Archive for the “Outside Activities” Category

Discraft Great Lakes Open – Know Before You Go!

The Kensington Metropark can keep all ages entertained. Being home to many activities, such as biking, swimming, and boating, we can see why the park is attractive to both residents and visitors of Livingston County. The park also offers a 27-hole disc golf course, which attracts avid disc golfers across the United States. This course …more

A Guide to Biking Trails in Livingston County, Michigan

Advanced mountain bikers, cycling enthusiasts, beginners, and downhill biking thrill-seekers will find their perfect trail in the scenic landscape of the Brighton-Howell area – and in every season! Here’s our extensive, comprehensive Guide to Biking Trails in Livingston County, Michigan:   Brighton Recreation Area In Brighton Recreation Area, three mountain biking trails accommodate beginning and …more

Howell Nature Center – Know Before You Go!

The wildest attraction in Livingston County is the Howell Nature Center, an animal rehabilitation center that focuses on injured and orphaned wildlife. Their goal is to return physically and socially healthy birds, mammals, and other animals to their natural environment, and educate area citizens about the wild animals that share our world. From workshops to …more

Celebrate Earth Day in Livingston County’s Parks

Monday, April 22 is Earth Day! To celebrate, we asked visitors of Brighton-Howell Area parks to share their favorite photos and memories, as well as what the parks and outdoor recreation areas mean to them!   “Livingston County offers countless state parks with beautiful, expansive natural scenery. For Earth Day experience them, as I like …more

5 Things Enjoy this Spring in the Brighton-Howell Area

Spring is a wonderful time of year, and with everything blooming, you’re sure to want to get outside and have some revitalizing fun. From family entertainment to boutique shopping, here are a few ideas of what the Brighton-Howell area offers with 5 things to enjoy this Spring.   Heavenly Scent Herb Farm Heavenly Scent Herb …more

10 Reasons to #LoveLivCo

Livingston County is a hub for great dining, unique shopping, and thrilling outdoor recreation experiences. No matter the season, you can fill weekends and weekends with adventure in the Brighton-Howell Area. Just search #LoveLivCo on Instagram and see for yourself! There are hundreds of reasons to love the people and places in Livingston County- here …more

A Guide to a Skiing Weekend in the Brighton-Howell Area

The Brighton-Howell Area in southeast Michigan is home to both enthralling downhill skiing and snowboarding options and scenic cross-country trails that make it a destination perfect for a winter getaway. Learn about the slopes, special packages, amenities, and more in this guide to a skiing weekend in the Brighton-Howell area!   Downhill Skiing At Mt. …more

Love in LivCo: Date Ideas in the Brighton-Howell Area

Valentine’s Day is coming up and it’s the perfect time to travel to the Brighton-Howell Area for a date! Whether you consider yourself a foodie, a thrillseeker, or an outdoorsman, there are tons of exciting attractions that make for a date to remember. Consider these options as you and your sweetie plan your next rendezvous! …more

All About Metroparks

The beginning of a new year is an excellent time to discover Michigan’s Metroparks. The Huron-Clinton Metroparks consist of 13 different park areas, covering more than 25,000 acres throughout Southeast Michigan. They support recreational and educational opportunities while working to protect our state’s natural resources, enhancing community health and quality of life. Livingston County is lucky …more

10 Reasons to Visit the Brighton-Howell Area in 2019

The Brighton-Howell area has so much to offer, with engaging events and attractions only found in this Southeast Michigan region. Here are 10 reasons to visit the Brighton-Howell area in 2019:   Tanger Outlets The Tanger Outlets are a shopper’s dream. The outlet mall features over 75 brand names stores, with discounts up to 70%. …more