Rugged wilderness, freshwater coastline, and picturesque small towns: explore the best of the “U.P.” with Moon Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Inside you’ll find:
Strategic, flexible itineraries, from a weekend on Mackinac Island to a week exploring the eastern or western peninsula, designed for outdoor adventurers, history and culture buffs, foliage seekers, and more
Unique activities and ideas for every season: Relax in quaint European-style towns, kick back at an outdoor summer concert, and sample local delicacies like Cornish pasties, Swedish meatballs, and Mackinac Island fudge. Hike through maple forests, catch a glimpse of wild moose, red foxes, and white-tailed deer, and camp under the starry sky. Get out on the water and spend the day boating, fishing, and swimming, or try skiing, snowshoeing, or snowmobiling in the winter
Honest advice on when to go, where to stay, and how to get around from lifelong Michigander Paul Vachon
Detailed maps and helpful reference photos throughout
Focused coverage of the Straits of Mackinac, Escanaba and the Lake Michigan shore, the Superior Upland, Keweenaw Peninsula and Isle Royale, Marquette and the Lake Superior shore, Whitefish Bay, and the Lake Huron shore
Thorough background information on the landscape, climate, wildlife, and local culture
With Moon Michigan’s Upper Peninsula’s expert tips, local insight, and countless activities, you can plan your trip your way.
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