Mackinac State Historic Parks

Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park

Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park

The Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park is a great family place where you can learn about Michigan's past, wildlife, and a whole lot more. When the park was opened 30 years ago, the major attraction was and still is the sawmill. Historic Mill Creek Discover Park is complete with scenic overlooks, 3.5 miles of nature trails, guided adventure tours, ziplines, and more.


Mackinac State Historic Parks is a family of living history museums and nature parks in northern Michigan’s Straits of Mackinac and is an agency within the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Its sites – which are accredited by the American Association of Museums – include Fort Mackinac, Mackinac Island State Park, The Richard and Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum and Historic Downtown on Mackinac Island, and Colonial Michilimackinac, Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park, and Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse in Mackinaw City.

Location of Mackinac State Historic Parks

Map of Michigan

Mackinac State Historic Parks Events

Mackinac Island Twilight Turtle Trek - Mackinac Island

Date: 01/07/17 - 03/04/17