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Miller-Smith Preserve

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Miller-Smith Preserve Trail Map (PDF)

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About the Albert J. Miller & Robert & Nancy Smith Preserve

For such a compact area one mile southwest of the Village of Dexter, the site contains a wide variety of high-quality habitats. The trail system winds through dry oak-hickory forest, wet areas of swamp white oak, and past several small wetlands. 
  • Acres: 29
  • Established: 2006
  • Trail Length: .9 miles
The  Albert J. Miller and Robert and Nancy Smith Preserve is operated by the Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission and was purchased through the Natural Areas Preservation Program.


Directions: From I-94: Exit Number 167 (Baker Road), northbound. Turn left onto Shield Road. Turn right on Parker Road, then left on Dexter-Chelsea Road. The preserve entrance is located on the north side of Dexter-Chelsea Road.