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Awakon Park

Onaway, MI
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Art walk in Awakon Park

My sister and I visited the Awakon Park in Onaway MI on 9/8/2017. We knew there was an art walk in... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Kanda F
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Pleasant surprise stop

Touring around the area and stumbled on this gem. Interesting signs educating on the history of the... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
Susan M
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Hinckley
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“ruins” (2 reviews)
“sculptures” (3 reviews)
“moran” (5 reviews)
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Onaway, MI
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

My sister and I visited the Awakon Park in Onaway MI on 9/8/2017. We knew there was an art walk in Onaway but had a hard time finding anything on the web. We were more than pleasantly surprised by the small but informative art walk...More

1  Thank Kanda F
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Touring around the area and stumbled on this gem. Interesting signs educating on the history of the area with a nice walking path work larger than life iron sculptures.

1  Thank Susan M
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

Enjoyed a walk through the past exploring the ruins of the old Lobdell Emory manufacturing plant that created the economy for the whole area prior to burning down. Also, good display of iron sculptures created by Moran Iron Works.

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

This is a collection of LARGE metal works coming out of Moran Iron Works which a few miles to the west there is artwork on the property also. the collection is also on the lawn of the City park in Rogers City. These pieces are...More

Thank AlnSue
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is a work in progress. You can see works from Moran Iron works up close, enjoy a nice walk, and get a history lesson all in one trip. There are signs telling the history of the American Woodrim Co. which made wooden steering wheels...More

Thank leach006
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

enjoy the walk but have comfortable shoes as you are walking on loose gravel. very pretty site and places to sit along the way Don't take long to walk through Its worth it...

Thank Susan N
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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

A fun mix of history/education and new (and amazingly beautiful and unique) art in an outdoor setting. Certainly worth the 30 minutes to walk the circuit!

Thank GretaMatthews
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

Awakon Park is a privately owned and maintained park featuring the iron sculptures designed and built by Moran Iron Works of Onaway. The park is also a historical walk through Onaway's past and features the ruins of the American Rim/Lobdell Company that built wooden bicycle...More

Thank Otter2008
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