The Grayling area offers a paved pathways system that is over 11 miles long. Six miles of the trail is an extended shoulder that runs to Hanson Hills Recreation Area. From town to Hartwick Pines State Park, the trail is a separate pathway. It is a family friendly, paved hiking & biking trail. Once at Hartwick Pines State Park, the only fee to enter the state park is a Michigan Recreation Passport; people on foot or bike entering the park do not pay a fee. The trail is fairly level with thru mixed pine and oak forest or open grassy cover types.Parks, local attractions, historic spots and restaurants are assessable from the trail.