5 days in Munising, Marquette & Petoskey Itinerary

5 days in Munising, Marquette & Petoskey Itinerary

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5 days in Munising, Marquette & Petoskey Itinerary

Start: Grand Rapids
Drive:  7​h
1
Munising
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Marquette
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Petoskey
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Grand Rapids

2
nights
Munising

Munising ©
Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glass Bottom Shipwreck Tours. Take a break from Munising with a short trip to Oswald's Bear Ranch in Newberry, about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, putt your heart out at Miners Falls Mini Golf, look for gifts at Upper Peninsula Inspired, and admire the sheer force of Miners Falls.

For maps and more tourist information, read our Munising travel itinerary planner.

Grand Rapids to Munising is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Grand Rapids in July, with highs in Munising at 74°F and lows at 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Marquette.

Things to do in Munising

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Oswald's Bear Ranch
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore ©
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Oswald's Bear Ranch ©
Oswald's Bear Ranch
Munising Falls ©
Munising Falls

1
night
Marquette

Marquette ©
Marquette is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Presque Isle Park and then view the masterpieces at Lakenenland Sculpture Park.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Marquette itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Munising to Marquette takes an hour. In July, daytime highs in Marquette are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Petoskey.

Things to do in Marquette

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Lakenenland Sculpture Park ©
Lakenenland Sculpture Park

1
night
Petoskey

Petoskey ©
Petoskey is a city and coastal resort community in the U.S. On the 18th (Thu), grab your bike and head to Little Traverse Wheelway, then wander the streets of Historic Gaslight District, and then admire the majestic nature at Petoskey State Park.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Petoskey route planning tool .

Getting from Marquette to Petoskey by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. In July, daytime highs in Petoskey are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Petoskey

Parks Trails Nature
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Little Traverse Wheelway ©
Little Traverse Wheelway
Petoskey State Park
Petoskey State Park

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