LIVING IN MACOMB
Our 27 local communities offer numerous assets that illustrate the true character and identity of Macomb County. From Lake St. Clair to our traditional downtowns, Macomb County has a wide array of distinct places and experiences. Macomb County is committed to providing exceptional parks, recreation and open space destinations. With more than 17,000 acres of parks, recreation and open space, individuals can get out and explore the true natural beauty of the county. Premier parks and recreation destinations include Stony Creek Metropark, Lake St. Clair Metropark, Wolcott Mill Metropark and Freedom Hill County Park and Amphitheater.
With 32 miles of Lake St. Clair shoreline and 81 miles of the Clinton River traversing the county, Macomb County possesses a distinct fresh water advantage. The county is also equipped with 155 plus miles of non-motorized trials. These pedestrian and cyclists routes connect the county through some of the most scenic corridors bisecting farm fields and main streets.