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Address: Alpena, MI
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Beauty and the Birds

The bi-path is well cared for and a beautiful place to walk or ride bikes. The scenery along the river is unparalleled. Swans, ducks and geese abound. It is the perfect place to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon L
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Bellaire, Michigan, USA
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Bellaire, Michigan, USA
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29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bi-path is well cared for and a beautiful place to walk or ride bikes. The scenery along the river is unparalleled. Swans, ducks and geese abound. It is the perfect place to stay healthy and happy.

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Thank Sharon L
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have walked this path both day and night and felt completely safe every time. It's a great place to take a romantic stroll by the river or a family outing.

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Thank Mischele K
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58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Outstanding trail. Very wide and well maintained. There weren't any holes, this is a great trail to go on if you're a runner.

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Thank Big_Bones_Daddy
Alpena, Michigan
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

nice ride with lovely views of the thunder bay river, which is the best part - not crowded, pets welcome on a leash

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1 Thank 7eaters82
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Bike paths are not that well marked. We got lost a few times. Riding on the shoulder of a busy road is not safe for kids. All bike paths should have clear BIG signs and paved for safety and guidance. I was not impressed at all. It will be the last time I visit the area.

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Thank Mś L
Livonia, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We went at sunset it was beautiful. Took a lot of pictures. Something new that is old. would recommend it

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Thank aharvath
Michigan
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We have been to the Alpena Bi-Path trails three times in the last month, and we leave more impressed each time. The views in some areas are breathtaking! We rode about 10 miles around Alpena the last time, includingA stretch down the breaker wall with the blue handrails along the Alpena harbor. You can see a lot of historic old... More 

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Thank DJ3423
Milan, Michigan
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171 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I haven't been on the entire Bi-Path, but the portion we use regularly works out great! We use it to bike into the downtown area during big events like the 4th of July, Maritime Festival, and Brown Trout Festival when parking near the event is at a premium. We park at Duck Park/Island Park lot on the corner of US-23... More 

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Thank vwp11
Alpena, Michigan
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Well maintained cycling and walking path around the city, through some very picturesque areas, it's a great way to see town and get a little exercise at the same time.

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Alpena, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We love being able to see the town and bike along the river! Very bike friendly community!! You can see all the sites on your bike!!!

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Thank nblury

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