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2017 Fall Tour of the Big 400

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Gerald E Eddy Discovery Center (Waterloo State Recreation Area)

1730 Bush Rd

Chelsea, MI 48118

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Join us for this one of a kind bus tour experience this fall in the Big 400. This tour allows time for important networking and a fun way to be in the know about the businesses, parks, and latest happenings of the Big 400!

What is the Big 400?

Simply speaking, it's a Pure Michigan region that encompasses a 20 mile by 20-mile area, hence the term “Big 400.” A big chunk of the Big 400 is the Waterloo & Pinckney Recreation Areas which include 33,000+ acres of outdoor fun. They offer more Michigan state park than you’ll find anywhere south of the Mackinac Bridge. The Big 400 also includes amazing towns like Chelsea, Manchester, Dexter, Hell, Pinkney, Brooklyn, and many more! There are a variety of experiences waiting for you in the Big 400, from a classic winery in east Jackson to a thrilling NASCAR race in Brooklyn, our area has something for anyone seeking Small Town Living, Great Big Parks, and Great Big Fun!

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The tour includes a behind the scenes tour of Robin Hill's Farm in Chelsea, interpretative tour at Mill Creek, and other destinations along the way. As you comfortably cruise to each location, our entertaining and informative step on guides will make sure you are informed about the latest happenings in the Big 400 including:

  • Balancing nature and commerce in the Big 400
  • DNR Tips -Best places local places to mountain bike, hike, bird watch, kayak, hunt, and much more about outdoor recreation!
  • Nature areas and tour hot spots!
  • Fun facts and takeaways!

Schedule:
8:00 AM Continental Breakfast/Registration/DNR Eddy Discovery Center Tour

Driving tour with informative docents! Stops with behind the scenes tours. Food and beverages provided!

2:30-3:00 PM Bus returns to Eddy Discover Center at Waterloo

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Space is limited, RSVP today!

The mission of the Big 400 is to prepare and execute plans which stimulate commerce in the communities sharing a common border local and state public lands, while concurrently partnering with the stewards of these public lands to promote and encourage their use and preservation. www.thebig400.com


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Gerald E Eddy Discovery Center (Waterloo State Recreation Area)

1730 Bush Rd

Chelsea, MI 48118

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