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    River Raisin

    National Battlefield Park Michigan

Outdoor Activities

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Heritage Trail

Visit the River Raisin Heritage Trail website to learn more about outdoor activities in our area.

The Heritage Trail has eight miles of paved hike-bike trails that provide safe and scenic routes to walk, run, cycle and in-line skate. The trail connects major historic sites, state and local parks, nationally significant buildings and ecological features. Parking areas and facilities can be found along the trails for your convenience.

Click to download the trail map

Click to download a PDF of the brochure

 
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1812 Driving Tour

1812 Michigan Driving Tour

Get on the Route 1812 Driving Tour through Michigan, Ohio, and Ontario!

Join the driving force in preserving our historic automotive sites and supporting our unique automotive events.

Celebrate 200 years of peace by reliving some of the most heroic moments, bloodiest battles, and cowardly acts of the War of 1812 during the Route 1812 Driving Tour.

click here to download the multiple-page informational PDF and get on the road!

click here to visit the MotorCities website to find out more about the tour.

Did You Know?

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River Raisin National Battlefield Park was established as the 393rd unit of the United States National Park Service. It was designated as a Michigan Historic Site on February 18, 1956 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1982. It officially began operation as a national park unit on October 22, 2010 and is the only national battlefield park from the War of 1812. More...