Grand Rapids (and the surrounding area) now has its own hiking guide. Just published, Falcon Guide Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Rapids, Michigan describes 20 hikes mostly within an hour’s drive from Grand Rapids. You can find where to access the local leg of the North Country Trail, look for birds and other wildlife at the Otis Sanctuary, or choose from 6 different lakeshore areas from Saugatuck to Muskegon. Maps, distances, trail types, etc. are all included.
Each branch has a copy, so check one out, take advantage of this beautiful fall weather, and start walking!