Places to go, things to do- a convenient list of the must-see activities in Greater Munising Bay.


Alger County Chamber of Commerce - Fuzzy Boyak Welcome Center
129 E. Munising Ave. | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2138 | QUICK VIEW

The Alger County Chamber of Commerce serves Greater Munising Bay (Alger County, Munising, Grand Marais and the surrounding communities) with free maps and tourist and business information. 


AuTrain River Canoes
N7163 Forest Lake Road | Au Train, MI 49806
(906) 892-8367 | website

Canoe and kayak rentals available for the scenic AuTrain River.


Da Yak Shop
N7543 Arbutus Street |AuTrain, MI 49806
(906) 202-1316 | website

A variety of kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals available to float down the AuTrain River.


Explore Munising
501 M28 East | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-5710 | QUICKVIEW | website

"Your one-stop for all things Munising and Alger County"
• Free Maps of Area, including waterfalls
• Upper Peninsula travel guides for surrounding counties
• Info. about area Attractions, Lodging, Dining & Much more...
• Gift gallery featuring local art
• Displays of local businesses
• Souvenirs, Books of all kinds
• Kids Corner (books & toys)
• Maps, Atlas, Travel Guides


Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tour
1204 Commercial St. | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-4477 | website 

Tour the shipwrecks in Munising Bay and the beautiful scenery of Grand Island aboard the Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours.


Grand Island Bus Tour
Grand Island Landing Drive | Munising 49862
(906) 387-4845 | website

This guided bus tours allows visitors to enjoy Grand Island’s scenic vistas and historic sites from the convenience and comfort of a small bus.


Grand Island Cruises
E7974 West Highway M-28 | Christmas, MI 49862
(906) 387-1695 | website

Take a 2.5 hour cruise around Grand Island on a 45 ft. Pontoon/Catamaran.  A complimentary entrée from the Duck Pond Eatery is included for you to enjoy before or after your cruise or take your meal on the cruise boat.


Grand Island Ferry Service
Grand Island Landing Rd. | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2600 | website

Take a short ferry ride to Grand Island.  The perfect place for nature enthusiasts to explore.


Grand Island National Recreation Area
400 E. Munising Ave. | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2512 | website

Non-motorized rustic island with 25 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails.  Rustic and back-country camping available on the island.



Hiawatha National Forest
400 E. Munising Avenue | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2512 | website

HNF offers a wide variety of camping, hiking, fishing, ORV and snowmobile trails for the outdoor enthusiasts.


Horseshoe Falls
602 Bell Avenue | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2635 | website

Located in Munising, Michigan, this natural spring fed waterfall muses a blissful relaxed moment, and also facets a charming gift shop and delightful picnic area. The enchantment is your to possess!


Husky Haven Adventures
E17769 Nugent Lake Rd. | Shingleton, MI 49884
(906) 452-6014 | website

Floatplane, helicopter and offroad UTV tours.


Husky Haven Kennels
E17769 Nugent Lake Road | Shingelton, MI 49884
(516) 790-9183 | website

Year-round “Iditarod” sled dog rides; traditional winter tours and dryland side by side tours.  Kennel tours and Iditarod race presentations. 


Kewadin Casino Christmas
M28 West
Christmas, MI 49862
(906) 387-5475 | QUICK VIEW | website

Open seven days per week, this casino has an atmosphere that mirrors that of a Las Vegas experience, but with the beauty of the Upper Peninsula. Vegas-style gaming includes slots, blackjack, and Let it Ride.

Amenities at Christmas include Frosty’s Pub n Grub, the Northern Lights gift shop, free parking, and the Northern Rewards Players Club.


Kimar's Charters, Resort and Marina
P.O. Box 39 | AuTrain, MI 49806
(906) 892-8277 | website

Shelter Bay's original charter service; we have the expertise and experience that you are looking for!  Full day and half day trips available. 


Lake Superior Boat Tours
N8234 Reindeer Run | Christmas, MI 49862
(906) 387-1591 | website

Private pontoon tour to Pictured Rocks and Grand Island. Half-day, full-day and sunset cruise.


Marquette Regional History Center
145 W. Spring | Marquette, MI 49855
(906) 226-3571 | website

We believe the preservation of the cultural and physical history of our area brings an understanding to the past and present, and provides a guide for the future.


Munising Pirate Cruises
102 E. Munising Ave. | Munising , MI
(920) 940-8301 | website

Pirate Cruises for people of all ages.


Miners Falls Mini Golf
E9558 Hwy M-28 East | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-4653 | website

Enjoy the 18 hole mini golf course and some delicious hand-dipped ice cream from the Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream Company.


North Coast Paddleboarding
14283 Lake Ave. | Grand Marais, MI 49839
(906)202-0144 | website

Stand up paddleboard rentals in Munising, Grand Marais and Pictured Rocks.


Northern Waters Adventures
712 W. Munising Ave. | P.O. Box 314  | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2323 | website

Offering quality half-day, full-day and evening guided kayak trips to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Guided safe and exciting sea kayak tours on Lake Superior for 28 years.


Northwoods Resort
N7070 AuTrain-Forest Lake Road | AuTrain, MI 49806
(906) 892-8114 | website

Canoe and kayak rentals available for the scenic AuTrain River.


Oswald’s Bear Ranch
13814 County Road 407 | Newberry, MI 49868
(906) 293-3147 | website

The largest bear only bear ranch in the country. View rescued black bears of all ages in four habitats.


Pictured Rocks Cruises
Bayshore Park / Munising City Dock | Munising |, MI 49862
(906) 387-2379 | QUICKVIEW | website

Cruise the coast of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore with the only authorized concessionaire.  View the brilliantly colored cliffs, sea caves and pristine beaches.


Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center
100 West Munising Ave. | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-1900 | website

Interpretive displays for-
• Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
• Commercial Fishing
• Native American History
• Paper Industry
• Munising History

Visit the gift shop!


Pictured Rocks Kayaking
1348 Commercial Street | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-5500 | QUICKVIEWwebsite

  • Explore more of the shoreline! The only guided kayak tour in Pictured Rocks with an off-shore launch.
  • View waterfalls, archways, cliffs, caves, dunes, and more.
  • Launch offshore to kayak the dramatic highlights of Pictured Rocks Shoreline including Lovers Leap, Rainbow Caves, Indian Head, Grand Portal, Battleship Row, Flower Vase, Chapel Cave, and Chapel Rock.
  • Our launch boat follows you along as you paddle, so you’ll always be within a reasonable distance of emergency help and restrooms.
  • Daily Tours: Memorial Day–September



Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Munising Falls Visitor Center
1505 Sand Point Rd
(906) 387-3700 or (906) 387-4310 | website

Lakeshore Headquarters
8391 Sand Point Rd
(906) 387-3700

The shoreline beckons you to visit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Hiking, camping, sightseeing, and four season outdoor opportunities abound.  The lakeshore hugs the Lake Superior shoreline for more than 40 miles.


Riptide Ride
1311 West M28 | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-8888 | website

View spectacular cliff formations up close and incredible lighthouses while having unforgettable fun on this 1.5 hour trip around Grand Island.


Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry
601 N. State Street | St. Ignace, MI 49781
(906) 643-9440 | website

A Shepler’s ticket locks in your transportation to Michigan’s iconic Mackinac Island.


Starline Mackinac Island Ferry
587 N. State Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781
(800) 638-9892 | QUICKVIEW | website

Hydro-Jet ferry service to Mackinac Island.


Uncle Ducky Outdoors
1331 M-28 West | Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-1695 | website



Valley Spur
E8017 M94 | Munising, MI
(906) 387-4918 |

Valley Spur, a favorite Alger County destination for many dedicated cross country skiers, hikers, and mountain bike enthusiasts, is located on M-94 approximately 5 miles west of Munising, Michigan in the Hiawatha National Forest.