If you’re ready for a totally unique outdoor experience, its time to Go Ape! Way more than just zip lines, Go Ape is a 2-3-hour journey through the forest canopy as you take on suspended obstacles, Tarzan swings and breathtaking zip lines – all with an incredible view.
The Metroparks are proud to play a special part in the lives of so many southeast Michigan residents. As we honor our 75th year, we want to celebrate the Metroparks experiences you’ve enjoyed with family and friends. Please share your stories, photos and memories with us.
HCMA is conducting a parks and recreation needs survey to inform the development of our 2018-2022 Recreation Plan. While the survey process will include a representative sampling of residents reflecting the diversity of the five-county Metroparks service area, we want as much feedback as possible! Please consider taking 10-15 minutes to complete our survey by March 3rd.
Metroparks Takes Important Step to Conserve Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Ryan Colliton, HCMA Stewardship Coordinator In September of 2016, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake was listed as threatened by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. As such, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake will…
To me, maple sugaring is the first sweet taste of spring. Weeks before the snow melts and the first leaf buds, maple trees begin to shake off their winter dormancy. As winter ends, the cycle of night time freezing temperatures and daytime thawing temperatures triggers the maple’s sap to begin flowing.
The holidays are over. The days are getting longer. New year’s resolutions are in full swing. Statistics show that the top two changes Americans want to make, in 2017, are to improve their overall health and improve their overall lives.
This first public meeting is an informal open house, designed to give attendees the opportunity to learn about the planning process and express general opinions about the future of the park; there will be no formal presentation. Participants will browse…
Add special meaning to your next visit to a Huron-Clinton Metropark – drop off a new, unwrapped toy to brighten a child’s Christmas through the Toys for Tots program.
The Huron-Clinton Metroparks has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.
Michigan has a rich history in military service to our nation, our states, and our communities. In gratitude, The Huron-Clinton Metroparks will waive vehicle entry fees and boat launch fees on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016. The director of…