With 4,461 acres of prime recreational lands, this top-rated park's scenic, hilly terrain surrounds beautiful 500-acre Stony Creek Lake. Park features include a nature center, a hike-bike trail, beaches, boat launch facilities, a disc golf course and an 18-hole regulation golf course.
Vehicle Entry Permit:
Trail users at Stony Creek Metropark can enjoy bicycling or inline skating around Stony Creek Lake on the paved 6.2-mile (10K) hike/bike trail, or mountain biking or hiking on the 14 miles of hilly, heavily wooded dirt trails that traverse the southwest side of the park. The Michigan Mountain Bike Association helps keep this area groomed. Helmets required on mountain bike trails.
How to get there from Detroit: NE of Rochester, north of Utica off Van Dyke Expressway (M53). From M53, take 26 Mile west 1.5 miles to park entrance. Trail starts near the golf course.
Stoney Creek's walking path—each time I have been there during the four seasons—has been in excellent shape. The rail around the lake keeps you from traffic areas for most part. Walking the six mile path you almost forget that you are still in southeast ...
"Nice trails,good beaches but the bike trail is little bit to narrow.I still recommend to visit, it is wort the time. "