Lost Twin Lakes Trail This trail is located 7 miles south of Houghton Lake on Reserve Rd (County Road 400). This 5K loop is an excellent wilderness experience. This trail features some elevation changes through beautiful primitive forest conditions.
In the area around Marl Lake (South Higgins Lake State Park) there are three loop trails:
Green Trail - 2 miles of trail, Red Trail - 3.5 mile loop much of it on the edge of the lake, Blue Trail - 5.5 mile loop with ½ of it along the edge of the lake. The terrain is fairly flat and goes around one end of Marl Lake with scenic views of the lake.
West Higgins Lake Cross-Country Ski Trail
Higgins Lake, 3 Mile Trail.
Offers a nice groomed track with all skill levels, featuring gently rolling hills and flat areas as well.
North Higgins Lake State Park
Groomed trails range from 1.5 to 6.5 miles along rolling terrain through beautiful pine forests perfect for the experienced and novice skier.
Tisdale Triangle Pathway and the Mason Tract Pathway
Tisdale Triangle (AuSable State Forest) - .5 Miles E of Roscommon via M-18 & Tisdale Rd
Mason Tract (AuSable State Forest) - M-72 & Chase Bridge Road, Grayling
Located near Roscommon and offer a combined total of nearly 20 miles of pristine trails.
Cross Country Ski Headquarters 9435 N Cut Rd (Cty Rd 100) Roscommon, MI 48653
This charming Nordic Skiing / Snowshoeing center includes 18 km of trails, has facilities for night skiing, a cozy lodge with food and hot beverages available. There is a complete store with sale or rental of cross county and snow shoeing equipment, clothing and accessories. Cross-Country Ski Headquarters has snowmaking equipment and frequently groomed trails.