Putnam Township is very hilly and contains two lakes. One third of the township is actually a park at the Pinckney Recreation Area. This is a very interesting fact. One should make sure to visit the recreation area for fun in the sun or winter.
Zukey Lake Tavern - This establishment is located at 5011 Girard Drive, Pinckney, MI 48169. This bar is legendary for most motorcycle enthusiasts as well as anyone that would like to have a great burger on the lake. The food is really good and the drink prices are reasonable. The service is excellent and you will be hard pressed to find a more fun establishment to spend a summer day at.
Dam Site Inn - This establishment is located at 4095 Patterson Lake Road, Pinckney, MI 48169. The service at this restaurant is great. The food exceeds expectations and the prices are very reasonable. this is a great place to have some really good chicken as well as a burger. Make sure to give the video poker game a try as well, it is much fun for all.