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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  • Mackinaw Island State Park actually consists of most of the island. Rent a bike and ride all the way around the island. It's very flat and there are lots of places to stop and take pictures. The whole...  more »
  • This was a magical place for me. I took the ferry across and quickly loved the sight of newly wed couples, horse and buggy riding around. groups of cyclists on bikes. Lots of small shops selling every...  more »
  • I love this part of the island! Take the horse drawn carriage tour, you will not be disappointed. The guides are knowledgeable and friendly. The stop where you change carriages is also a nice stop. Yo...  more »