Things to Do in the Mackinac Straits Area

The Mackinac Straits Area is proud to be the home of three National Historic sites, unique shopping village with free nightly laser light shows at dusk and a live evening lumberjack show.

The average vacation stay in Mackinaw City has extended in recent years due to the fact that the city is so convenient to major area attractions. Why relocate when you can use Mackinaw City as a home base.

Save the hassle of packing your belongings time after time and let us be your home away from home. Rich in history and beauty, the Mackinaw area offers many ideal destinations just a short drive away.
Mackinaw Area Historical Society

    An Education Destination Experience the years of great change from candles to electricity all the way to trains quieted by… Read More

    Mackinaw City Municipal Marina

      In the heart of downtown. Transient & seasonal dockage, gas, oil, diesel, pump-out, water, 30 & 50 amp power, cable… Read More

      Mackinaw Crossings

        A Victorian inspired center where unique shopping, dining & entertainment come together. Over 50 specialty shops, attractions and dining. Exciting… Read More

        Mackinaw Manor

          Mackinaw Manor Haunted Mansion is a fully automated haunted house, using the latest in animatronics, special effects and state of the… Read More

          Mackinaw Parasailing

            Parasailing is exciting for everyone, come view the straits of Mackinac from a new perspective. Our custom boat enables the… Read More

            Mystery Spot

              Voted Michigan's #1 unusual attraction by the readers of Michigan Living Magazine (AAA). Enjoy guided tours through an area where… Read More

              MysteryTown USA

                Mystery Town, USA is a world-class family walk-through adventure for all ages that brings you on an immersive experience to… Read More

                Odawa Casino

                  Win big on one of Northern Michigan's hottest slot machines. Treat yourself to a variety of mouthwatering dishes at local… Read More

                  Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

                    This is Mackinac. A point in the storm and a guiding beacon since 1889, Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse helped passing ships… Read More

                    Riptide Ride

                      25 miles of Pictured Rocks Cliffs, 360º spins and countless smiles!  Bring your camera on board as we stop to… Read More

                      Shepler’s Lighthouse Cruises

                        The best seats in history. For close to three centuries, the Straits of Mackinac has been a vital nautical thoroughfare,… Read More

                        Soo Locks Upper St. Mary’s River Lighthouse Cruise

                          Enjoy a continental breakfast while riding through the Soo Locks and navigating in the St.Mary's River. Explore this important waterway… Read More

                          The Mackinaw Club

                            If you are looking for a Mackinaw area golf course, The Mackinaw Club's professionally designed 18-hole golf course is located… Read More

                            Trappers Creek Adventure Golf

                              Learn about the Northern Michigan fur trade heritage while playing adventure golf in a scenic environment! Great fun for all… Read More

                              Ugly Anne

                                Open May ~ October Departs daily 45 minutes before sunset.  Each evening Ugly Anne will set sail, giving you the… Read More

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                                Mackinaw City

                                Discover the magic of Mackinaw City and Mackinac Island. From breathtaking views to historic landmarks, to outdoor adventures, this destination promises memories that will last a lifetime.
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