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Michigan State Parks Turn 100 Years Old


With events planned for the entire year, there’s no limit to how you can join The Michigan Department of Natural Resources in celebrating 100 years of Michigan State Parks!

Merchandise and collectibles, including T-shirts, hats, totes, posters and more, are available for purchase at Also, the Michigan DNR has partnered with the Michigan Geocaching Organization to offer 100 new caches; just download the App on a smartphone and track the coordinates. Events all across the state can be found by clicking here.

In addition, you can share pictures from Michigan state parks via an online memory map. More than 300 pictures have already been shared! You can participate by visiting

To learn more about the year-long celebration, click here. 

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