Best Trails Near Houghton Lake MI

Houghton Lake has 2 trails in the vicinity, including 1 for campgrounds and 1 for flatwater kayaking & canoeing. These trails range from 0 to 85 miles in length. The longest trail in Houghton Lake is Muskegon River a well-known trail measuring 85 miles in total length.

The most popular trail is Muskegon River. Trails.com member Sarah S. recently completed Muskegon River.

More information on the best trails in Houghton Lake can be found below.
  • Muskegon River

    2 Reviews

    Houghton Lake, MI

    A sleepy section of Michigan’s second-longest river that is ideal for family camping trips. The Muskegon River is the friendly giant of Michigan rivers. It is the state’s second-biggest river ...
    •  26 - 30 hours
    •  85 miles
    •  Guide

    A sleepy section of Michigan’s second-longest river that is ideal for family camping trips. The Muskegon River is the friendly ...

  • Reedsburg Dam State Forest Campground

    0 Reviews

    Houghton Lake, MI

    A dam on the Muskegon River created the Dead Stream Flooding, one of the Lower Peninsula’s biggest managed wetlands projects. Birders will find plenty of waterfowl in the marshy areas, and paddlers ...
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    A dam on the Muskegon River created the Dead Stream Flooding, one of the Lower Peninsula’s biggest managed wetlands projects. ...