Attractions Upper Peninsula

Attractions upper peninsula


Copper Peak Adventure Ride – Ironwood. World’s largest ski flying structure, with 810 ft. chair lift, 18-story elevator, and 8-story stairs to an unequaled view of over 85 miles.

Famous Soo Locks Boat Tours – Sault Ste Marie. 90-minute cruises through the world’s largest parallel locking system between Lake Huron and Lake Superior.

Fayette Historic State Park – Garden. Preserved museum village with visitors center and walking tour of 20 historical structures and exhibits on the Lake Michigan harbor.

Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum – Paradise. One of the state’s most popular historical destinations exploring the perils of Great Lakes maritime transportation.

Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

Imagination Factory Children’s Museum – Iron Mountain. Children’s play activities offering interactive learning, creativity, and self-discovery.

Mackinac Island – Explore rock formations, forests, nature trails, and historical landmarks from the War of 1812. (pictured at top)

Quincy Mine – Hancock. Amazing underground copper mine tours featuring tram rides and lessons in local history and geology.

Thomas Rock Scenic Overlook – Big Bay. Easy wooded trail hike to lookout point with views of Lake Superior and surrounding wilderness.


Bete Grise Beach – Lac La Belle. Relax with the family on white sandy beaches and clear blue water on the scenic Keweenaw shoreline.

Copper Harbor Mountain Bike Trails – Copper Harbor. Designated silver level trail system ranked among the top mountain bike trails in the world.

Greywalls Golf Course – Marquette. The UP’s only 36-hole highlands and offering unparalleled golfing for all skill levels.

Keweenaw Boat Tours – Houghton. Choose from a variety of cruising options along the sandstone cliffs of the Keweenaw waterway.

Mackinaw Parasailing – Mackinac Island. Exciting parasailing adventures with single, double, or triple flights over the Straits of Mackinac.

Paddling Michigan

Paddling Michigan – Munising. 5 different kayak tours on Lake Superior along the stunning scenery of Pictured Rocks Lakeshore.

Seney National Wildlife Refuge – Seney. 95,000 acre wilderness area ideal for birding and observing native Michigan wildlife in their natural habitat.

U.P. Watersport Rentals – Escanaba. Kayaking and canoeing on the Escanaba River.