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Leave No Trace for Autumn Adventures

Autumn is one of the best times of year to enjoy the beautiful outdoors in the Upper Peninsula. Expansive forests become a sea of vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows. The air is cooler and the mosquitoes are (mostly) gone. With the changing season comes a few things that are important to remember…

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Fun Fall Activities in Marquette MI for Families

Explore the Farmers Market Every Saturday from 9am-1pm, the Down Marquette Farmers Market is at the Marquette Commons. There's no better way to spend an autumn morning/afternoon than out in the fresh air, supporting farm-fresh local foods and goods. Take a Fall Color Hike Peak season is almost upon…

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Apr├ęs Adventure Cravings

A day of epic adventures can leave your stomach rumbling. From comfort food to local brews, and fine dining, check out these hot spots to satisfy your craving! FAST CASUAL PIZZA & PUBS Stucko’s Pub & Grill serves up hearty comfort food in a welcoming atmosphere. Juicy, half-pound burgers, fresh fish…

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Marquette County Color Tour Cruises

From tunnels of color to historic attractions, these four fall foliage cruises are full of sights loved by locals and visitors alike. Central Marquette County | 4 hours (193 miles) • Start at Travel Marquette, head east on W Washington St. and turn right onto S Front St. • At the…

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Three Waterfalls You Need To See in The Fall

Are you a fan of waterfalls? You are in the right spot because Marquette County boasts many breathtaking falls. With the crisp air and vibrant foliage, our waterfalls have an extra touch of magic during the autumn season. Although we suggest visiting all of them, here are three waterfalls in…

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October is bursting with autumn color and events

Looking to make your autumn more eventful? Race through tunnels of colorful trees and crunching leaves, cheer on a pack of sled dogs as they eagerly prepare for winter's anticipated UP200 races, get into the Halloween spirit with a paranormal lighthouse tour or binge-watch inspirational flicks…

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Know Before You Go: Cultural Awareness

Being prepared to recreate outdoors extends well beyond acquiring the proper gear and navigation tools. It is equally important to be conscientious and knowledgeable of the land you intend to tread. Cultural awareness: Know before you go Remember that you are on Indigenous land no matter where you…

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All You Need to Know About U.P. Beer Fest & Breweries

Come on down and taste Michigan Brews from all over the “Great Beer State” in one place at U.P. Fall Beer Fest, Saturday, September 9th, 2023 from 1-6 PM at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette, MI. Tickets include festival admission and 15 beer tokens, with all proceeds going towards the…

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Bucket List Adventures

There are so many ways to experience Marquette, that you might be wondering where to start. We suggest checking these off your Bucket List for a #reMARQable adventure! TAKE A REFRESHING DIP Known for its crystal clear, cold waters, Lake Superior, the world's largest freshwater lake, is an adventure…

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Kayaking in Marquette

Alexandra Jarvis, Owner and guide of Superior Kayaking Company talks kayaking in Marquette County, MI. "After moving to Marquette for college, I fell in love with the town’s proximity to hikes, waterfalls, and most of all, Lake Superior. I spent a few summers guiding sea kayak tours at Pictured…

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