Guided Tours

Au Sable Lighthouse and Keepers' Quarters
Au Sable Lighthouse and Keepers' Quarters

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Ranger-led Activities.


Park rangers lead tours of the Au Sable Lighthouse Wednesday through Sunday from mid-June until the end of September. Each tour lasts about 30 minutes. Tours are offered at 11:00, 12:00, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30. Meet at the lighthouse.

Fee is $5 per person for ages 6 and up (exact fee is required/no change available). The walk to the lighthouse from the parking area at Hurricane River is 1.5 miles, and generally takes about 30 minutes.

Children under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult. Children are not allowed to be carried up the tower.

Other summer ranger programs listed below.


Park Program Schedule


Click the links below for information on boat cruises, kayak trips, and other guided tours within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

Pictured Rocks cruise boat going past Miners Castle.

Pictured Rocks Boat Cruises

Pictured Rocks Boat Cruises take visitors along the entire Pictured Rocks cliffs.

Kayak along the Pictured Rocks shoreline.

Kayak and Other Guided Tours

Several private companies offer kayak, paddleboard, pontoon boat, hiking, and other guided tours within the national lakeshore.


Last updated: June 24, 2022

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P.O. Box 40
Munising , MI 49862


906 387-3700

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