This rocky and rugged landscape features the highest point in michigan mt avron and many waterfalls. A beginner s guide to exploring waterfalls in michigan s u p.
Marquette county waterfalls the information provided below has been scaled using a simple matrix as follows.
Waterfalls by marquette mi. Marquette and baraga county waterfalls great lakes lake superior michigan michigan s marquette and baraga county particularly the northern parts are canadian shield country. Yellow dog falls are a further drive from marquette than the other waterfalls listed here but they are worth the drive time and once you get to the trailhead aren t that difficult to reach. Or less 5 ft.
The tahquamenon river which flows to the falls was made famous in the henry wadsworth longfellow poem hiawatha and its name said to originate from indian lore too. Exploring hiking marquette mi should include a trip to the many waterfalls in marquette mi. A list of waterfallsin marquette county known to be incomplete.
Black river falls a 30 foot falls on the black river about 8 miles south of ishpeming morgan creek falls a 20 foot falls where morgan creek empties into the carp river carp river falls a 30 foot falls on the carp river. Dead river falls in marquette michigan dead river falls is by far the easiest to visit if you re in marquette and is a good option if you don t have a ton of time to commit to an outdoor adventure. Best waterfall trails near marquette michigan.
Reviews 398 photos 718 recordings 302 robert nixon reviewed morgan falls via marquette mountain road. The upper falls at 50 feet tall and 200 feet wide stand alone as michigan s largest waterfalls the most interesting and among the most accessible. See reviews and photos of waterfalls in marquette michigan on tripadvisor.
And under unimproved trail 15 min. 398 reviews view full map. Upper peninsula waterfalls road trip.
Access walking time vertical drop improved trail 15 min. Marquette to munising updated jan 19 2019. Posted jul 25 2016 day 2.
Each waterfall displays access walking time and vertical drop data that pertains to that particular waterfall. Visit local favorites like warner creek or dead river falls.