Silver Lake Dive Map from Huron Scuba, Ann Arbor Michigan
Silver Lake Pinckney Recreation Area, MI
Distance: ~15 miles North-West of Ann Arbor
Depths: Max depth 45 ft at center of lake. Sunken boat, platform, and other objects at 19-22 ft depth, connected by guidelines.
Details: Dive Site contour map created by Tim Ellis & Bret Cuper
  • Take US-23 North from Ann Arbor (or South from Brighton)
  • Take Exit 49 (N. Territorial Road)
  • Head west for 11 miles and turn right on Dexter-Townhall Road
  • The entrance to the park is well marked and will be on your left
  • Unless you already have an annual State Park Motor Vehicle Permit, you'll need to stop on the way in and purchase either a day pass ($6 for MI residents, $8 for non-residents) or the annual pass ($24 for residents, $29 for non-residents).
  • Follow the signs to Silver Lake.
  • Drive past the first parking lot on your right, continuing on to the far parking lot.

Alternate route from Huron Scuba (Jackson Road, west of downtown):

  • From the shop, go west on Jackson Road for 1/2 mile and get on I-94 at the Zeeb Road interchange. (Or, just continue west on Jackson Road another 2 miles.)
  • Take Exit 167 (Baker Road), go North on Baker Road about 3 miles to Dexter.
  • Turn left on Ann Arbor St, then bear left on Main Street, and go straight on Island Lake Road.
  • After about 0.3 mile, bear right on Dexter-Pinckney Road and drive 3.6 miles.
  • Turn left on North Territorial Road and drive 2.3 miles.
  • Turn right on Dexter-Townhall Road, and follow directions from park entrance above.
More Information: Michigan State Dept of Natural Resources


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