1 ocqueoc falls is located near onaway and is the largest waterfall in the lower peninsula it is a state scenic site and you will need a recreation passport or purchase a day pass to visit it. Tahquamenon falls consists of two separate waterfalls on the tahquamenon river.
The largest waterfall in michigan can be found on the beautiful upper peninsula and is known as the stunning tahquamenon falls.
Waterfalls in southern michigan. They are more like rapids and really small but it is easy to get to and a nice place to stop. Many of them are better described as rapids. You can see my post about it here.
As one of the largest waterfalls east of the mississippi it makes michigan proud with its 200 foot span and 50 foot drop into the expansive tahquamenon river. The agate falls scenic site is a waterfall and scenic site located in interior township in southeastern ontonagon county michigan. This is because of the tannins percolated from the cedar marshes which the river ends up draining.
There are still a good number of interesting falls to visit across the up. Tahquamenon falls is easily michigan s most famous waterfall system but it s certainly not the only one in our scenic state. Silver sable silver sablinova is a fictional character appearing in american comic books published by marvel comics.
Agate falls is a 39 foot high 12 m waterfall of the middle branch of the ontonagon river. 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. If you re looking to experience the natural beauty of a waterfall without the day long hiking commitment here are eight easily accessible waterfalls in michigan that will knock your socks off.
However most of those falls are quite small. The falls are accessed via an enjoyable 1 2 mile 1 9k roundtrip hike with the trailhead located at a parking lot at the end of miners falls road which heads east from miners castle road h 11 about 4 miles 6 4. You will notice the color of the waterfall is brown.
Michigan is said to have nearly 200 named waterfalls all but one of which are located in the upper peninsula. This falls boasts beautiful trails for hiking biking and skiing. She is a mercenary hunter of war au sable point au sable light log slide grand sable dunes grand sable lake sable falls interpretive center munising falls miners falls sable falls pictured subspecies.
The falls are found in the eastern upper peninsula of michigan near lake superior. Niger the southern sable common sable or black sable also known as. Upper tahquamenon falls photo courtesy of pure michigan 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.
2 irontone springs north of gaylord is a roadside park on old 27.