Grand Ledge is the place to be for rock climbing in Lower Peninsula

By Paige Wester
Living In The Ledge Staff Reporter

When people think of rock climbing, outsiders may think of the Rocky or Appalachian mountains. But in Grand Ledge, natives know right here is a place for people to flock to for rock walls. According to, Grand Ledge has one of only a few places to climb on rock in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula at Oak Park, which is owned by the city of Grand Ledge. Keith Martin, a resident of Grand Ledge, said that Oak Park is definitely the biggest attraction Grand Ledge has to offer. Grand Ledge citizens and people from out of town don’t have to drive hours and hours to do something they love.