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Upper Peninsula Excursions & Tours

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Excursions/Scenic Drives

Adventure Mining Company, M-38, Greenland, MI 49929, Phone: (906) 883-3371.  The Adventure Mining Company offers a variety of surface and underground tours of our historic Adventure Copper Mine in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The store carries a wide range of unique gifts, copper, Adventure Mining company clothing, books, jewelry, refreshments, and other items. Open late-May through mid-October from 9 - 6 daily and 11 - 6 pm on Sunday.

Arnold Mackinac Island Ferry, St. Ignace- Mackinaw City - Passenger ferries to Mackinac Island.  From Mackinaw City and St. Ignace.  15 minutes each way.  Phone:  (231) 436-5542

Brockway Mountain Drive - Copper Harbor- 9.5 mile drive along cliff of Keweenaw Fault.  740 feet above Lake Superior.  Highest above sea level between Rockies and Alleghenies.  Views of Lake Superior and undeveloped woodland.

Central Mine Historic District, US 41,  Central, MI 49950, Phone: (906) 289-4990

Dream America Guided Outdoor Tours for Women, 9960 Forest Highway 13, Rapid River, MI 49878, Phone: (906) 474-9920

Drummond Island Ferry Service - De Tour Village.  Car and passenger ferry to Drummond Island.  Phone: (906) 235-3170

Great Lakes Photo Tours, P.O. Box 333, Bath, MI 48808-0333, Phone: (517) 230-1655

Huron Mountain Outfitters Tour, 404 Schenk, PO Box 38, Big Bay, MI 49808, Phone: (906) 345-9265.  Feel the pine needle carpet underfoot as you make you way along the silent trails of Michigan's highest mountains, bordering Lake Superior. See the inspiring views from high atop Honey Bear Mountain and the Majestic Cobblers Knob. Hear the waterfalls cascade down secluded canyons in their inpatient race to the lakes below. Smell the pungent fragrance of the forest floor spiced with an evasive aroma of balsam and pine. As of 12-21-93 the phone number for leaving a recording is the only number that we have.

Isle Royal Queen II - Copper Harbor - Passenger ferry service from Copper Harbor to Rock Harbor of Isle Royale National Park.  4.5 hours each way.  Phone: (800) 949-2026

Keweenaw Star Excursions, Inc., 700 E. Lakeshore Dr., Docked at Dee Stadium, Houghton, MI 49931, Phone: (906) 482-0884.  Please join our staff on an enjoyable cruise on the Portage Canal aboard the Keweenaw Star. This sightseeing cruise navigates through a waterway which served the miners in their heyday and continues to offer safe harbor to the mighty freighters of Lake Superior. Enjoy soft music, cocktails, friendly staff, quiet drifting waters, informative dialog, scenic beauty. The Keweenaw Star is a 110’ certified vessel capable of carrying 149 passengers. We have a full bar, snacks, air conditioning and heat with a dining room and an upper deck. There is plenty of space to enjoy the grandiose beauty on the canal whether it’s spring, summer or fall with it’s glorious colors. So join us for a journey of history and scenery. Sit back and be prepared for catered comfort. Our captain’s and crew’s primary desire is to give our guests a pampered cruise with the chance to see a part of Keweenaw not easily accessible by land.

Mackinac Island Carriage Tours - Mackinac Island.  Narrated 1.5 hour tour of 20 island features including ?Grand Hotel, Fort Mackinac and Arch Rock.

Marshland Wildlife Drive - Seney.  Self-guided auto tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge.  Numbered signs along 7-mile route correspond to tour leaflet.  Views of marshland pools, eagles’ nests, flora and fauna.

Pictured Rocks Cruises, Elm Avenue, PO Box 355, Munising, MI 49862, Phone: (906) 387-2379  2.5 hour narrated boat trip along Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

Red Jacket Trolley Company, Fifth Street, Calumet, MI 49913, Phone: (906) 281-7897, Enjoy a guided trolley tour of the historic downtown Calumet/Keweenaw National Historical Park area.

Red Metal Minerals, 75 Hwy M-26, PO Box 445, Hubbell, MI 49934, Phone: (906) 296-9440.Red Metal Minerals offers private tours of the Caledonia Native Copper Mine for the rock collector, geologist or other interested people. The half or whole day private tours are given by noted local geologists. Collect samples of copper, or perhaps quartz, silver, epidote, calcites and hemitite. The Caledonia Native Copper Mine is one of only two underground operating copper mines in the United States, and the only one offering collecting trips. 

Ranger III - Houghton.  Passenger ferry to Isle Royale National Park.  Operated by National Park Service.  6 hours each way.  Phone: (906) 482-0984

Sand Dunes Drive - Eagle River.  Scenic 7-mile drive along m-26 from Eagle River to Eagle Harbor.  Follows shore of Lake Superior through the woods.  Phone: (800) 338-7982

Scenic Shoreline Drive - Gay.  20-mile shoreline drive between Gay and Lac La Belle.  Views of Lake Superior

Shipwreck Tours, 1204 Commercial Street, Munising, MI 49862, Phone: (906) 387-4477. Glass bottom boat narrated tours of Lake Superior shipwrecks and Lake Superior shipwreck diving. Discover shipwrecks of the Alger Underwater Preserve through the clear waters of Lake Superior. Two hour narrated tours describe the history of turn of the century wrecks. Board the Miss Munising, a 60's coast guard certified steel vessel equipped with a hull glass viewing area, to explore a 150' intact wooden hulled schooner which met its demise back in the 1880's. Grand Island's beautiful rock formations and the East Channel Lighthouse are just two of the additional sites you will see.

Sleighman [Excursions & Tours, Sleigh Rides], 2115 Olmsted Lane, Ishpeming, MI 49849, Phone: (906) 360-0212

Spirit of LaSalle Cruise Line, 737 First Street, Menominee, MI 49858, Phone: (906) 864-9330.  This is a new passenger ferry service that will connect Menominee, in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, with Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. The two-boat service will run from mid-May to mid-October. The boats are: The Spirit of LaSalle, a 115-foot vessel that carries 149 passengers, and the Isle Royale Queen, an 80-foot boat that carries 100 passengers. The cruise line also offers 2-hour cruises around the bay, as well as charter services for groups. You can get full service details by going to their website or calling them by phone.

Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry - St. Ignace.  Passenger ferry to Mackinac Island.  20 minutes each way.

Tahquamenon Falls Riverboat Tours & Toonerville Trolley, Soo Junction Road, CO Road 381, Soo Junction, MI 49868, Phone: (906) 876-2311.  Features two different tour opportunities. The first tour is a full day (6 1/2 hours) historical wilderness tour. First ride the Toonerville Trolley an authentic narrow gauge train which takes passengers 5 1/2 miles through thick forest, the home of many types of wildlife and birds. Once the train arrives at the river board a 200 passenger riverboat for a 21 mile a narrated cruise. The boat docks at the head of the rapids above the falls for 1 hour and 15 minutes. Passengers may then do the nature hike ( 5/8 of a mile each way) to our private view of the Upper Tahquamenon Falls. Then return to the riverboat, cruse back to the train, and return to Soo Junction. Departs 10:30 AM return 5:00 PM. Food, beverages and restrooms are available on board. The second tour is 1 3/4 hour Wilderness Train Ride. Travel on the country's longest 24 inch (narrow gauge) railroad to the end of the line where a stopover is made for switching. Enjoy a scenic view of the river. Snack bar and restrooms available at the stopover, and return. Along the way use our provided tree guide to learn about area timber types and uses. The second tour does not go to the Falls. Our tours are a must do for bird watchers and nature enthusiasts. Celebrating our 80th year in business. Family owned and operated since 1927. Call us or see our web page for schedule and rates. Open mid June through early October.

Woods & Water Ecotours, 20 Pickford Avenue, Hessel, MI 49745, Phone: (906) 484-4157

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