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Make your Marq


46.5436° N, 87.3954° W

Winter is a magical time for outdoor adventure in Marquette, if you know how to do it right. Experience the quiet solitude of snow-covered woods or the exhilaration of the wind on your face as you race down the slopes.

Start planning your winter adventure today to #MakeYourMarq

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What's so #ReMARQable about Marquette?

Bigger, bolder, more spectacular, that’s what those who live and play here say about the Fresh Coast. What makes us so #reMARQable?...

"Best Small Town for Adventure"

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Eat, Drink & Play like a Local

With a hip craft beer and food scene, a bustling downtown and an abundance of outdoor recreation, discover why these Marquette...

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Brave The


Marquette County is a playground year-round. There is always something new to do and places to explore in every season. Bike by Harlow Lake in the spring, swim Superior in the summer, take in a color tour in the fall, and ski Marquette Mountain in the winter. Brave the elements and you will be rewarded.

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Whether you’ve been here before or plan to visit for the first time, our digital adventure guide and e-newsletter are a sustainable way to stay in the know. 

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Plan Your Trip

Before heading our way, you can surely wing it and let your future unfold, or check out our thoughtfully curated suggestions on where to play, where to eat, and where to stay.

Explore Responsibly

For those who harbor the soul of an explorer, Marquette County represents a quest more than a vacation. We hope you will enjoy an immersive experience in a community where respect of nature rewards you with magnificent outdoor adventures, today, and for years to come. As you 'make your Marq' we hope that you will explore responsibly and remember to leave no trace.