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Adventure Awaits Michigan Western Upper Peninsula
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More than 150 waterfalls

Porcupine Mountains

35,000 acres of unspoiled forest


Incredible fishing

Lake Superior

Mightiest of the Great Lakes


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Explore Michigan’s Trailhead

Get away from the everyday and reconnect with the wild inside of you. Come to the western most corner of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Embrace our endless rivers and countless waterfalls, clean and clear and fresher than you ever knew. Discover Lake Superior, mighty and proud. Find yourself in the wandering trails through mystic old growth forests deep in The Ottawa National Forest.

Whether biking the numerous trails, loops, or single tracks; hiking through the old growth forest, along the shores of Lake Superior, or high above the tree line; or paddling a calm inland lake, stream, or rapid river the Western your place for outdoor recreation thrills.  Explore the Porcupine Mountains, rugged and raw. Visit the over 150 majestic waterfalls that flow through the Western U.P.

Whatever trail you choose to follow, your outdoor adventure starts at Michigan’s Trailhead.