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Living in Lenawee

Recreation

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Lenawee County provides recreational activities for all ages to enjoy!  From our lakes and trails to skydiving and golf courses, beautiful Lenawee County, Michigan, is filled with fun ways to spend with family and friends.

Lakes

Enjoy the numerous choices of lakes that Lenawee County provides. Visit Wamplers Lake which has about 780 acres that provides boating, camping and daily beach access. Or Devil’s Lake, located in Onsted, that has great water for boating and fishing. There are many lakes available in Lenawee County for you and your family and friends to visit.

Parks

Not only does Lenawee County offer various parks throughout the county, but it also provides state parks such as Lake Hudson State Recreation Area and W.J. Hayes State Park. Lake Hudson Park is a 2200-acre park surrounding Lake Hudson. Don’t miss out on Lake Hudson’s new “Dark Sky Preserve”, picnic areas, beaches, campground space and more! W.J. Hayes State Park also offers campgrounds, public beaches and gaming areas. This park is located around Wampler’s Lake, an all sports lake, and Round Lake, a no wake lake. The park provides 654-acres of entertainment including 185 mini campsites and two mini cabins. Take a trip around the Hidden Lake Gardens' 755 acres featuring botanical gardens, arboretums, and miles of visitor-friendly pathways. Learn more about individual parks.

Trails

Take a hike along the Heritage Park Trail and Kiwanis Trail. The Heritage Park Trail is located in Adrian and is 6 miles in distance. Not only can you hike down the trail but Heritage Park also allows biking. If you are looking for a trail that is longer in distance, visit the Kiwanis Trail. This trail stretches over 8.5 miles and allows biking, hiking, roller blading and more! Plan your next hiking trip on some of Lenawee County, Michigan, trails.

Festivals

Many festivals are offered throughout the year in Lenawee County. Some of the most popular are Art-A-Licious, Blues and Brews Festival and Appleumpkin. Art-A-Licious is located in downtown Adrian and provides the community with food, entertainment and artists that show and sell their work. Blues and Brews is also located in downtown Adrian. The Blues and Brews festival delivers Michigan’s finest brewed beer and great blues music! Appleumpkin has been part of life in Tecumseh for 20 years. The festival offers carnival games, crafts, rides, food and more! For more information about Lenawee County festivals.

Lenawee County Fair

The annual Lenawee County Fair is a place for family, friends and fun! The fair will take place July 20-26 of 2014. Not only will Midway Rides be at the 2014 Lenawee County Fair but also the 4H Chicken Barbeque, fireworks, music and the annual parade. Don’t miss out on the various activities and entertainment that help preserve Lenawee’s family values and agriculture heritage.

Michigan International Speedway

If speed is your thing, Michigan International Speedway brings racing and fanfare to the region. Aside from races, it is a venue for major concerts, festivals, and outdoor activities. Located near Brooklyn, MI, Irish Hills, and W.J. Hayes State Park, lodging and fun can be found just around the corner! For more information about Michigan International Speedway, including location and upcoming events.

Fun Activities in Lenawee County, Michigan

Skydive Tecumseh

Thinking about being more adventurous in Lenawee County? Take a dive at Skydive Tecumseh. These set of experienced and professional jumpers help you make the dive of your life over Tecumseh! The team offers tandem jumps and lessons to become a certified skydiver. Skydive Tecumseh deals with only the safest equipment and an excellent diving record. For more information about Skydive Tecumseh.

Murder Mystery Dinner Train

Welcome aboard the Murder Mystery Dinner Train. Located in Blissfield, the Murder Mystery Train offers fine dining and a mystery of murder performed by an acting troupe. Don’t miss out on the adventurous ride and book your trip now!

Irish Hills

Looking for some form of entertainment that is fun for the whole family? Look no further than the Irish Hills. Irish Hills provides parks and recreation, lakes, trails and provides Mystery Hill where you can defy gravity and much more! Irish Hills is the place to be!

Golf Courses

Lenawee County delivers an array of golf courses throughout the county. Wolf Creek, Raisin Valley and Mission Point Golf Courses are only a few of the many that are available in the area. Most are available to the public and offers 18 holes of enjoyable entertainment. Find your local golf courses today!

The Centre

The Centre is a state of the art facility where you can get in shape, play sports, connect with friends, have a meal together, and enjoy family time. The Centre offers a variety of services to support the physical, social, spiritual wellness of individuals and families. The Centre is open to all in our community. Membership prices have been designed to be affordable and competitive. Guests are welcome everyday and can pay a Guest fee. For more information, visit the Centre's website or call the Christian Family Centre at (517) 263-6232.

The YMCA

The YMCA is an inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. The Adrian, MI, YMCA facility includes a gym/fitness center, swimming pool, state-licensed childcare, as well as sports and recreation programs for youth and adults alike.