Menominee River/Piers Gorge

Menominee River/Piers Gorge

DNR - Menominee River

The 40-mile stretch of the Menominee River from above Iron Mountain to Menominee provides a beautiful setting for wildlife watching with numerous campgrounds and boat access points along the river cater to wildlife watchers with canoes. There are nine hydroelectric power dams and reservoirs on the river (each has a portage for small boats. The scenic Piers Gorge area of the river contains some of the fastest-moving water in Michigan also offers white water rafting with beautiful scenery. There are spectacular bald eagle viewing opportunities. In addition to the eagles, osprey, common loons, and waterfowl are common sightings.

DNR - Menominee River

Contact Information

Address

US-8 and Piers Gorge

Norway, MI 49870

Driving Directions

Phone: (906) 563-9247

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Location of Menominee River/Piers Gorge

Map of Michigan

Norway Weather

Now
SUNNY
50°F
SUNNY, humidity 37%, barometer 30.21,
wind 15 mph SE
Saturday
Chilly with variable clouds
49°F | 37°F
Chilly with variable clouds
Sunday
Mostly cloudy and warmer with a shower
63°F | 37°F
Mostly cloudy and warmer with a shower
Monday
Partly sunny
61°F | 33°F
Partly sunny
Tuesday
Clouds giving way to some sun and cooler
52°F | 25°F
Clouds giving way to some sun and cooler
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy
55°F | 31°F
Mostly cloudy

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