north on County Road 500 to swamp lakes road
Newberry, MI 49868
Open Year Round: No
The Michigan Nature Association is committed to the protection and maintenance of Michigan's natural areas, in addition to the study of natural history and conservation education since 1952. 160 acres in Luce County, Swamp Lake Moose refuge, is located near Pike Lake. Swamp Lake Moose refuge is a refuge for much more than just moose. Dozens of species of plants and animals call the swamp and upland area home. These species include: beaver, balsam firs, leatherleaf, gray wolves, river otter, blue flag iris, mink, bunchberry, pink lady's slippers, and pitcher plants.