Upper Peninsula: 3. Seney National Wildlife Refuge

Storm, Roger E.; Wedzel, Susan M.
January 1997
Hiking Michigan;1997, p11
Book Chapter
Chapter 3 of the book "Hiking Michigan" is presented. It offers information on the Seney National Wildlife Refuge in Upper Peninsula, Michigan. The park covers 95,455 acres of land intricately mottled with marsh, bog, swamp and forest. The Visitor Center is located about 5 miles south of Seney and the entrance is on the west side of the highway. A map of the park is also presented.


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