Due to recent high water and flooding, sections of the boardwalk may be underwater. 

Overview: Out-and-back, walking route, views of Canada and the St Clair River

Time: 20 minutes

Distance: 1-mile out-and-back

Level: Easy

Trail Surface: Asphalt/Concrete 

Amenities - Restrooms and Food


  • Views of the St Clair River
  • Nearby shopping and restaurants
  • Algonac Clay Historical Museum
  • Local events hosted in the park
  • Visit the Algonac Trail Towns Page to learn more

Parking and Trail Access

Smith Street Parking Lot – 400 Smith Street, Algonac, MI 48001
The parking lot is located at the corner of Smith Street and Michigan Street behind the Dairy Queen.

Access the boardwalk by following Smith Street east, then crossing St Clair River Dr/M-29 at the marked crosswalk.  The start of the boardwalk is located on the south side of the boat launch.

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