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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Headquarters on Sand Point Rd, Between Munising and Grand Marais, Munising, MI 49862
+1 906-387-2607
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Great family location

On the must see list for Upper Peninsula. So many ways and modes of transportation to view there... read more

Reviewed yesterday
cindyl246
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Wyoming, Michigan
The Best Of The Best colors!

When I think of the UP I think of the colors of Pictured Rocks Lakeshore! I walked the shoreline... read more

Reviewed yesterday
shirley b
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United States
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Park located on the shoreline of Lake Superior encompassing cliffs, dunes, waterfalls and lakes.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Headquarters on Sand Point Rd, Between Munising and Grand Marais, Munising, MI 49862
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+1 906-387-2607
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Reviewed yesterday

On the must see list for Upper Peninsula. So many ways and modes of transportation to view there is not excuse to not see it. Kayak, boat tours, hiking.

Thank cindyl246
Reviewed yesterday

When I think of the UP I think of the colors of Pictured Rocks Lakeshore! I walked the shoreline about 2 miles the colors greens tans coppers...just was amazing. We took the boat ride to enjoy the photographic views. It was worth every penny we...More

Thank shirley b
Reviewed 2 days ago

we will come back again, this place is amazing, excellent signage, easy to navigate, saw a TON of park rangers, all very helpful! so beautiful, a lot of options for hikes/paddles, in varying difficulty. very clean park, lots of amenities near by. plan on 3...More

Thank lorri p
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We saw from the cruise and we are now planning a camping trip to view the area around this treasure. From the cruise we could see many beaches that one could camp. Also good for kayakers

Thank OldNavy1961
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an amazing place with plenty of beaches to also enjoy if you want to hike there. I would suggest taking the Pictured rock tours to see what lies ahead of you to explore on your own. This is truly a beautiful place with...More

Thank tmrlm
Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent 25 yrs in Marquette and never got around to seeing this attraction. But finally came back after 30 years and got a chance to visit. It's FANTASTIC! If you are going to be in the area, it's a must see. We took the Standard...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of my favorite places in the world. If you are a camper who likes peace, quiet and beautiful views, along with great hiking on the beach and in the forest, you'll love it here. No highway noise, a campground host who keeps...More

Thank CourtWo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Pictured Rocks is one of only two US National Lakeshores. It is amazing. I've done the park service cruise at sunset and at mid-morning. The cruise is actually run by a company that contracts with the park service. The boats do get full. My biggest...More

1  Thank MJSpock
Reviewed 4 days ago

Pictured Rocks must be seen. The sites are so unbelievably beautiful that there are picture opportunities around every bend.

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a short drive along Gitche Gumee's lake shore. The views of the lake during gale warnings the day we were there were powerfully humbling.

Thank Richard G
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DanM1976
28 July 2017|
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Response from marypiano48 | Reviewed this property |
You need to spend one day on Mackinac Island. If you are already doing that and have two extra days, then yes I recommend the upper peninsula. It is an easy drive up I75 to Sault Ste. Marie to do the Soo Locks cruise which... More
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MidMichiganJulie
27 July 2017|
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Response from emma b | Reviewed this property |
Be prepared with bug spray for mosquitos and black flies. If you need it, you have it. If the bugs aren't bad (which is rare in my opinion), at least you were prepared. Ticks have been quite bad this year in lower Michigan... More
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thebladeszoocincy
30 June 2017|
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Response from Touringsisters | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the munising holiday inn express, lovely views, nice people and great breakfast. Did not kayak only took the boat tour.
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