Michigan is known for its beautiful lakes and forests. Within a few minutes from Brighton Center for Recovery’s campus there are several Michigan State parks, county parks and metroparks. The recreational areas are comprised of gorgeous and serene lakes, woodland and wetland settings. There are also golf courses, biking and hiking trails and much more. Please look through the links below or visit the City of Brighton, Livingston County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Brighton Chamber of Commerce sites for more information. Also, visit our Map and Area Overview page for a printable map to our location.
Michigan Parks and Recreation Areas Near Brighton
Brighton Recreation Area
Located just west of the city of Brighton, this 4,900-acre park has a combination of high, rolling hills interspersed with a number of attractive lakes for swimming, fishing and canoeing.
Highland State Recreation Area
With trails to accommodate equestrian riders, mountain bikers, hikers and skiers, this 5,900-acre site offers activities for all seasons. Four lakes within the park, located northeast of the city of Brighton, allow ample fishing and boating.
Huron Meadows Metropark
This 1,540-acre metropark features an outstanding golf course, a fishing pier, walking trails and other amenities. The park is just south of the city of Brighton.
Island Lake State Recreation Area
Just east of the city of Brighton, this 4,000-acre park features swimming, fishing, canoeing, a picnic area, mountain biking and more.
This 4,481-acre metropark draws more than 2.5 million visitors each year. It features an 18-hole regulation golf course, nature center, farm learning center, picnic areas, beaches, boat rentals and more. Its wooded, hill terrain surrounds beautiful Lake Kent, just east of the city of Brighton.
Proud Lake State Recreation Area
More than 20-miles of trails cover this 4,700-acre park, located east of the city of Brighton. Park visitors can enjoy fishing, canoeing, bridle trails, mountain biking, cross-country skiing and more.
Brighton Center for Recovery is preferred by those seeking a caring and compassionate alcohol and drug rehabilitation clinic in Michigan. Although many of our patients come from the Metro Detroit area, we serve individuals from other cities throughout the U.S and Canada as well. Our alcohol and drug rehabilitation center offers customized and individualized treatment programs for each patient, knowing that no two individuals and no two addictions are exactly like. In addition, patients of Brighton Center for Recovery sense the total commitment of a workforce in which a majority of associates are in recovery themselves or are adult children of alcoholics. These are just a few of the reasons why those seeking treatment and their families choose us from among the best in North America.