Lake Lore

Stories enrich our lives.

Practiced by all cultures since the beginning of humanity, we carry on this oral tradition by offering these tales to share with the next generation.

Settle back around a campfire, in the hammock, or at the dinner table and enjoy these Torch Lake stories. Then check out the science behind them.

Alden Regatta
Image Source: Barb Lockrey

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Torch Lake Watershed Map (.pdf)

Visit the TRUE BLUE Gallery

Torch Conservation Center exterior

Visit the TRUE BLUE Gallery
Opening Friday, May 28,2021
Gallery Summer Hours: Tuesday-Saturday
11am-5pm
Featuring Watershed-inspired art and
Tips on how to Care for Torch
9046B Helena St.
Alden, Michigan 49612
231-633-1072

Don't just wish that Torch Lake will stay blue.
Choose a water-friendly lifestyle - make a difference!