Geels Trail and Geels to Roscommon Route

This trail is good for ORV Trails/Routes Motorcycling

Geels to Roscommon Route: Dual use snowmobile trail and ORV Route fairly sandy and level through open areas of open oak stands and the north side of Robinson Lake Flooding.The 10 mile route offers access from Roscommon to the Geels ATV Trails.

Geels Trail: Predominately oak and pine forested trail with some clear-cut sections offer users 53 miles of seasonally wet 50” trail sections throughout the year.  The southern loop sections gain elevation and give way to out washed hills and open recently harvested forested stands.  Access to St. Helen trail system is available from the 15 mile connector in the northern portion.

VVMapping says, "Mostly sandy, rolling with some sleeper hills. Harder pack to the southern most portion. Some rocks. Whooped more towards staging area. Two primary loops (north/south). Several loop options on either. North loop can be wet in spots." Click here for trail maps!

Note: ORV Routes are maintained at a width of 72 inches and are open to all ORVs. ORV Trails are open only to ORVs up to 50” in width. Motorcycle Trails are maintained at a width of 24” on the ground and 40” at handlebar height (only 2-wheeled motorcycles are allowed to operate). The Michigan Cross Country Cycle Trail (MCCCT) are connector trails and roads that link different trail systems together in the Lower Peninsula.


Note: Not all sections of each trail are approved for every activity listed for the trail as a whole. Please click on individual trail sections to see approved activities for that section.

Map Legend

  • 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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