The 5.5-mile segment of trail between the Dune Climb and Empire officially opened on Friday, June 6, almost a month ahead of the construction timeline. The new segment doubles the trail length to 9.5 miles from Empire to Glen Arbor.
- Contact Pam Darling, Development Director for TART Trails (firstname.lastname@example.org or 231-941-4300).
- Stay tuned for more exciting trail news on facebook.
- Download the Phase II Brochure.
- Signup to receive the e-newsletter with updates on the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail.
The Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail is a project of the Leelanau Scenic Heritage Route Committee (LSHR). Trail development is a partnership between the LSHR Committee, the Michigan Department of Transportation, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Friends of Sleeping Bear Dunes, and TART Trails. Funding for trail development comes from federal and state grants, foundations, and individual donations.