Paddling along the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. PC: Pictured Rocks Kayaking.

Your U.P. Bucket List: 10 Things to Do Above the Mackinac Bridge

When planning an exciting summer vacation, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan should be on your radar. Although serene beaches and gorgeous waterfalls are scattered throughout the area, attractions like Mackinac Island, the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and Tahquamenon Falls are some of the biggest enticements…READ MORE

 

Kayaking under Lovers Leap, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Top 10 Adventures to Check Off Your U.P. Bucket List

Hundreds of tranquil waterfalls, deep forests, and gorgeous beaches encompass Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. With breathtaking attractions like the Pictured Rocks, Porcupine Mountains, the Big Spring, and Tahquamenon Falls, the area is a dream for anyone who appreciates the outdoors…READ MORE

 

Everything You Need to Know About Pictured Rocks Kayaking

Everything You Need to Know About Pictured Rocks Kayaking

The Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is encompassed by towering sandstone cliffs, beautiful beaches, dunes, waterfalls, inland lakes, deep forest, and the crystal-clear waters of Lake Superior. Located in the heart of Michigan’s rugged Upper Peninsula, vibrant colors of minerals like copper and iron have stained…READ MORE

 

The Gift of Pictured Rocks KayakingPC: Pictured Rocks Kayaking

The Gift of Pictured Rocks Kayaking

With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s that time of year again when we ponder what to give the ones we love. Rather than giving a physical gift, a shared experience to look forward to with a loved one is a sure way to keep your spirits warm during the cold winter! 2020 might have interrupted your travel plans, but the coming year looks bright and our gift certificates are valid for 2 years. This year, give the gift of adventure of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, perfect for…READ MORE

 

The Best Ways to Experience the Fall Season around Pictured RocksAround the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore area, autumn colors emerge in September and typically peak in the middle of October. PC: Tim Trombley

The Best Ways to Experience the Fall Season around Pictured Rocks

If you’re considering an adventure this fall, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula might just be the ideal getaway. You’ll encounter hundreds of majestic waterfalls along with unblemished, freshwater beaches and serene forests.

Undoubtedly, one of the region’s highlights is Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. While the multicolored sandstone cliffs towering over crystal waters of Lake Superior are impressive…READ MORE

 

Why Fall is the Perfect Time to Paddle Pictured RocksGrand Portal Point in the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. PC: Tim Trombley

Why Fall is the Perfect Time to Paddle Pictured Rocks

Recently, USA Today readers chose Michigan’s Upper Peninsula as the best destination to view fall foliage and it’s no surprise. While the multicolored cliffs in the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore are stunning year-round, in Autumn, the vistas are magnificent. Vibrant scarlets, vivid oranges, and deep burgundies line the cliff tops and reflect off the crystal blue waters of Lake Superior…READ MORE

 

Pictured Rocks Kayaking Celebrates Five Years on the Water

Pictured Rocks Kayaking Celebrates Five Years on the Water

Serving the Munising area as the only outfitter that launches paddlers offshore, Pictured Rocks Kayaking is celebrating five years of showing kayakers the most pristine parts of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula…READ MORE

 

How to have a perfect romantic weekend in Pictured RocksPicture courtesy of Pictured Rocks Kayaking

How to Have a Perfect Romantic Weekend in Pictured Rocks

If you’re looking for a beautiful place to unwind with your significant other, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore near Munising, Michigan is the place to go. Colorful sandstone cliffs, majestic beaches with pink sand, deep forests, sand dunes, and waterfalls make this park a must stop for any adventurous couple yearning to kick back, relax, and have a great time…READ MORE

 

express-excursions

Express Excursions

addling beneath the towering sandstone cliffs of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore got a little easier last summer once the new 64-foot Kayak Express hit the water. The custom-built kayak tour vessel operated by Pictured Rocks Kayaking in Munising allows two kayaks to be launched or retrieved at the same time on the open waters of Lake Superior….READ MORE

 

Photo Credit: Tim TrombleyPhoto Credit: Tim Trombley

Why You Need to Take a Kayak Tour of Pictured Rocks

With miles of gorgeous sandstone cliffs towering 50 to 200 feet along Lake Superior’s pristine shoreline, stretches of white sandy beaches, and breathtaking formations and mineral stained rock face, the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula provides some of the most incredible sights in the world…READ MORE