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Hoist Lake Area, MI

US Forest Service

Hoist Lake Area

Hoist Lake foot travel area encompasses almost 10,000 acres of pine, aspen and hardwood forest. There are 19 miles of looped trail. Hiking trails and back-country skiing are permitted; however, there ...[more]

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Directions

Hoist Lake East Trailhead and Parking Lot

From Grayling -

  • Travel east on M-72 for 22 miles.
  • Turn left and travel north on M-72/M-33 for 5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel east on M-72 for 15.9 miles.
  • Turn right and travel south on M-65/M-72 for 6.5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel west on FR 4182 for <.5 miles.
  • The site is located on the right.

From Harrisville -

  • Travel west on M-72 for 22 miles.
  • Turn left and travel south on M-65 for .5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel west on FR 4182 for <.5 miles.
  • The site is located on the right.

Hoist Lake West Trailhead and Parking Lot

From Grayling -

  • Travel east on M-72 for 22 miles.
  • Turn left and travel north on M-72/M-33 for 5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel east on M-72 for 15.9 miles.
  • Turn right and travel south on M-65/M-72 for .75 miles.
  • Turn right and travel west on F-32/Aspen Alley Rd. for 5 miles.
  • Turn left and travel south on FR 3977 for <.5 miles.
  • The site is located on the right.

Activities
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
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