State Line-Mile Post Zero

Type: Backcountry
Length: 0.40 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Ottawa NF, In Ottawa NF at State Line Picnic Area on Brule Lake W of Brule Mountain Ski Area.
State(s): Michigan
Counties: Inov
Latitude: 46.042
: -88.85218

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Historic trail; It is the beginning point of the only overland survey in the upper peninsula of Michigan. The original surveyor made a treaty with the Native Americans to allow his passage during the survey.

Additional Details

Width: 36 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: Soil

Average Grade: 5%
Maximum Grade: 10%
Elevation Low Point: 1,300
Elevation High Point: 1,300
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Recreation Staff Officer
US Forest Service
Ottawa NF
E6248 US Hwy. 2
Ironwood , MI 49938
(906) 932-1330



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