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Charles Ransom Preserve

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Address: Charlevoix, MI
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+1 231-547-2101
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The beauty of the woods here is matched by the spectacular view from the...

The beauty of the woods here is matched by the spectacular view from the top of the preserve.

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Breathtaking!

Must see!!! From Quarterline Rd go LEFT onto Maple Grove. Didn't hike the trails because it was cold and we weren't dressed to be hiking but would definitely do next time!

Reviewed 18 October 2015
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

My wife and I walked the trail through the preserve. No spectacular views or anything out of the ordinary. The trail is short and a pretty easy hike. I would say probably not worth the stop if you are pressed for time. It might be a nice place for locals, but not really a tourist attraction.

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Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Must see!!! From Quarterline Rd go LEFT onto Maple Grove. Didn't hike the trails because it was cold and we weren't dressed to be hiking but would definitely do next time!

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Take Quarterline road off of the Boyne City Road to Maple Grove until it dead ends. The Ransom Preserve is one of the highest overlooks in Charlevoix County. You can see Lake Charlevoix, North and South Fox Island and Beaver Island. The view is spectacular!. We have seen Bald Eagles and other raptors soaring over the preserve. The hiking trails... More 

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