Bowman Lake Trailhead

Huron-Manistee National Forests, Near Branch, Michigan

Bowman Lake Trailhead does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Going North - From Bowman Lake Trailhead to Timber Creek Trailhead, visitors will go through the Bowman Lake Semi-Primitive Nonmotorized Area, travel along the Pere Marquette National Scenic River near Sulak and Upper Branch Bridge river access sites, until crossing US-10 and arriving at the Timber Creek Trailhead.

M-55 to Bowman Lake Trailhead -

Going South - From Bowman Lake Trailhead to 76th Street Trailhead, hikers will travel toward and along the Pere Marquette National Scenic River.  As hikers travel south, away from Bowman Lake, the terrain will get progressively less hilly.  Glacial depressions are found in this area and provide homes for many species of wildlife

Bowman Lake Trailhead to Nichols Lake North Trailhead -