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Spring Hikes for Kids and Adults Alike

From roaring waterfalls to peaceful nature walks, experience the natural sights and sounds of spring in Marquette County with these fun and easy family-friendly hikes. Presque Isle Park Presque Isle is the perfect playground for parents and kids alike. The two-mile loop offers shaded, grassy areas…

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Dog-friendly Tips & Tricks

Planning for a trip with your pup can be ruff —but it doesn’t have to be with this list of pet-friendly places to stay and play in Marquette County. Trails & Tails Take on these top trails with your best adventure buddy at these scenic locations: Noquemanon North Trailhead Iron Ore Heritage Trail…

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5 Family-friendly Winter Hiking Trails

In Marquette, we take hiking seriously year-round—and while every season adds its own special touch to our favorite scenic spots, there's something especially magical about exploring the local landscape in the winter months. But we all know that the true magic lies in sharing the experience with…

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Five Cool Kid-friendly Eats

Five restaurants whose menus and atmospheres cater to kids and parents alike in Marquette County. DELFT BISTRO Dinner AND a movie, at the same dang time. Visit Website 906.273.2455 139 W Washington St Marquette, Mi Hours: Tue-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11-9pm DONCKERS Come for the retro dining…

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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…

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Self-Guided City Bike Tour

Marquette is known for its natural beauty and local culture. This 12.4-mile bicycle day tour will take you to breathtaking outdoor scenery, world-renowned architecture, tasty local delicacies, and some excellently crafted caffeine concoctions. VIEW MAP IN FULL SCREEN BEGIN YOUR ADVENTURE AT…

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Where to Catch the Northern Lights with Kids

Tracking the Northern Lights can be tough, and adding kids to the mix only makes it more challenging, but experiencing the phenomenon as a family—absolutely priceless. It's said solar activity is higher during and around the autumn and spring equinoxes, but here you can catch them year round…

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Awesome Ways to Spend Rainy Days

You can plan the perfect vacation, but you can't predict the weather. However, you can always have an A+ backup plan. Here are 5 family-friendly indoor activities for drizzly days in Marquette County. Solve Mysteries If you’re going to be stuck inside somewhere, we suggest you make it here. So what…

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Four Family-friendly Pizza Parlors

The term ‘pizza parlor’ may sound dated, but we promise pizza parlors will NEVER be a thing of the past. Here’s 4 family-friendly pizza joints that are servin’ up some seriously mouth-watering slices. Aubree’s Pizzeria & Grill, Marquette Aubree’s was voted 2017 Best Pizza in the Northern Michigan…

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5 Reasons to Ski Marquette Mountain

1) Natural Beauty It's no secret that Marquette Mountain has some Superior views. Seriously, if you’re on the slopes facing east, you can see the lake from many of the lifts and peaks. And whether you prefer your terrain rugged and natural, or tamed and well-groomed, there are runs sure to suit…

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