Menominee River/Piers Gorge

Menominee River/Piers Gorge

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
26°F
SUNNY, humidity 84%, barometer 30.21,
wind 0 mph CLM
Wednesday
Partly sunny and seasonably cool
54°F | 26°F
Partly sunny and seasonably cool
Thursday
Cooler with periods of rain
43°F | 31°F
Cooler with periods of rain
Friday
Variable clouds with a shower or two
47°F | 23°F
Variable clouds with a shower or two
Saturday
Mostly cloudy and chilly
43°F | 21°F
Mostly cloudy and chilly
Sunday
Breezy with partial sunshine
50°F | 29°F
Breezy with partial sunshine

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