Overview: Loop route on island, free ferry ride for pedestrians and bicycles, option to explore other parts of the island

Time: 35 minutes

Distance: 7 mile loop

Level: Intermediate

Trail Surface: Asphalt/Concrete

Ride with GPS: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36612005

The entire bike ride consists of LOCAL ROAD ROUTES, and BUSY ROAD ROUTES


  • Island Bike Ride
  • Ferry Ride is Free for Pedestrians and Bicyclists
  • Wildlife and waterfowl viewing
  • Freighter viewing from S Channel Drive

Parking and Trail Access

Main Land: Clay Township Park – 4768 Pointe Tremble Rd, Algonac, MI 48001
The park is located in Clay Township off Point Tremble Road (M-29). There is a small parking lot off Lakepointe Blvd or a larger lot off Taft Road. The Ferry is located 0.7 miles east of the Park. Use the paved shoulder on Point Tremble Road (M-29) to get to the Ferry. Park amenities include playground, splash pad, walking paths, pavilion, recreation areas, concession building and drinking fountain, and restrooms.

Harsens Island: Browne’s Field – 1500 N Channel Drive, Clay Twp, MI 48001
The parking lot is located on Harsens Island off Columbine Road. There is a pavilion with sport fields, playground and restrooms.

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