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Isle Royale National Park: Greenstone Ridge Trail :: Houghton, MI

Go high above this tiny Lake Superior island for solitude, views, and one of Michigan’s most incredible ridge hikes. Lake Superior acts like a 31,800-square-mile moat that keeps the sightseers away—this island park gets fewer visitors in a year than

Isle Royale National Park: Scoville Point Loop :: Houghton, MI

This rugged coastline hike soundtracked by howling wolves and keening loons might be the best in the Midwest. Take everything there is to love about upper-Midwest hiking—serene forests, rocky bluffs, the soundtrack of howling wolves and lilting loon

Isle Royale National Park, Shoreline and Outer Islands :: Houghton , MI

A beautiful wilderness paradise of clear bays, rocky shores, and windswept islands. Isle Royale National Park is one of Michigan’s premier wilderness kayaking destinations. The park, which includes the main island of Isle Royale as well as hundreds o

Isle Royale National Park, Inland Lakes :: Grand Portage, MI

A network of pristine lakes cradled in the heart of rugged and remote Isle Royale National Park. Isle Royale National Park is one of Michigan’s greatest natural treasures. A rough-hewn wilderness paradise that juts out of the northern reaches of icy

Isle Royale National Park :: Copper Harbor, MI

Isle Royale is a wilderness park with no roads and few amenities; and it is a popular destination for backpackers and boaters. Isle Royale is great for kayaks, too. Paddlers can choose protected, scenic areas, such as Rock Harbor and the Five Fin

Lane Cove Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Lane Cove Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 1,068 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 923 feet. Along t

Mount Franklin Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Mount Franklin Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,068 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 678 feet. Al

Stoll Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Stoll Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 3.8 miles long and begins at 624 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 92 feet.

Tobin Harbor Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Tobin Harbor Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 611 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 412 feet.

Mount Ojibway Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Mount Ojibway Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 614 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 827 feet. The t

Hatchet Lake Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Hatchet Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 688 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 825 feet.

Lake Richie Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Lake Richie Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 672 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 377 feet.

Ishpeming Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Ishpeming Trail is a hiking trail in Keweenaw County, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 7.4 miles long and begins at 1,369 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 14.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,391 feet. The Ma

Rock Harbor Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Rock Harbor Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 10.1 miles long and begins at 626 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 20.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,418 feet. The

Indian Portage Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Indian Portage Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 10.1 miles long and begins at 667 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 20.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,867 feet.

Daisy Farm Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Daisy Farm Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 665 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 647 feet. Along th

Chickenbone East Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Chickenbone East Trail is a hiking trail in Houghton Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 633 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 482 feet. Th

Island Mine Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Island Mine Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 4.6 miles long and begins at 1,260 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,163 feet.

Greenstone Ridge Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Greenstone Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Keweenaw County, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 39.3 miles long and begins at 1,103 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 78.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 10,247 fee

Windigo Nature Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Windigo Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 614 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 163 feet.

Minong Ridge Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Minong Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Keweenaw County, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 25.1 miles long and begins at 666 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 50.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 7,593 feet. Pine

Rainbow Cove Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Rainbow Cove Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 668 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 94 feet.

Feldtmann Lake Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Feldtmann Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 6.4 miles long and begins at 668 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 491 feet.

West Huginnin Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

West Huginnin Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 666 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 949 feet. A

Washington Creek Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Washington Creek Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 666 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 189 feet

East Huginnin Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

East Huginnin Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 604 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 905 feet. T

Not Maintained :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Not Maintained is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 689 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 455 feet.

Feldtmann Ridge Trail :: Isle Royale National Park, MI

Feldtmann Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Eagle Harbor Township, Michigan. It is within Isle Royale National Park. It is 9.8 miles long and begins at 717 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 19.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,629 fe

Soo Line Railroad :: Prince's Point, MI

Soo Line Railroad is a hiking and biking trail in Houghton, Michigan. It is within Prince's Point. It is 9.1 miles long and begins at 615 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 18.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 407 feet. The Isle Royale

Minong Ridge Trail :: Houghton, MI

Located in Isle Royale National Park. A cross-island hike along Minong Ridge to the Minong Mine and McCargoe Cove. Special attractions: McCargoe Cove, Todd Harbor, Little Todd Harbor, Lake Desor.

Greenstone Ridge Trail :: Houghton, MI

Isle Royale National Park's most extensive trail, following the backbone of the main island. The "Greenstone," as it's called here, is rated by many as the best of the Isle Royale hikes. The trail goes from Windigo, in the west, to Lookout Louise

Isle Royale :: Houghton, MI

Isle Royale is the epitome of untamed wilderness in the Upper Peninsula. To reach it requires a lengthy ferry ride across miles of Lake Superior’s deeps. If you’re willing to do the extra planning required for a trip here, you will be well rewarded.

Mount Lookout :: Eagle Harbor, MI

This ride has the feel of a Western-style trail: a steep climb ending with spectacular views. The climbing begins almost as soon as you turn off the main road onto a rough snowmobile trail. A sand trap at the beginning of the ride forces most cyclist