First Ascent:Backpack Sleeping Bear Dunes/Mackinac
Come hike the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, one of the most beautiful places Michigan has to offer! The park was established for its outstanding natural features, including dunes, beaches, forests, and ancient glacial phenomena on the shores of Lake Michigan. After two nights we'll head to the solitude of Wilderness State Park and spend a day on the historic grounds of Mackinac Island, We will explore the beautiful island by bike, the preferred method of transportation on car-free Mackinac. This will truly be a trip to remember, in places that beg to be returned to again and again.