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Marquette

This winter, don't hibernate—celebrate

Explore Marquette's snowy and scenic outdoor attractions with a pair of snowshoes, cross-country skis, or a fat tire bike. Warm up with a hot cocoa in the ski lodge or a cold brew in an igloo. but whatever you do, don't just face winter—embrace it.

 

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Winter is a magical time for outdoor adventure in Marquette, if you know how to do it right. Experience the quiet solitude of snow-covered woods or the exhilaration of the wind on your face as you race down the slopes.

This December, we're lighting up the Ore Dock for the holidays and putting on a laser light show. Each week will feature different fun and festive displays, be sure to check it out.

Start planning your winter adventure today to #MakeYourMarq

The Iron Ore Heritage Trail has received designation and is identified as a Pure Michigan Trail.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What things are there to do in Marquette?

Marquette is located in the Upper Peninsula and borders Lake Superior. This area offers a number of activities such as hiking Hogback Mountain peak, visiting historic lighthouses and museums, and seeing the Black Rocks at Presque Isle Park.

How many inches of snow does Marquette get?

Average yearly snowfall in Marquette is between 100 - 150 inches.

Where is there to go camping near Marquette?

There are a variety of places to camp near Marquette. Some popular spots include Marquette Tourist Park, Van Riper State Park, and Rippling River Resort.

What time zone is Marquette in?

Marquette is located in the Eastern Standard Time zone.

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