Ruckel's Bridge - Think Dunes - Silver Lake Sand Dunes

Ruckel’s Bridge

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Get to know this 2.3-mile loop trail near Mears, Michigan. Generally considered an easy route, it takes an average of 53 min to complete. This trail is great for birding, hiking, and walking, and it’s unlikely you’ll encounter many other people while exploring. The best times to visit this trail are June through June. Ruckel’s Bridge Day Use Trail is a fun, quick loop along the base of the Silver Lake Sand Dunes. Parking is located off of N. Lighthouse Drive, and the trail heads out for a short loop. Be sure to stop to take in the views of the dunes at the northern end of the loop.


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