Parks & Recreation

Montague Township is proud to have four fantastic parks within its borders, all open to the entire community for free. From soccer and softball fields, to hiking and biking trails through beautiful woods, we have a lot to offer!

Montague Township Park

Montague Township Park is located at the corner of Hancock & Whitbeck Roads. This is our sports complex, featuring soccer fields, basketball courts, a volleyball court, 2 softball fields, shuffleboard courts, 2 large picnic pavilions with large grills, and kids playground equipment.

Pavilion Rental: The township park has 2 pavilions available for rental to township residents. To rent a pavilion, contact the Township Clerk at 231-894-5920, or click here for more information.

Location: Corner of Hancock & Whitbeck Roads
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Park Happenings

White Lake Shuffleboard Club
The White Lake Shuffleboard Club meets at the Montague Township Park on Whitbeck Road just south of Dowling street. We meet on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. You do not have to be there every time.

Weather permitting, we play …
May, June & September from 1:30 – 3:45
July & August from 9:30 – 11:45

Membership is only $5 for the season. New members are welcome. Come and observe or try it out. Experience not required. We have the equipment needed and can teach you.

For more info call:
231-343-8507 (Marty)
231-894-9493 (Christi)

Clear Springs Nature Preserve

Clear Springs Nature Preserve is located off Fruitvale Road, just east of Business and Expressway US31. This is a 100 acre nature preserve for hiking, dog walking, trail jogging, canoeing in small ponds, picnicking with families. A unique terrain offers beautiful scenic views and small hills for hiking.

Location: Entrance at the intersection of Fruitvale & Henderson Roads
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Red Pine Removal – Posted 9/28/16
Great Lakes Logging was recently hired to cut down all the dead red pine, which were diseased by the red pine bore.
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Park Vandalism – Posted 9/28/16
Unfortunately, vandalism has struck CSNP again, with someone breaking our donation box.
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Clear Springs Nature Preserve

Clear Springs Nature Preserve

Henderson Road Nature Center & Disc Golf Course

Henderson Road Nature Center & Disc Golf Course is located 1/2 mile North of Clear Springs Nature Preserve on Henderson Road. This is a flat and level park, with a small lake, surrounded by a 7/10ths of a mile long dolomite bike path, which is good for wheelchairs and bikes. There are two picnic pavilions on site with a hand-pump water well.

The local disc golf club, Whitehall Disc Golf, hosts a challenging 18-hole disc golf course through an Oak forest. It’s FREE to play!

The club also hosts The Annual Henderson Open …
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Location: On Henderson Road, about 1/2 mile North of Fruitvale Road.
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Henderson Road Nature Center

Henderson Road Nature Center

Hart-Montague Rail Trail

Montague Township is also proud to host 3 full miles of the Hart-Montague Rail Trail bicycle path within our boundaries.

Hart-Montague Rail Trail bicycle path