Experience Michigan's Eastern Upper Peninsula, a magical place where the mighty Huron, Superior and Lake Michigan meet. Head north to The Great Waters and discover the wonder that is Pure Michigan.
Audio courtesy of Midwest Living (Photographer Per Breiehagen)
The Shipwreck Coast in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is one of the "Drives of a Lifetime" -- National Geographic
Welcome to The Great Waters of Michigan's Eastern Upper Peninsula (UP). The Great Waters region of Michigan's UP offers endless opportunities to enjoy unspoiled natural beauty, unique history and off-the-beaten-track culture. Here you will find relaxation among the Upper Peninsula's serene landscapes, hidden lakes, quiet forests, tall timbers, rugged shores and coursing waterfalls. Here you will rediscover the amazement and awe of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, and the gift of wonder that is Pure Michigan's Great Waters region.
For those who define a perfect day as one spent within sight of Lake Huron and Lake Michigan – welcome to St. Ignace. The historic community has made the most of its coveted spot in the Straits of Mackinac, offering vast and different experiences to the curious sightseer. Take a lazy stroll along the boardwalk and visit a lighthouse, marina, and fishing pier. Whether traveling by bicycle, automobile, or on foot, State Street delivers you to unique shops, tasty eateries and a variety other attractions, including scenic air tours of the area. Check out our two wonderful museums that hold so much history on our area.
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