Southeast of Mancelona, the Kalkaska Trail system consists of 90 miles of trails open to dirt biking.
To reach the trailhead from the intersection of US 131 and Maple St. in Marcelona, go south on Maple St. (CR 571)for 3.7 miles. Turn left (east) on Starvation Lake Road. Go 4.7 miles and look for parking on the left.
Overall, Kalkaska Trails North is the 37th most popular dirt bike trail of all 63 dirt biking rides in Michigan.