River Walk - Crystal Falls, Michigan

 

river walkThis handicap accessible walkway begins at Lincoln Park, located on the East bank of the Paint River just north of Highway M-69. The path runs along the Paint River upstream toward the golf course. Along the walk are benches, barrier free fishing piers, and an interpretive nature trail with signs. The interpretive trail is a project of the Forest Park grade school students. Improvements to Lincoln Park include the establishment of off-street parking and a barrier free ramp down the to the river walk.

The walkway is available to tourists, students, and residents to learn of the local flora, fauna, water quality, history, and geology, developing an environmental awareness vital to citizens. In addition, it is a popular site suited for hiking, and bird watching. The walkway has become a popular spot for scenic outdoor weddings. If you would like to reserve the area for your wedding contact the City Clerk's office at 906-875-3212 Ext 5. With a reservation the you will be assured to have the walkway for your exclusive use for a short wedding ceremony.