Belle Isle, which became a state park named Belle Isle Park, on February 10, 2014, is a 982-acre (1.534 sq mi) island park in the Detroit River, between the United States mainland and Canada, managed by the State of Michigan as a state park. It is connected to mainland Detroit by the MacArthur Bridge. Prior to its transfer to the State in late 2013, it was the largest city-owned island park in the United States. and is the third largest island in the Detroit River after Grosse Ile and Fighting Island.
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