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North Country Trail :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

North Country Trail is a hiking trail in Alger County, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 703 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 144 feet. Th

North Country Trail :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

North Country Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Alger County, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 609 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation g

County Road 691 :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

County Road 691 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Alger County, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and Escanaba River State Forest. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 924 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.1 mi

Miners Falls Trail :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

Miners Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Alger County, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 831 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 242 feet. Nea

North Country National Scenic Trail :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

North Country National Scenic Trail is a hiking trail in Alger County, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It is three miles long and begins at 639 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.0 miles with a total elevation ga

Sand Point Marsh Trail :: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI

Sand Point Marsh Trail is a hiking trail in Munising, Michigan. It is within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 603 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 6 feet. Near

Little Beaver Lake Campground— Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore :: Munising, MI

This small collection of rustic sites offers a bit of shade at each site. Half of the sites are right up the bank from the lake. There is a boat launch for the little lake, but only electric motors are allowed. Take a turn around the 1-mile interpret

Grand Marias to Munising: Grand Sable Dunes at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore :: Grand Marais, MI

This drive through the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and Grand Sable Bank and Dunes takes you through mammoth dunes and rolling hills situated on the shore of Lake Superior. From Grand Marais to Munising, the 58-mile drive takes you on a narrow,

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore: Twelvemile Beach Campground :: Grand Marais, MI

The Upper Peninsula is bounded to the north by the lake the French called le lac supérieur. The Ojibwa simply called it kitchi-gami, or “the great lake.” And with his attempt at translating Finnish folk poetry into the American experience, Henry Word

Hurricane River Campground—Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore :: Grand Marais, MI

Set in the woods right along the shore of Lake Superior inside the national park, the camp is situated where the namesake river empties into Lake Superior. The North Country National Scenic Trail passes through here, and a 1.5-mile hike passes shipwr

Twelvemile Beach Campground—Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore :: Grand Marais, MI

As the name suggests, this is a superb place for a long walk down a sandy portion of Lake Superior’s coastline. Set within the national park, the campground is nicely shaded and lines up along the shore but on a sandy ridge above it. Sites along the

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore :: Munising, MI

A spectacular shoreline of rugged cliffs, remote beaches, and towering dunes that is best explored via sea kayak. Imagine dipping your paddle in clear, emerald-green water, and peering upward at the overhanging face of a 200-foot sandstone cliff. Min

North Country Trail (NCT) - Michigan Section :: Morenci, MI

An 875-mile linear route across the state, part of a national scenic trail from New York to North Dakota. The trail enters Michigan near Morenci in the southeastern corner of the state. From there it heads northwest through both urban and rural setti

Grand Island National Recreation Area :: Munising, MI

A wonderful kayaking alternative to Pictured Rocks, Grand Island offers sandy beaches, protected bays, historic lighthouses, and breathtaking sandstone palisades. Grand Island is one of Michigan’s top sea-kayaking destinations. Formerly the home of

Kingston Lake State Forest Campground :: Grand Marais, MI

Situated on what is almost an island in this little sprawling lake, the campground is nicely shaded and rustic. Anglers will find walleye, pike, muskie, bass, perch, and bluegill here, and a boat ramp in camp to get to them. Hikers and mountain biker

Grand Ledge Ramble :: Grand Ledge, MI

Migrant Indian tribes led by Chief Okemos called this area ?Big Rocks. White settlers weren't much more original, naming the town for the ancient sandstone ledges along the Grand River. This is an excellent ride for riders accustomed to bike trails w

Petes Lake National Forest Campground :: Wetmore, MI

The Hiawatha National Forest divides nicely into two units. The eastern portion of the forest stretches from Whitefish Bay down to the Straits of Mackinac. The western portion begins at the western edge of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, r

Pretty Lake State Forest Campground :: Newberry, MI

North of Newberry, from Whitefish Point across to Grand Marais and the beginning of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the state maintains a number of small campgrounds within Lake Superior State Forest. Recreational planners here have always

Seney Township Campground :: Seney, MI

Hemingway fans take note: The Two-Hearted River of the short story was actually the Fox River here outside Seney. This little loop of sites just west of the river is ideal for anglers looking to get into the Fox. Hemingway fans can follow in Nick Ada

Muskallonge Lake State Park :: Grand Marais, MI

Once a Native American settlement and then a lumber town, this park lies along Lake Muskallonge and on the south side of the road from Lake Superior. There are so many places to visit in this area, including Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, lightho

Cusino Lake State Forest Campground :: Munising, MI

This campground is well off the beaten path and is best for those look- ing for some solitude. These are also options for those coming to see Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore during high-season weekends in summer when one hasn’t made a reservation a

North Gemini Lake State Forest Campground :: Munising, MI

These sites are nice and private, and are good backup options for those coming to see Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore during high-season weekends in summer when one hasn’t made a reservation and so many of the other camps are full. It is a nice wel

South Gemini Lake State Forest Campground :: Munising, MI

These sites are similar to North Gemini Lake: nice and private, spacious, and good backup options for those coming to see Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore during high-season weekends in summer when one hasn’t made a reservation and so many of the ot

Beaver Lake Loop :: Munising, MI

East of Spray Falls, the Pictured Rocks cliffs that line the Lake Superior shoreline for 15 miles taper off and Twelvemile Beach begins. The vertical relief of the craggy coast moves inland and becomes the rim of the vast valley known as Beaver Basin

Fox River Pathway :: Seney, MI

A point-to-point trail through fabled Heming way country near the Fox River. Ernest Hemingway based his fabled "Big Two Hearted River" saga on his exploits along this classic northern Michigan trout stream. The trout fishing is still as good as it wa

Grand Island Loop :: Munising, MI

This is simply the most spectacular ride in Michigan. A pontoon ferryboat whisks visitors 0.5 mile across Lake Superior to rugged Grand Island. The route follows the perimeter of the island and offers views of sandstone cliffs, sea caves, and 1,000-f