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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  • We spent one day on Mackinac Island. Peddled around and enjoyed the views. The only island I know where cars are forbidden. Only horse-carts, bicycles and feet are allowed. So quiet and relaxing. With...  more »
  • While the rest of the island is very touristy, the morning bike ride into the park and a hike provided us with a way to escape the big crowds and to enjoy the views.  more »
  • Our family loved biking around the island. The water is beautiful and not too cold in August. We went wading, but others were happily swimming. There were places to stop and picnic or take a hike.  more »

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