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Northern Lower Peninsula  (Oct. 7-14)

Alpena County
•    Bolton Road to Long Lake Road
•    Nicholson Hill Road and Scott Road

Antrim County
•    Deadman Hill overlook off US 131 viewing Jordan River Valley
•    Jordan River Road off US-131
•    Pinney Bridge Road off M-66
•    Cascade Road off Alba Highway (CR 620)

Emmet County
•    Lake Grove Road from US-31 to Resort Pike Road
•    Indian Garden Road from Resort Pike Road along Walloon Lake
•    Lower Shore Drive from M-119 to M-119 in West Travers Township near M-119 Tunnel of Trees
•    Lamkin Road from M-119 to M-119 in Friendship and Readmond Townships

 Leelanau County
•    North Eagle Highway
•    Newman Road
•    Port Oneida Road
•    Gills Pier Road
•    Schomberg Road

Mason County
•    Lakeshore Drive from Oceana Drive to Iris Road
•    Hawley from Pere Marquette Highway to Walhalla Road
•    South Masten Road to Washington Road and the Ruby Creek area
•    North Lakeshore Drive along Hamlin Lake
•    Custer Road from Hogue Road to US-10

Presque Isle County
•    Long Lake Highway from M-65 into Alpena County
•    E-634 Highway from Polaski Road west to Lake May Road
•    W-638 Highway Ocqueoc Road from Walker Highway to North Allis Highway from Ocqueoc Road west to M-211.

Montmorency County
•    Pleasant Valley Road
•    Farrier Road
•    Carter Road
•    Meridian Line Road

Mid-Michigan (Oct. 10-17)

Clinton County
•    Maple Rapid Roads from Harris Road to Tallman Road
•    Tallman Road from Maple Rapid Road to Stone Road
•    Stone Road from Tallman Road to Wacousta Road
•    Wacousta Road from Stone Road to Hyde Road
•    Peacock Road from M-78 to Cutler Road
•    Clark Road from Upton Road East

Barry County
•    Hickory Road from M-43 to east near Gilmore Car Museum

West Michigan (Oct. 14-21)

Kalamazoo County
•    Q Avenue — 10th Street to 12th Street, Texas Township
•    U Avenue — 4th Street to 8th Street, Prairie Ronde Township
•    W Avenue — 8th Street to Schoolcraft Village Limits, Prairie Ronde Township
•    14th Street — Lyons Avenue to U Avenue, Schoolcraft Township
•    U Avenue — Portage Road to 23rd Street, Schoolcraft Township
•    V Avenue — Canadian National Railroad to 28th Street, Brady Township
•    28th Street — V Avenue to UV Avenue, Brady Township
•    34th Street — UV Avenue to V Avenue, Brady Township

Kent County
•    Honey Creek Avenue from Pettis Avenue to Cannonsburg Road
•    Bailey Drive from Vergennes Street to Lincoln Lake Avenue
•    Fallasburg Park Drive from Lincoln Lake Avenue to Gavin Lake Avenue
•    5 Mile Road from Lincoln Lake Avenue to Gavin Lake Avenue
•    Gavin Lake Road from 5 Mile Road to Belding Road
•    Wabasis Avenue from Belding Road to 12 Mile Road
•    Ramsdell Drive from 5 Mile Road to 11 Mile Road

Berrien County
•    Blue Star Memorial Highway along Lake Michigan from Van Buren to M-63
•    M-63 south to St. Joseph
•    Red Arrow Highway from Stevensville to Lakeshore Road in New Buffalo
•    Red Arrow Highway to Union Pier then back to Warren Woods Road
•    Red Highway to Madron Lake Road in the city of Buchanan

Southeast Michigan (Oct. 14-21)

Oakland County
•    Lahser Road south of Square Lake Road to just north of Maple Road
•    Franklin Road
•    Orion Road between Rochester and Lake Orion

Washtenaw County
•    Huron River Drive between Mast Road and US-23
•    North Territorial Road between US-23 and M-52


Information Courtesy of Robert Allen, Detroit Free Press


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