Mackinac Island State Park, Mackinac Island

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In the quiet setting of Mackinac Island State Park, without a single car in sight, visit several historical buildings and sites. More than 80 percent of the island is a nature park, featuring open ocean views and dramatic geological formations. Cross it by foot, by bike, on horseback, or by horse-drawn carriage (no automobiles allowed). You'll have the chance to visit caves such as the Devil's Kitchen, the Skull Cave, and the Cave of the Woods. Other stops of note: a battlefield, a church, a dormitory for Native Americans, and numerous exhibits. To visit Mackinac Island State Park and get the most from your holiday in Mackinac Island, create itinerary details personal to you using our Mackinac Island itinerary maker.
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  • The island was very unforgettable. The water was very clear and pretty. Bicycles and horses everywhere. Lots of people too. Many shops. We took Mack Island Carriage Tour to see most of the islands his...  more »
  • And that is very sad. Once you get on the ferry you step back in time to the 1800s and it is awesome. NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES ALLOWED. They have golfing, horse drawn carriages, bike rentals, walking, sa...  more »
  • The state park encompasses most of the island. No cars here, (except for a couple of emergency vehicles) so all transportation is by horse, bicycle or good old foot work. One of three ferries transpor...  more »