This paved trail follows US -23 along the lakeshore from Alabaster Road, south of Tawas City, over 10 miles through Tawas and East Tawas to Tawas Point Lighthouse at Tawas Point State Park. The trail is wooded at both its start and finish, but totally open in the middle with great views everywhere. New Tawas Bike Path Map[pdf 310kb]
A 7-mile loop traverses along the lower Au Sable River. Bicyclists can reach it on River Road in Oscoda.
Tawas Bay Triathlon
An incredible venue and course along Tawas Bay make for an amazing triathlon in September. Watch the sun rise before the start of the race and enjoy the crisp, pine-scented air perfect for biking, swimming and running. Choose your own level of racing intensity. The event includes a beachside party with volleyball, bonfire, food, drinks, movies and fun. www.3disciplines.com