Evart Car Club is a social organization dedicated to the enjoyment of all types of automobiles and personal transportation. Activities include the Annual Car Show and the Annual Car Cruise.
Marion Rod & Gun Club was established in 1932 and sits on 77 acres northwest of Marion. It features a modern, heated clubhouse and offers trap and skeet, with lights; a 14 station, 50-100 bird sporting clays range with flyers, rabbits, and squirrels; a heated, designated 5-stand; a pistol range; and a 25-200 yard rifle range.
Reed City Sportsman Club is located east of Reed City and features 2 trap and skeet fields as well as a pistol and rifle range.
Pere Marquette Snowmobile Club sponsors the White Pine and the Pere Marquette trails by maintaining and grooming 102 miles going through 5 counties in mid-Michigan.
Crittenden is located approximately two miles south of Sears in Orient Township. It borders the eastern shore of Big Lake in a grassy setting with many large shade trees. It features a number of activities and amenities such as 70 modern and 10 rustic campsites, a pavilion and grills for groups, campground store, playground, basketball court, volleyball court, swimming, DNR boat launch, and fishing.
Rose Lake Park is located approximately three miles northeast of the Village of LeRoy in Rose Lake Township. It sits adjacent to Rose Lake among beautiful pines and hardwoodsThe campground features a number of activities and amenities such as 151 modern and 12 primitive campsites, a 1,300 foot swimming beach, an 18 hole mini-golf course, two large pavilions and grills for groups, two playgrounds, a boat launch, campground store, shuffleboard, basketball court, baseball diamond, and fishing.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has identified 21 of the county’s lakes as locations to fish. Additionally, both the Pine and Middle Branch Rivers are listed in the DNR’s guide, Michigan’s Best Fly Fishing Streams for Wild Trout.
Osceola County offers many opportunities for the hunter, including 995 acres of the Osceola-Missaukee Grasslands State Game Area.
Osceola-Missaukee Grasslands State Game Area Map
Off Road Trails:
Osceola County DNR Forest Roads Map
The Evart Motorcycle Trail is a 22 mile, Michigan DNR, motorcycle-only trail set in the Pere Marquette Forest.
The Pere Marquette State Trail and White Pine Trail intersect at the Reed City Depot, a reconstructed replica of the historic downtown railroad depot, in Reed City. As a result, trail users can travel either east-west or north-south. Activities on the trails include walking, biking, rollerblading, mountain biking, and snowmobiling. Both the Pere Marquette and White Pine trails are wheelchair accessible.
Pere Marquette State Trail is a 55 mile-long trail running east-west through Clare, Lake, and Osceola counties. Almost the entire distance is hard surface (crushed limestone or paved). A trailhead with parking lot and restroom is located in Reed City and Evart. Downtown amenities are easily available. The Reed City trailhead also has a pavilion, picnic tables, and fire pit.
White Pine Trail is an almost 93 mile-long trail running north-south between Grand Rapids and Cadillac. It is the second longest trail in Michigan. Fourteen of the 24 miles in Osceola County are paved. A trailhead with parking lot, restroom, pavilion, picnic tables, and fire pit is located in Reed City. Downtown amenities are easily available.