10 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

10 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

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10 days in Upper Peninsula Itinerary

Start: Babbitt
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Ontonagon
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Newberry
— 1 night
Travel:  3​h 30​min
4
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
ferry:  15​min
5
Saint Ignace
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
End: Babbitt

2
nights
Ontonagon

Ontonagon ©
Ontonagon is a village in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Porcupine Mountains State Park. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Adventure Mining Company, then take a peaceful walk through Porcupine Mountains State Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Clouds. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Bond Falls.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Ontonagon online tour itinerary planner .

Babbitt to Ontonagon is an approximately 5-hour car ride. Traveling from Babbitt to Ontonagon, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 55°F. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Munising.

Things to do in Ontonagon

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Adventure Mining Company
Highlights from your plan
Adventure Mining Company ©
Adventure Mining Company
Bond Falls ©
Bond Falls
Lake of the Clouds ©
Lake of the Clouds

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. On the 18th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Alger Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

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You can drive from Ontonagon to Munising in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Munising can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Newberry.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Sand Point Beach ©
Sand Point Beach
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls

1
night
Newberry

Newberry ©
Newberry is a village in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Oswald's Bear Ranch, then have fun and explore at Tahquamenon Logging Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tahquamenon Falls.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Newberry trip builder app .

Getting from Munising to Newberry by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Newberry sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Newberry

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Tahquamenon Falls
Highlights from your plan
Oswald's Bear Ranch ©
Oswald's Bear Ranch
Tahquamenon Logging Museum ©
Tahquamenon Logging Museum
Tahquamenon Falls ©
Tahquamenon Falls

1
night
Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Biddle House, learn about all things military at Fort Mackinac, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arch Rock, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Mackinac Island State Park.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mackinac Island trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Newberry to Mackinac Island. In July, daytime highs in Mackinac Island are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Saint Ignace.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Arch Rock ©
Arch Rock
Mackinac Island State Park ©
Mackinac Island State Park
Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac

2
nights
Saint Ignace

Saint Ignace ©
Saint Ignace, usually written as St. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): snap pictures at Mackinac Bridge, then walk around Colonial Michilimackinac, then enjoy the sea views from McGulpin Point Lighthouse & Historic Site, and finally take some stellar pictures from Castle Rock. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Museum of Ojibwa Culture, then walk around Bridge View Park, then enjoy the sea views from Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint Ignace driving holiday tool .

Saint Ignace is very close to Mackinac Island. In July, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Ignace

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mackinaw City
Highlights from your plan
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse ©
Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse
Colonial Michilimackinac ©
Colonial Michilimackinac
Castle Rock ©
Castle Rock

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