Adventures

Earth Week Plus Adventures Schedule

Mark your calendars with your favorite adventures. What a great way to get outside and enjoy Northern Michigan while celebrating Earth Day all spring! The Earth Week Plus Adventures take place in Northern Michigan from Cheboygan to Mackinaw City, Indian River and more. Please note locations and contact information in the Adventures details below.


Notice: All Cheboygan EWP events have been rescheduled for 2021.

2020 Adventures Schedule

Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch. April & May. Mackinaw City (mackinacraptorwatch.org).

Wednesday, April 15, 6:30pm. Snakes Alive with Jim McGrath. Cheboygan Area Public Library.

Wednesday, April 22, 3-3:30pm. Come with signs, Help Celebrate Earth Day. Western Ave. at Lincoln.

Saturday, April 25, 10:00pm. March for Science. Meet at corner of State and Main Streets. Cheboygan. Bring signs.

Saturday, April 25, 2pm. Duncan Bay Nature Preserve Trail Walk. Little Traverse Nature Conservancy. From Cheboygan take US 23 East to Duncan Ave. Travel .8 mile on Duncan. The parking area and logo sign will be on the left.

Monday, April 27, 6:30pm. Aaron Harke of Durocher – Kokosing Industries will discuss contamination dredging at an Indiana Harbor, IN. Cheboygan Public Library.

Wednesday, April 29, 6:30pm. Virtual visit to the Headlands Dark Sky Park with Shelley House. Cheboygan Public Library.

Saturday, May 9, 11:00am. Guided Sturgeon Viewing Tour at Upper Black River. Call Brenda 231-625-2776 to register. Meet at Lorenzo’s.

Monday, May 11, 6:30pm. Bird Stories, with Tanya Procknow, Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist. Cheboygan Public Library.

Saturday, May 16, 11am. Oden Fish Hatchery guided tour on a one mile trail. Meet at Visitor’s Center at 3377 US 31, Oden, MI  (231-348-0998).

Monday, May 18, 5-7pm. Do-it-Yourself Rain Barrel at Festival Square. Sponsored by Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council and the Great Lakes Commission. Space limited. Pre-register at website: watershedcouncil.org.

Saturday, May 23, 10:00am, Cheboygan Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour. 975 N. Huron, Cheboygan.

Wednesday, May 20, 6:00pm. The Need to Grow (video) – How we can help regenerate our planet’s dying soil. Cheboygan Public Library.

Sunday, May 31, 2:00pm. Tour Harvest Thyme Farm and Vineyard. 4848 Indian Trail, Cheboygan.

Tuesday, June 23, 1-3pm. Visit the U of M Biological Station in Pellston to learn how to keep birds from flying into windows.

Date TBA  6pm with repeat at 7pm. Tour the USGS research vessels Sturgeon and Arcticus docked on the Cheboygan River. Contact Andrea Miehls: 989-734-4768 x135 amiehls@glfc.org.