Date: Saturday, August 19, 2023
Location: Ottawa Sands, 18153 N Shore Dr, Spring Lake, MI 49456
Join the Land Conservancy of West Michigan and botanist Bill Martinus for a free, guided hike through Ottawa Sands! Throughout the hike, Bill will share about the history and acquisition of the Ottawa Sands property by Ottawa County Parks, as well as basic property information, geography, and a natural features inventory.
The hike will be around 1.6 miles round trip. The trail is mostly gravel, with some hilly sections of loose sand. Space is limited, so please register on Eventbrite to attend (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ottawa-sands-guided-hike-tickets-676123332087?aff=oddtdtcreator)! The event will happen rain or shine, come dressed for the weather. We will meet at the Ottawa Sands trailhead. Due to construction, parking will be available at Coast Guard Park.
The Land Conservancy of West Michigan is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that works to keep nature nearby and help people protect, enjoy, and care for natural land in West Michigan. We conserve land by creating public nature preserves, providing support to communities and local governments creating natural areas, and helping private landowners protect their own land.