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Shore-to-Shore - Shecks Camp
Near: CadillacMI (Weather)
Number of
3 Total
50 Difficulty: Easy Trail
Trail Description Part of Shore-to-Shore
Best Time to Visit
Times to Avoid
Campground Camp: The camp is on the shore of the Boardman River, and is a drop-in camp. There is a hand pumped well, and a well requiring a 5000 Watt generator. Ranch Rudolf has a restaurant, and for a price you can also get hot showers. The trail East (Kalkaska) leaves camp near the road exit. The trail West (Mud Lake) goes around Traverse City & may have much car traffic. The South Spur (Hopkins Creek) splits off the trail to the West a short distance from camp.
Human Facilities: Horse Facilities: Operated by: Contact: Additional Information
Pump Water, Tie-up Michigan DNR

, MI
Additional Info
Directions Located 19 miles from Kalkaska Camp Driving Directions: From US-131 North of Cadillac, take Supply Road (S. Boardman Road) West to Brown Bridge Road. Turn left onto Brown Bridge Road, and camp access is on the left. Ranch Rudolf is very near the trail camp, and you can follow the Ranch Rudolf signs to the camp.
This information was provided by MichiganHorseLovers on 3/20/2003 10:18:53 PM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)