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12 Unforgettable Experiences at Pictured Rocks: From Hiking to Local Cuisine and Craft Beers

Updated: Apr 5


Pictured Rocks Travel Guide: Top Things to Do, Eat, and Drink

Top Things To Do in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore:


Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is certainly worth a visit. With crystal-clear waters and colorful sandstone, a trip to Pictured Rocks feels as though you have transported yourself to the rocky cliffs of Portugal or Italy. Exploring the pristine lakes and forests will remind you of National Parks out west filled with wildlife and natural beauty. In this Pictured Rocks travel guide we will outline the top things to do, places to eat, and beers to drink near this breathtaking national park.


Fun Fact


Pictured Rocks earns its name from the 15 miles of colorful sandstone cliffs, carved out by water and given its colors from the iron minerals.


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Pictured Rocks Travel Guide: Top Things to Do, Eat, and Drink


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1. Hike the Chapel Basin Loop Trail