Westgate Scenic Overlook & Welcome Center

  • Hours: Day use area, open daily 6:00 am to 10:00 p.m.

Visitor Center Features: Restrooms

Westgate Scenic Overlook is the west gateway to River Road National Scenic Byway. Two wooden decks sit high above Loud Pond providing panoramic views of the Au Sable River.  Trumpeter Swans can often be seen from this area. Fall colors are spectacular in early October. Information and maps of the byway can be obtained here.


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  • Trail Head
  • Historical Site
  • Beach
  • Natural Feature
  • Campground
  • Park
  • Cultural Interest
  • Scenic View
  • Educational Interest
  • Visitor Center
  • Emergency Care
  • Water Access
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
  • Trail Friendly Business



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