Eagle Harbor

Eagle Harbor Lighthouse on the Keweenaw Peninsula

Eagle Harbor Lighthouse on the Keweenaw Peninsula Eagle Harbor, Michigan Eagle Harbor Light is an operational lighthouse located in Eagle Harbor, Keweenaw County, Michigan. The original lighthouse was built in 1851 and was replaced in 1871 by the present brick structure, which is a Michigan State Historic Site. Eagle Harbor light is one of serval…

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Holland Lighthouse, Holland, Michigan

Holland Lighthouse, Holland, Michigan Holland Lighthouse called “Big Red” located in Holland State Park. It Is the most photographed lighthouse in Michigan. This structure was not always as it appears today. The first structure was built in 1870 was a small, square wooden structure.

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Cheboygan Crib Light, Michigan

Cheboygan Crib Light is located at the west pierhead of the mouth of the Cheboygan River into Lake Huron. The light is inactive. The light was originally located offshore in Lake Huron in 1884, on a concrete base. In 1984, the Crib Light tower was removed from the concrete base and placed on its current…

Wawatam Lighthouse

Wawatam Lighthouse, St. Ignace, Michigan

The current lighthouse was originally built in 1998 at the Monroe Welcome Center on Interstate 75. In 2004 the Michigan Department of Transportation decided to renovate the center and declared the structure obsolete. The structure was moved north by truck in five pieces.  In 2006 the lighthouse was reassembled and on August 20, 2006 the…

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Wagner Falls, Munising, Michigan

Following a short walk on a gravel path to the viewing platform, Wagner Creek flows over numerous rock ledges to create a beautiful waterfall.  Height of is 20’ cascade Directions: Follow M-28 east out of Munising and turn right on to highway M-94. The fall’s parking area is only ¼ mile from the M-28 &…

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Picture Rock National Lakeshore, Michigan

Picture Rock National Lakeshore is a beautiful place to visit. You have sandy beaches, hiking and waterfalls.   The scenery is gorgeous. You can see Miners Castle which is the most visited area of Picture Rocks. The colors in the cliffs are created by large amounts of minerals in the rock. The view will not disappoint…

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Canyon Falls, Michigan

On our quest to see as many waterfalls as we could on a short vacation through upper Michigan we stumbled upon this waterfall located on US 41. The trail is just over a mile long through a forest scenic area that takes you over a boardwalk through a swap like area. Canyon Falls water source…

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Horseshoe Falls, Munising Michigan

This fall is fed by the underground springs, which maintains a year round temp of 40 degrees. It is the largest spring fed fall in the area. It gets its name from the lower rock formation that resembles a Horseshoe. The height of this waterfall is 20+ feet and the crest is around 5 feet.…