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Avalanche Preserve Recreation Area

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Great view, fun walk

Great scenic views over Lake Charlevoix from the Boyne side. Fun light hike to the top. Well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Naples, Florida
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Great view

Always a great time walking around or up the stairs with a view to match.. one of the great sites... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John I
Boyne City, Michigan
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1129 Wilson St, Boyne City, MI 49712-1592
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great scenic views over Lake Charlevoix from the Boyne side. Fun light hike to the top. Well maintained, and clean. Perfect for kids.

Thank PrimeGenes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a great time walking around or up the stairs with a view to match.. one of the great sites to see in Boyne City

Thank John I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Avalanche is a bit off the normal track for Boyne City. It is however worth finding off of Division. The hiking trails are nice. Get to the top and enjoy a fantastic view of Lake Charlevoix. Good way to get some exercise.

Thank Ken V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This State Park is open year round but is great in the summer. Great beach, campground, nature trails and boat launch. In the winter it features snow shoeing trails. and cross country skiing.

Thank 1Barron1
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This preserve offers a year round opportunity for families and individuals to explore the beautiful are of Boyne City. In the winter they have ice skating with free skates to use. There is a disc golf course and an awesome new fat tire bike course.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We went there with our kids and went sledding and ice skating. It was a great time. Went back at night, the shed was open and the workers were very helpful.

Thank sdamron2017
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of snow!! Great sledding and skating. You can skate and sled anytime but the warming house is open from 11am to 8pm and the lights are on after dark. The person in the warming house was friendly and provided free skates to use on...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This is simply the #1 spot in Boyne City, We are blessed to have so much property and you can walk, ride, Slide, Skate, throw or just plain hang out...Boyne City would not be as good as we are with out "Barn Mnt" Local terminology.

1  Thank Johnny M
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go for a run, walk, hike, bike ride, or a picnic. You can walk up the 400 plus steps and enjoy the view or you can take the hiking trail around and end up at the top too. It...More

3  Thank Ronald N
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a good hike. There are steps and a handrail to help in your climb to the top. It is particularly beautiful in the fall

Thank monicarN9277JW
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