Mackinaw City Area
Activities & Things To Do

Vacations and weekend get aways are a great time to take part in a variety of activities. In Mackinaw City and Northern Michigan, you can fill your day with everything from a picnic on the beach in the summer, to biking in the fall, to downhill skiing in the winter, to hunting for mushrooms in the spring.

Mackinaw City is the place to try new things! Rent a bike or a kayak, go snow tubing, attend a concert or an art fair, or play a round of golf with friends. History? We have lots of it to learn and explore.

From dawn to dusk, it is here for you to enjoy in Mackinaw City.

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A-Maze-N-Mirrors
Mackinaw Crossings, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-7550
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Animal Tracks
220 S Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-7044
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Arnold Line Mackinac Ferry
Waterfront, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 800-542-8528
Big Bear Adventures
4271 S. Straits Hwy., Indian River, MI 49749, 231-238-8181
Mild to Wild! Exciting canoe, kayak, raft and tube trips down the beautiful, crystal-clear Sturgeon River! 18-Hole Adventure Golf, Subway, Youth/Group packages and guided winter rafting trips.
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Colonial Michilimackinac
Beneath the Mackinac Bridge, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-4100
EUP Fishing Charters
724 Cheeseman Rd, St Ignace, MI 49781, 877-475-3474
Fort Mackinac
On the Bluff, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, 906-847-3328
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Petoskey Stones
Headlands Park
7725 E Wilderness Park Dr, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-4051
Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park
On Lake Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-4100
Icebreaker Mackinaw Maritime Museum
131 S Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-9825
Jack Pine Lumberjack Shows
10510 W US 23, Mackinaw City, MI 49706, 231-436-5225
Mackinac Island Lilac Festival
Downtown, Mackinac Island, MI 49757, 800-454-5227
The Lilac Festival is a ten-day annual festival held in honor of the common lilac at Mackinac Island. The festival, which has been held since 1949, begins on the second Friday of June and concludes, on the third Sunday of June, with the horse-drawn Lilac Parade.
Mackinac Old Time Trolley
Across from Star Line Ferry, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-5005
Mackinac Parasailing
Mackinaw City Marina, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-7144
Mackinaw Area Historical Society Heritage Village
West of Mackinaw City, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Mackinaw Bridge Museum
230 Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse
Beneath the Mackinac Bridge, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-439-4100
Petoskey State Park
2475 M-119 , Petoskey, MI 49770, 231-347-2311, 800-447-2757
Camping, hiking, beaches, dunes, playgrounds, Petoskey stones--all of it and more can be found at this spectacular Michigan state park. Located at the end of Little Traverse Bay, boaters will often be found anchored off the beach as the boaters swim or search for Petoskey stones.
Romanik's Ranch
10941 Weadock Rd, Levering, MI 49755, 231-627-6106
Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry
On Lake Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-5023
Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry
On Lake Huron, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 800-638-9892
Thunder Falls Family Waterpark
Downtown, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-6000
Todd and Brad Reed Photography
The "Tuesdays with Todd and Brad Reed" project takes this father and son photography team all over Michigan to document the state's beauty. Follow along with their photographic adventures by watching these short videos, each about three minutes long. A unique Michigan video is posted for every week of the year.
Trapper's Creek Adventure Golf
434 Nicolet, Mackinaw City, MI 49701, 231-436-6000



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