The McQuisten Recreational area is located in Wetmore Michigan at the intersection of M94/M28 and FH 13.  This area is a series of ponds with a trail system so that the visitors can get a close up look at the various environments in the Upper Peninsula.  There is approximately a half mile of the trail that has been constructed as a board walk, making it handicapped accessible.   Informational plaques line the trail telling the story of Wetmore and it's charcoal kiln's.

The area is open free of charge to the public.

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Board Walk at McQuisten Recreational Area  Charcoal Kiln Plaque Cox Pond McQuisten Plaque Sand Hill Crane



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