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Mackinac Island State Park

P.O. Box 370,
Mackinac Island, MI 49757
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Eco-Friendly
Family-friendly
Pet-friendly
Open Year-Round
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Description
This is Mackinac Island State Park, a landscape characterized by high limestone bluffs, beautiful vistas of sparkling water, vibrant forests, and mystical geological formations. With automobiles banned since 1898, here exists a quieter way of life away from interstate noise of cities. Over 80 percent of Mackinac Island is within Mackinac Island State Park—free of charge and open year round—where you’ll discover the true natural gems of Mackinac. Whether visiting this island parkland by foot, bike, horseback, or carriage, these many majestic geological wonders and unique historical monuments are visual treasures found only here—on the island sacred to the Ojibwa and Odawa Great Lakes Indian tribes. According to them, this is where life began. You’re invited to discover why. The Mackinac Island State Park Visitor’s Center is located in the old Coast Guard Life Saving Station, built in 1915. The station is across from Marquette Park at the foot of Fort Street.

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