Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Munising
(4.8/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
Pictured Rocks Lakeshore is located on the south shore of Lake Superior in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, between the communities of Munsiing and Grand Marais. Over 73,000 acres are protected for recreation, solitude, adventure, natural process and ecosystems, and cultural history for current and future generations.
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  • Michigan's Upper Peninsula is like another world. It's called "God's Country" by those living below-the-bridge. Do this and the Tahquamenon Falls over a long weekend and you'll have a new cherished me...  more »
  • This park is like nothing else on earth. The hike along the coast of Lake Michigan is enchanting. It is rarely crowded, and quite serene. The geology of the shore is spectacular with jutting cliffs an...  more »
  • Wonderful location to see the lake and it's enormity. Very picturesque location. Very happy to have jeeped here this weekend. Fall colors run late at the shoreline and we were very lucky. Water can be...  more »
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  • Pictured rocks is rightly called so because it puts mother nature and gods creations into perspective. The huge cliffs run 15 miles from Munising and have a lot of different spectacular formations along. The best way to see this place is from a boat or kayaking but definitely on the water. The place has really high points as well as beach and overall you can hike from one end to another. Pets are allowed only on specific trails so make sure to check first.
  • Even though it rained when I was there and I decided not to camp, the park was very picturesque. The campgrounds looked good and the park itself has no admission fees unlike most other National Parks. The scenery was fantastic and the short hikes, though busy, were easy and mostly quiet. I would certainly go again in better weather.
  • One of the best sights in MI. The best way to see it is to rent a pontoon and go everywhere. Miners' falls is a must see; get a bit adventurous and walk down to the falls. Lake Superior's water is clear up to 20 feet plus and you can see the floor!
  • Something everyone should see at least once in their lifetime. The calm of the campsites, quiet sandy beaches. The kindness of the locals and the great little shops and small restaurants. The tranquil outdoors and the breathtaking waterfalls. It's simply beautiful!
  • A great place to go to take a look and see some beautiful scenery. The hiking is very minimal unless you go on a well marked trail that shows the mileage. We were somewhat disappointed that the best views are apparently only viewable from a boat tour(about $40 a person). We felt like that wasn't overly clear from our research that was done before our trip. Over all, still something cool to do if your in the area.