Ocqueoc falls is the largest waterfall in michigan s lower peninsula. The ocqueoc river is one of the few rivers in the lower peninsula to.
You can see where the ocqueoc river has cut a channel through the limestone bedrock.
Largest waterfall in the lower peninsula. You can see my post about it here 2 irontone springs north of gaylord is a roadside park on old 27. Ocquoec provides approximately six miles of hiking biking and cross country skiing opportunities with three marked loops. Ocqueoc falls is the largest falls in the lower peninsula.
The falls and the ocqueoc falls bicentennial pathway which offers groomed winter trails and summer hiking trails are a tourist attraction of presque isle county. Presque isle 2020 recently i traveled northern michigan and one of my stops was ocqueoc falls in ocequeoc township. It contains you guessed it seven bridges.
Watch for fish jumping over the falls in the. This falls boasts beautiful trails for hiking biking and skiing. It is a state scenic site and you will need a recreation passport or purchase a day pass to visit it.
The falls provide six miles of hiking biking and even some skiing. This happens to be the largest waterfall in the lower peninsula. Ocqueoc falls is the largest waterfall in michigan s lower peninsula and the only universally accessible waterfall in the united states.
If you like this post click on the buttons to share with your friends. The only named waterfall in the lower peninsula ocqueoc falls lies in a beautiful state rec area and the river drops many times here over a half mile. Ocqueoc falls alpena lower peninsula southern michigan this is the largest and one of the best waterfalls of the lower peninsula close to the central michigan towns like flint and is also the only handicap accessible fall in the united states.
Ocqueoc falls are the largest waterfalls in the lower peninsula of michigan with a drop of about 5 feet 1 5 m. Between mancelona and kalkaska is the breathtakingly beautiful seven bridges recreation area. Take a swim in the falls.
1 ocqueoc falls is located near onaway and is the largest waterfall in the lower peninsula. The groomed ski trails are track set. Ocquoec provides about six miles of hiking biking and cross coountry ski trails.
Waterfalls in the lower peninsula posted on january 24 2020 by mike sonnenberg posted in waterfalls winter wonderland.