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Address: River Road, Oscoda, MI
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Which one?? They both have awesome views.

There are 2 that I am thinking of, one is closer to Oscoda, the other is out beyond the Dam Store. Both have overviews of the AuSable River and are breath taking at any time of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PJMith
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Oscoda, Michigan
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Oscoda, Michigan
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are 2 that I am thinking of, one is closer to Oscoda, the other is out beyond the Dam Store. Both have overviews of the AuSable River and are breath taking at any time of the year, but especially the Fall.

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Oscoda, Michigan
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This road is truly a gem any time of year. There are many places to pull over and view the river or take photos. A must see in the area.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful and scenic area. I am sure that if it wasn't 30 degrees and raining we would have spent more than just a couple hours.

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Thank John Z
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This drive offers scenic views of the River, including areas where numerous swans spend the winter. Hiking, cross country skiing, and snowshoe opportunities. Pick up one of the Forest Service guides for the drive.

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1 Thank KevinGCIT
Brighton, MI
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133 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Nice roadway, great bypass viewing areas. Good chance for a little exercise. Lots of restrooms provided at the stops which were clean and well kept. Worth the drive.

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Waterford, MI
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The "sunrise-side" of Michigan has that small town, up-north feel (think Michigan's Upper Peninsula, but with a shorter drive). The towns don't offer much in the way of charm and character, like western Michigan, but the scenery along this route makes it worth it. With at least a dozen places to pull off the road and just look (or hike,... More 

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2 Thank Jennifer I
Westland, Michigan
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is just one of the many beautiful scenic outlooks and stops along river road, definitely a must see!

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Detroit, Michigan
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you live in or around Michigan and you haven't driven this route, then now is the time! There are several turn-outs along the way that are well worth stopping at. You should see them all.

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3 Thank thomasssmith1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Lovely dive in any season but summer is especially nice. Places to stop including the Lumbermen's Monument and Iargo Springs, picnic areas and a boat ramp, overlooks and gorgeous scenery.

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1 Thank Janelle S
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We originally set out on the tour looking for public boat launches for our Seadoo's on the ponds of the many dams on the Au Sable river. It was very educational and beautiful. Lots of stairs but all worth the trip. We did get to view the forest and hills from the water. Even more beautiful. If you ever have... More 

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Thank Jeff H

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