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Address: 8251 Germania Road, Cass City, MI 48726
Phone Number: +1 989-856-4411
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This is a very interesting place!

A must see for those interested in the history of life of Native Peoples of Michigan! Lovely walk and worth the time to explore!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 August 2016
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Lapeer, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The trail from the parking lot to the petroglyphs was well maintained, pretty short, and easy to follow. There was a ranger who was knowledgeable about the history & lore of petroglyphs, and Native American history in general, who showed us around the petroglyphs. There is also a longer circular trail in the park so people can explore the wooded... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

My husband is writing a novel set in this part of Michigan, and we've been wandering around getting background information. The petroglyphs are a fascinating bit of history/folklore that we enjoyed very much. Don, the ranger/caretaker, suggested a visit to the Ziibiwing Center in Mount Pleasant, which helped put the petroglyphs into context. Both are worth the visit!

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Thank Ellen T
Tri Cities
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

A must see for those interested in the history of life of Native Peoples of Michigan! Lovely walk and worth the time to explore!

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Thank Angel_UberLiciousArt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Have wanted to visit here for a while! Very nice, the trail back was well groomed and had benches along the way. Once at the petroglyphs there is another interpretive display, there was also an interpreter there who told us more about the area and the petroglyphs. We had my nearly 87 year old Grama with us, and she was... More 

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Evanston, Il
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were lucky enough to find Park Ranger Don at the site of the main collection of petroglyphs. He was exceptionally well informed on the history of the petroglyphs, their symbology, and the native Americans who created them. He spent about 30 minutes walking us through the glyphs and it made for a fascinating narrative. We walked part of the... More 

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Very informative and in a beautiful area, the rangers have done their research. American Indian's Sacred Ground that is still used for ceremonies to this day.

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Warren, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Okay, being the brave soul that I am, I decided to follow the track into the parking lot. I got stuck. Thankfully, a young couple helped push the car out of the lot. I parked on the side of the road. I walked as far as I could on the trail. Then a sign warned of danger that the bridge... More 

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Thank Susan M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

It has been years since we came here. When we came before there was no fence and was exposed to the elements. This time we could not get close due to the fence being locked. The Petroglyphs are open for viewing Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Memorial Day through Labor Day The rest of the park has... More 

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Perry, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Worth seeing if you're in the area but make sure you go during business hours so you get the short tour explaining what you're looking at. Otherwise, the carvings are guarded behind a large fence and you won't see much. Also, when we visited late July, the entire trail was not open due to one of the bridges being out... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

On Saturdays during the summer months, there is generally a guide available so that visitors can get an up-close view. The guide shared some history and interesting stories. The 'tour' is short enough that youngsters won't grow restless. Amazing carvings. A drive worth taking.

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