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Grand Island

Munising, MI
+1 906-387-2600
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Worth a day or half-day visit for full immersion in a rustic Lake Superior experience

Ultra-brief ferry hop takes you to this pristine, enchanmting outpost that's larger than Mackinac... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Birmingham, Michigan, United States

I'm so glad we stumbled upon the bus tour for Grand Island because it was fantastic! The island is... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Holland, Michigan
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Great biking trail on the 20-mile perimeter of the Upper Peninsula.
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  • Average10%
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“bus tour” (7 reviews)
Munising, MI
+1 906-387-2600
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Ultra-brief ferry hop takes you to this pristine, enchanmting outpost that's larger than Mackinac Island and far, far less crowded. Easy trails for walking or biking to beaches, campsites or three primitive cabins (permits needed for olvernight stays, of course). You may be the only...More

Reviewed 19 August 2016

I'm so glad we stumbled upon the bus tour for Grand Island because it was fantastic! The island is so beautiful and there is so much history! I would definitely recommend it to everyone! Our tour guide, was so knowledgable and very engaging! The first...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Not readily accessible but there are tour boats that will provide a nice view of parts of the shoreline - Pictured Rocks Tour & Shipwreck Tour. I was able to transit the west, south and east shores by private boat on several occasions and it...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I biked the outer rim of grand isle. It was terrible. But, it could be awesome. I think you need to know what your in for. This is a tough, grueling uphill, through the mountains. If you love to trail ride, and...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to tour the island and learn about the history of the area- take the three hour bus tour. If you are more adventurous, rent a bike or camp.

Reviewed 6 August 2016

If you are interested in the history of the area, the bus tour is a must. We took a ferry to the island and then boarded an air conditioned van. Very comfortable and scenic!

Reviewed 3 August 2016

Grand Island is a Great Lakes Gem. I've hiked, biked, skied, camped and kayaked GI and never grow tired of the scenery. Best summer activity for the whole family is to bike. Bring your own (mountain bikes with tires ready for roots, rocks and sand)...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

My three boys, our dog and I had a fantastic backpacking trip on Grand Island. We camped at the Bermuda campsite on Murray's Bay, so it was just a two mile hike from the ferry landing for them. As they are 6, 8 and 10...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Place to just shut everything off and smell nature at its best. Services to the island were professional and friendly...moments notice an emergency happened with a bike, they had a new one to the person within 20 minutes. Staff courteous and informational. Captains are service...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

I ran the Grand Island Trail Marathon. The ferry to the island is on a large pontoon boat and literally only takes about a minute. Very quick and convenient. The island has nice wide trails and is easily navigable. Great views and beautiful scenery throughout....More

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Connie H
12 January 2017
Response from kkeglovitz | Reviewed this property
I do not believe that it does. I know the months of operation are listed on the website.
24 December 2016
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Response from ajkrafty | Reviewed this property
Yes dogs on leashes are allowed. We brought our dog on the ferry and island last summer.