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April 2024

Episode #2103 | week of April 4, 2024

Ontario / Michigan's Lower Peninsula

“OUR FAVORITE HIKES PART 1”

We have hiked in so many great places that we couldn’t bring them all to you in one show. Today we will concentrate on Michigan’s Lower Peninsula and Canada including the Huron Manistee National Forest.

Episode #2104 | week of April 11, 2024

Michigan's Upper Peninsula

“OUR FAVORITE HIKES PART 2”

This is part 2 of our favorite hikes and it takes us to the Upper Peninsula and beyond. So, grab your boots and watch as we head into the back country with part 2 of our favorite hikes.

Episode #2105 | week of April 18, 2024

Grayling / Detroit, Michigan

“THE LAST OF THE OLD GROWTH FORESTS IN MICHIGAN"

We take a trip to the last old growth forest in Michigan. One of the largest state parks in the Lower Peninsula, Hartwick Pines features 49 acres of old-growth pine forest, a visitor center and logging museum, a modern campground and 21 miles of trails.

Episode #2006 | week of April 25, 2024

Schoolcraft County, Michigan

“CENTRAL UPPER PENINSULA CIRCLE TOUR”

Join Host Tom O’Boyle as he takes us on a tour of the central U.P. With stops from Fayette Historic Site all the way to the Seul Choix Point Lighthouse at the other end, and lots of cool places in between.

May 2024

Episode #1902 | week of May 2, 2024

Upper Peninsula, Michigan

“HIAWATHA NATIONAL FOREST PART 1”

We spend a lot of time in the Hiawatha National Forest hiking and exploring and that’s what we are going to do on this 2-part special. It all starts on the Bruno’s Run Hiking Trail.

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