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Jan 20 2022

The Magic of Pictured Rocks Sunsets in Photos

2022-01-20T10:27:11-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

While nothing compares to a sunset over Lake Superior, watching the rays reflect off magical cliffs and caves in the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is truly an unforgettable experience. Stretching 42-miles along the shoreline between the cities of Munising and Grand Marais in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Pictured Rocks park has some of the best beaches and areas around to catch

Jan 20 2022

The Folklore of Pictured Rocks

2022-01-20T10:24:25-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

While millions of people have explored the Munising, Grand Island, and Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore areas over the last century, Native American tribes have cherished the land for thousands of years. Before French fur traders and Europeans voyaged to what would become Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the rural region was vastly home to the Ojibwe tribe. Read full article

Jan 20 2022

What People Are Saying About Pictured Rocks Cruises

2022-01-20T10:21:18-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

For over 50 years, Pictured Rocks Cruises has given visitors a tour of the towering sandstone cliffs, formations and magical colors of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – a top Michigan vacation spot – on board. Departing from Munising, these boat tours are 2 to 2 ½ hours long and travel alongside the most stunning 40 miles of shoreline on the Great Lakes.

Jan 20 2022

The Top 7 Waterfalls of Pictured Rocks

2022-01-20T10:18:01-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , , , |

You don’t have to travel far in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to find stunning waterfalls…the area is home to hundreds of them! With its proximity to the Great Lakes and countless streams and creeks, it’s no wonder the rural area is overflowing with these gorgeous sights. Many waterfalls can be found within the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and are the result of

Jan 20 2022

Why You Should Plan a Long Weekend at Pictured Rocks

2022-01-20T10:12:27-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

Deemed the “Great Lakes State” and famed for its physical shape resembling a mitten, Michigan is lush in many ways but is best known for its beauty. North above the Mackinac Bridge rests the stunning waterfalls, sandstone cliffs and sea caves, dunes, and tranquil trails and forests of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Spanning over 40 miles along the

Jan 20 2022

Pictured Rocks: A Trip for the Entire Family

2022-01-20T10:03:25-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

Dazzling waterfalls. Scenic overlooks and beaches. Unforgettable boat cruises and kayak trips. Stunning sandstone formations and dunes. When planning a trip to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, you’ll discover there’s plenty of exciting things to do in the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Whether you have young children or seniors in your group, Pictured Rocks is a perfect trip for the entire family.

Jan 20 2022

10 Breathtaking Photos of Pictured Rocks

2022-01-20T09:58:47-05:00January 20th, 2022|Tags: , |

Stretching for 42-miles along the prestigious Lake Superior shoreline, the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore offers a unique landscape that’s been carved out over time by what the Ojibwe called Gichigami or the “big sea.” These 10 photos will not only take your breath away, but prove why Condé Nast Traveler called Pictured Rocks the most beautiful place

Mar 17 2019

17 places you have to see at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

2019-04-01T13:24:31-05:00March 17th, 2019|

Wild, wildly scenic, and uniquely Michigan, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is unlike anywhere else in the Great Lakes State. Established in 1966, the park -- one of five National Parks in Michigan, and the nation's first national lakeshore -- encompasses more than 70,000 acres and 40 miles of shoreline along the southern edge of Lake Superior. There's