Distance: 130.57 miles
Michigan Islands National Wildlife Refuge is comprised of eight islands in Lakes Michigan and Huron. Thunder Bay and Scarecrow islands in Thunder Bay (near Alpena, MI), and Big and Little Charity islands in Saginaw Bay are managed by Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge in Saginaw, MI. Seney National Wildlife Refuge has management resonsibility for Gull, Pismire, Hat, and Shoe islands, part of th...
Distance: 155.65 miles
Love nature? Then take the Great Divide National Scenic Highway
through the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and revel in the
wonderful diversity of plant and animal life in the majestic
Northwoods. The byway passes through forests harboring black bear,
timber wolves and white-tailed deer. It crosses lakes, swamps and
bogs alive with beaver, loons and bald eagles. Lakes and rivers are
Distance: 175.85 miles
The beacon of Lighthouse Island gleams into the Northern Michigan night from its lonely vantage point three miles off
the south shore of Lake Superior. Lighthouse Island, or West Huron, is the second largest of eight islands
comprising the Huron Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Despite their small size, totalling only 147 acres, the
remoteness and primitive quality of these islands ha...
Distance: 195.39 miles
This 106-mile loop takes you through the Elkhorn Mountains,gold-mining ghost-towns, and along elegant lakes and rivers. You can learn a lot of history here, as well as enjoy hunting, fishing, camping, boating,
skiing, and hiking in a picturesque setting.