North of Houghton, the West Higgins Trail is a scenic 59 mile route with long hill climbs and some quick rolls that is open to ATV riding.
To reach the ATV riding trailhead near Higgins Lake from Houghton Lake go north on US 27 for 7 miles. Exit and go west on CR 104. Look for parking 1 mile from US 27.
Overall, West Higgins Trail is the 40th most popular ATV riding trail of all 54 ATV trails in Michigan.