If all you want to do is look at the waterfall and take some pictures it s decent but if you want to have some fun and a cool hike you can climb to the top along the side and then hike right up the center wagner wagner falls is one of the more impressive falls in the munising area and is located on a 22 acre site maintained by the michigan dnr having a small parking area on the. As the maps show there are several waterfalls just a short drive north of sault ste.
Wisconsin also has several waterfalls near the michigan border.
Waterfalls of upper michigan map. Chapel beach falls on chapel creek. Upper copper falls on owl creek. Almost all require hiking to reach but there are paths several barrier free to some of the most popular.
Is home to all but one of michigan s waterfalls. There are hundreds of waterfalls in the vicinity of rainbow falls and cumberland falls in the southeast wyoming and california have hundreds of waterfalls each and the pacific northwest is. 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.
Haypress dam falls on peshekee river. The following site has pictures of most of the michigan waterfalls. Is home to some of the state s most spectacular waterfalls most of which are relatively easy to access.
Victoria dam falls on west branch ontonagon river. Upper quincy falls on. Little giant falls on little giant creek.
Waterfalls tend to cluster. Only a tiny fraction of the waterfalls are shown. Downloadable map of waterfalls.
These falls are much closer to most downstate locations than the falls in the western up. Cataract dam falls on middle branch escanaba river. There are more than 300 falls scattered across the u p ranging in size from under 5 feet to 48 feet vertical drops.
The largest waterfall in michigan can be found on the beautiful upper peninsula and is known as the stunning tahquamenon falls. This map shows some of the regionally significant waterfalls in the u s a. Laughing whitefish falls is classified as a slide waterfall and drops a total of 100 feet.
Conglomerate falls on gratiot river. In the winter they create strange ice formations. Canyon falls the sturgeon river is one of the major rivers that flows through upper michigan and one of the best waterfalls along it is canyon falls.
In the spring there is a raging torrent of water passing over the drop that creates a powerful and majestic sight. Each year thousands of visitors check out the large cascades at tahquamenon falls state park pictured rocks national lakeshore the marquette area and more but that s hardly all that our state has to offer. There are more than 150 waterfalls across this breathtaking area of the upper peninsula.
It is located within laughing whitefish falls state park. In the autumn the waterfalls are framed by maple crimson and aspen gold. Upper silver falls on silver river.
All are spectacles of white splendor that are sure to make any vacation memorable. Laughing whitefish falls scenic site one of the tallest waterfalls in upper michigan laughing whitefish falls is a must stop when you are in the marquette or munising areas. Later when the water level lowers you can explore.
Michigan s upper peninsula is home to more than 300 waterfalls.