Jul 9 2019

Meet Michigan’s laziest river: The Chipp’

2019-07-09T09:02:31+00:00July 9th, 2019|Recreation|

Master miles and miles of winding waters via tube, kayak, canoe or paddle board in Isabella County. Known as “Michigan’s laziest river” the Chippewa River is perfect for a leisurely trip downstream with friends and family. Float, paddle, or walk; whichever you prefer, it’s up to you! Not only will you experience the tranquility of nature,

Mar 15 2019

Central Michigan – A golfer’s paradise

2019-05-10T08:54:19+00:00March 15th, 2019|Recreation|

Men’s and Women’s golf groups. Meet here. Whether you’re looking for championship layouts and challenges or a relaxing weekend of oasis golf, the Central Michigan area has it all. Spend your days enjoying rolling links and wooded fairways, while spending your nights exploring the Mt. Pleasant dining, shopping and nightlife, or experience the world-class entertainment and

Feb 8 2019

Winter Fun for the Whole Family in the Mt. Pleasant Area

2019-02-08T10:31:12+00:00February 8th, 2019|Mt. Pleasant, Recreation|

When it comes to spending time with your loved ones, it’s the small moments that make the biggest difference. The Mt. Pleasant area offers a variety of opportunities to make those moments into lasting memories. From hands-on museums and art classes, to sledding hills and trampoline parks, the community offers a number of places to make

Oct 5 2018

The BEST Places for Fall Colors in Central Michigan

2019-06-12T08:42:53+00:00October 5th, 2018|Mt. Pleasant, Recreation|

The leaves are changing, Friday nights are for football and warm pumpkin spice lattes have replaced refreshing lemonade; fall is in the air. We now say goodbye to the hot days of a Michigan summer and welcome the cool flurry of fall. To celebrate the changing of the seasons, we’ve gathered the best places to catch

Aug 3 2018

Blog Take Over presents: Exploring Bundy Hill Preserve, the Tallest Point in Isabella County by Katelyn Maylee, CWC

2018-08-03T08:50:02+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Recreation|

Exploring Bundy Hill Preserve, the Tallest Point in Isabella County Whether you’re a longtime Mt. Pleasant resident or a first time visitor, it may come as a surprise to learn that in addition to the city’s beautiful parks, there are also several unique nature preserves located just outside of the city center. These preserves, owned and

Jul 20 2018

Explore more than 1,000 acres of parkland in Isabella County

2019-07-08T09:28:08+00:00July 20th, 2018|Family Fun, Recreation|

It is said that stepping into the outdoors is like truly stepping into yourself. With more than 1,000 acres of parkland, Isabella County is filled with opportunities to unplug from the hustle and bustle of life, and embrace the tranquility of the outdoors. Whether you’re a(n) adventurer, relaxer, stroller or fun seeker, the Mt. Pleasant area

Jan 25 2018

Blog Take Over Presents Pre-planned golf outing: How this group hits a hole-in-one for you by Nathan Reens MLive

2018-01-25T15:54:43+00:00January 25th, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Recreation, Sports|

We've all been there when planning a golf trip: Scouring the internet or burning up valuable hours on the phone while looking for the best hotel rates, trying to determine which courses are right for your group and finding what tee times are available. It's tiring. It's stressful. It's frustrating. And it gets confusing as you

Jun 9 2017

Blog Take Over Presents: Summer Fun in the Sun at Isabella County Parks by Katrina Stock

2017-06-09T15:10:09+00:00June 9th, 2017|Blog Take Overs, Family Fun, Recreation|

Whether you are looking for a relaxing day on the beach, a nature hike, a camping experience, free programs for the kids or a place to play disc golf, Isabella County Parks has your summer covered. Visit the sandy beaches at Coldwater Lake Family Park, Deerfield Nature Park and Herrick Recreation Area. We are proud to

Sep 30 2016

Blog Take Over Presents: Mt. Pleasant Parks and Riverwalk Trail by Molli Ferency

2016-10-03T09:31:07+00:00September 30th, 2016|Blog Take Overs, Recreation|

So long, summer! Fall made its official arrival this month, which means in a matter of weeks, the leaves will transform from lush shades of green to vibrant hues of red, orange and yellow. To take in the beauty of the autumn season, residents and visitors of the City of Mt. Pleasant have access to a

Jun 22 2016

Blog Take Over Presents: Play on The Way by Sue Ann Kopmeyer

2016-09-20T09:27:52+00:00June 22nd, 2016|Blog Take Overs, Recreation|

Summer is the perfect time to get outside for some park fun. This year, Isabella County Parks has partnered with CMU, RPL (Recreation Park & Leisure) Department to offer the new Play on the Way Program out at 3 of the county parks; Deerfield Nature Park, Coldwater Lake Family Park and Herrick Recreation Area. Play on