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    Pictured Rocks

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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Lodging

Backcountry camper at Mosquito River overlooking Lake Superior.
Backcountry camper at Mosquito River overlooking Lake Superior.
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Within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, lodging is limited to drive-in campgrounds and backcountry campgrounds. There are no trail shelters or other lodging.

Lodging is available in the nearby gateway communities of Munising and Grand Marais. Campgrounds with electricity, water and sewer hookups, etc., are also available. Please contact these organizations for further information.

Alger County Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 405, 129 E. Munising Ave.
Munising, MI 49862
(906) 387-2138
www.algercounty.org

Grand Marais Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 139
Grand Marais, MI 49839
(906) 494-2447
www.grandmaraismichigan.com

Munising Visitors Bureau
P.O. Box 421
Munising, MI 49862
www.munising.org

Upper Peninsula Travel and Recreation Association
P.O. Box 400
Iron Mountain,MI 49801
(906) 774-5480
www.uptravel.com

Did You Know?

Spray Falls drops 70 feet over the Pictured Rocks cliffs into Lake Superior.

There are seven named waterfalls within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, plus several unnamed falls. From west to east, they are Munising, Bridalveil, Miners, Mosquito, Chapel, Spray, and Sable Falls. The sandstone outcrops of the Pictured Rocks escarpment create the many waterfalls in the area. More...