• Indianhead Point stands tall along the Pictured Rocks. Photo copyright Craig Blacklock

    Pictured Rocks

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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Road Mileage

The gravel entrance road to Twelvemile Beach campground winds through a picturesque stand of white birch
White birch trees along Twelvemile Beach Campground Road.
NPS photo/Mary Jo Cook
 

Mileage along Alger H-58 to
these road intersections

From
Munising

From
Grand Marais

H-58 & M-28 (Interagency Visitor Center, Munising)

52.0

Washington Street (access to Sand Point Road)

1.1

50.9

Miners Castle Road

5.2

46.8

H-15 (Van Meer)

9.2

42.8

Chapel Road (Melstrand)

17.8

34.2

Little Beaver Lake Road

22.8

29.2

Beaver Basin overlook road

23.5

28.5

Kingston Lake Campground

34.0

18.0

Twelvemile Beach Road

37.7

14.3

Lake Superior Overlook

39.9

12.1

Hurricane River Road (lower)

40.8

11.2

Hurricane River Road (upper)

41.1

10.9

Log Slide

45.3

6.7

Grand Sable Lake overlook

48.8

3.2

Grand Sable Visitor Center

49.9

2.1

H-58 & M-77 (Grand Marais)

52.0


 

Point to Point Mileage

Interagency Visitor Center to Washington Street

1.1

Washington Street to Miners Castle Road

4.1

Miners Castle Road to H-15

4.0

H-15 to Chapel Road

8.6

Chapel Road to Little Beaver Lake Road

5.0

Little Beaver Road to Beaver Basin overlook road

0.7

Beaver Basin overlook road to Kingston Lake Campground

10.5

Kingston Lake Campground to Twelvemile Beach Road

3.7

Twelvemile Beach Road to Lake Superior Overlook

2.2

Lake Superior Overlook to lower Hurricane River Road

0.9

Lower Hurricane River Road to upper Hurricane River Road

0.3

Upper Hurricane River Road to Log Slide Road

4.2

Log Slide Road to Grand Sable Lake Overlook

3.5

Grand Sable Lake Overlook to Grand Sable Visitor Center

1.1

Grand Sable Visitor Center to Grand Marais

2.1

 

Did You Know?

Lyndon B. Johnson being sworn in as President of the U.S. by Chief Justice Earl Warren as Lady Bird Johnson and Hubert Humphrey look on.

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is America's first National Lakeshore, authorized on October 15, 1966. On the same day, President Lyndon B. Johnson also signed into law another piece of landmark legislation -- the National Historic Preservation Act. More...