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1,704 mi 2,742 km of trail 16 Recommended Routes

Gems 5 Gems Easy Trails 88 Trails Intermediate Trails 102 Trails Hard Trails 21 Trails
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gem Favorite Chapel Rock is equally if not more beautiful in the winter.

Chapel Rock

(8) Munising, MI
gem Favorite Scoville Point - Isle Royale National Park

Scoville Point

(6) Isle Ro…, MI
gem Favorite Rock Harbor Lighthouse is beautiful viewed from the water on the Ranger III ferry.

Rock Harbor Lighthouse and Edisen Fishery

(6) Isle Ro…, MI
gem Favorite Looking downriver from the Brink platform.

Tahquamenon Falls

(7) Newberry, MI
gem Favorite Mosquito Falls

Mosquito Falls

(9) Munising, MI

Recommended Routes in Upper Peninsula - 17

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Favorite Chapel Rock is equally if not more beautiful in the winter.
Intermediate

Chapel Loop

10.6 mi 17.1 km 763' Up 232.47 m Up 752' Down 229.35 m Down

Munising, MI
Favorite The Big Carp River.
Intermediate/Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness Loop

21.2 mi 34.1 km 1,463' Up 445.88 m Up 1,444' Down 440.21 m Down

Ontonagon, MI
Favorite Sunrise over Rock Harbor.
Intermediate/Difficult

Greenstone Ridge

40.2 mi 64.7 km 2,451' Up 747.19 m Up 2,454' Down 748.12 m Down

Isle Ro…, MI
Favorite Lake Superior from the Minong Ridge Trail
Difficult

Minong Ridge Traverse

29.2 mi 47.0 km 2,256' Up 687.69 m Up 2,265' Down 690.44 m Down

Isle Ro…, MI
Favorite Lake Superior from the bluffs along the East Huginnin Cove Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

East and West Huginnin Cove Trail

9.1 mi 14.6 km 563' Up 171.67 m Up 563' Down 171.62 m Down

Isle Ro…, MI
Favorite Enjoy beautiful fall colors at Lake of the Clouds.
Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Traverse

26.5 mi 42.6 km 2,595' Up 790.9 m Up 2,624' Down 799.65 m Down

Ontonagon, MI
Favorite The Big Carp River.
Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Scenic Wilderness Loop

23.5 mi 37.8 km 1,614' Up 491.93 m Up 1,617' Down 492.81 m Down

Wakefield, MI
Favorite A view from the trail along Tobin Harbor.
Intermediate

Stoll Memorial Trail

3.3 mi 5.3 km 55' Up 16.68 m Up 51' Down 15.55 m Down

Isle Ro…, MI

Trails in Upper Peninsula - 195

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3.8 mi 6.2 km #1Escarpment Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI 11 
40.2 mi 64.7 km #2Greenstone Ridge Trail
Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
4.3 mi 6.9 km #3North Mirror Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
2.9 mi 4.6 km #4Bare Bluff Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Copper Harbor, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Copper Harbor, MI
182.3 mi 293.4 km #5NCT: MI Segment 2 - Central UP
Intermediate
L'Anse, MI
Intermediate
L'Anse, MI
2.9 mi 4.6 km #6West Huginnin Cove Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
1.5 mi 2.5 km #7Mount Ojibway Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
172.1 mi 277.0 km #8NCT: MI Segment 3 - Eastern UP
Easy
Newberry, MI
Easy
Newberry, MI
5.8 mi 9.3 km #9Valley Spur Singletrack
Intermediate
Munising, MI
Intermediate
Munising, MI
8.3 mi 13.4 km #10State Highway M-185 (Lake Shore Boulevard)
Easy/Intermediate
Saint Ignace, MI
Easy/Intermediate
Saint Ignace, MI
2.8 mi 4.5 km #11North Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Quinnesec, MI
Intermediate
Quinnesec, MI
7.6 mi 12.3 km #12Ishpeming Trail
Intermediate
Isle Royale, MI
Intermediate
Isle Royale, MI
3.2 mi 5.2 km #13East Huginnin Cove Trail
Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
Difficult
Isle Royale, MI
1.9 mi 3.1 km #14Gorge-ous
Intermediate
Marquette, MI
Intermediate
Marquette, MI
0.6 mi 1.0 km #15Flow
Difficult
Marquette, MI
Difficult
Marquette, MI
3.0 mi 4.8 km #16Greywalls
Intermediate
Trowbridge Park, MI
Intermediate
Trowbridge Park, MI
1.4 mi 2.3 km #17Grom Loop
Easy
Marquette, MI
Easy
Marquette, MI
1.6 mi 2.5 km #18Crossroads Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Harvey, MI
Easy/Intermediate
Harvey, MI
2.3 mi 3.6 km #19Harlow Farms Connector Trail
Intermediate
Trowbridge Park, MI
Intermediate
Trowbridge Park, MI
1.5 mi 2.4 km #20Ogee Phase I
Intermediate
Norway, MI
Intermediate
Norway, MI

Photos of Upper Peninsula - 194

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Sunrise over Rock Harbor.
Jan 16, 2017 near Isle Ro…, MI
Rock Harbor
May 21, 2015 near Isle Ro…, MI
The Big Carp River.
May 28, 2015 near Ontonagon, MI
Enjoy beautiful fall colors at Lake of the Clouds.
Feb 17, 2017 near Ontonagon, MI
Chippewa Harbor Sunrise
Apr 2, 2020 near Isle Ro…, MI
A view of the tip of the Keweenaw Penninsula.
Feb 11, 2016 near Copper…, MI
Chapel Rock is equally if not more beautiful in the winter.
Mar 10, 2017 near Munising, MI
Grand Portal Point, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
Jul 20, 2016 near Munising, MI