Class I Hamlin Lake, MI

Hamlin Lake Water Trail (Hamlin Lake Canoe Trail Access to South Bayou Park)

The Ludington State Park Canoe Trail is a near-shore paddling trail for the canoeist with minimal experience. The length of the trail is four miles, and may take 1 to 3 hours to complete. There are 3 portages across marshy areas, so visitors should be prepared to carry the canoe short distances. Canoeists may encounter a large variety of waterfowl, birds, or other animals including swans, herons, and eagles. (

Section Details

Trip Length Partial Day, 20.0 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping Yes
Manager State, Ludington State Park
Wild & Scenic No
Water Trail Yes
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