Celebrate the Winter Season Beyond The Mackinac Bridge Region of Michigan

Wintertime Beyond the Mackinac Bridge

Enjoy real wintertime activities Beyond the Mackinac Bridge including hitting the slopes, a dog sled tour, ice skating, or cozy up in a horse drawn sleigh. After a long day of fun you can unwind in front of the fire with some hearty food which is ideal for your winter getaway. Michigan Life's Region 12 Mackinac Bridge and Beyond Area includs Chippewa County, Luce County, and Mackinaw County Michigan.

Winter in Beyond The Mackinac Bridge Region

Enjoy the Winter Season Season in the area Beyond the Mackinac Bridge

When the weather turns colder the outdoor sports heat up and Michigan offers the best in wintertime fun and you can find it all right here. Let's start with a little Skiing do you prefer Cross Country Skiing or Downhill Skiing and don't forget the exciting action of Snowboarding! Maybe a little hockey or figure Ice Skating is more your style. Rated number 1 for Family Fun in the wintertime includes Sledding, Tobogganing, and Snow Tubing! Looking for high energy adventure to cross of your bucket list? Here are Dog Sledding Adventures and Snowmobiling Trails. Finally there are all kinds of Winter Events to enjoy in Michigan.

What to See and Do in Region 12 -Big Mac and Beyond

Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Adventures

Phone Number: 
906-748-0513

Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Adventures winter adventures are suitable for children and adults of all ages and experience. Children must be 10 years old to drive their own dog team, but may be any age to ride in the sled. All passengers ride in a sled with an experienced guide.

Address: 
Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Adventures
PO Box 5
McMillan, MI 49853

Mackinac Island

Phone Number: 
906-847-3783

Mackinac Island Nightlife is full of invigorating activities. There are many events and festivals throughout the year and nightly entertainment takes place all over the Island.

Address: 
Mackinac Island
Mackinac Island
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

Soo Locks Boat Tours

Phone Number: 
(906) 632-6301

St. Mary’s River Lighthouse Cruise

Experience a Lighthouse Cruise with Soo Locks Boat Tours. Enjoy riding through the Soo Locks and navigating in the St. Mary’s River. Explore this important waterway and see the variety of navigation markers leading ships to the Soo Locks from Lake Superior.

Address: 
Soo Locks Boat Tours
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Shepler's Lighthouse Cruise

Phone Number: 
231-436-5023

The possibilities are almost endless on a Shepler’s Charter Cruise. Shepler’s vessels typically head out from Mackinaw City, St. Ignace or Mackinac Island, but can also depart from and return to virtually any port in the upper Great Lakes.

Address: 
Shepler's Lighthouse Cruise
556 E. Central
Mackinaw City, MI 49701

Joann’s Fudge

Phone Number: 
906-847-3707

Joann’sauthentic Mackinac Island Fudge, made fresh daily with real cream, butter and only the finest natural ingredients. Joann’s offers 25 fantastic flavors as well as an assortment of hand-dipped chocolates and sugar-free candies. Gift packages, online ordering and shipping available. Several locations downtown.

Address: 
Joann’s Fudge
460 Main St
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

May’s Candy Shops

Phone Number: 
(906) 847-6486

May’s is currently the oldest fudge shop on Mackinac Island. May’s fudge shop has been family operated for four generations. This summer season we’ll be offering French Vanilla, Amaretto Chocolate Chip, Butter Pecan, Peanut Butter, Chocolate Nut and Plain Chocolate as well as our famous English toffee, Monsters, Pecan Rolls and Clusters.

Address: 
May’s Candy Shops
1 Main St
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

Murdick's Fudge

Phone Number: 
906-847-3530

The original on Mackinac Island since 1887, Murdick's has been serving fresh homemade fudge, peanut brittle and confections from the finest ingredients. Bring the whole family and watch our expert fudge makers create over fifteen flavors of fudge and candies from fresh ingredients.

Address: 
Murdick's Fudge
7244 Main Street
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

Saint Ignace Mystery Spot

Phone Number: 
(906) 643-8322

You have to love the entrepreneur spirit in Michigan, where else does the answer to the question: What to do when you find something unexplained and unusual? is sells tickets! Well here is one of those situations.

Address: 
Saint Ignace Mystery Spot
150 Martin Lake Road
St. Ignace, MI 49781

Tahquamenon Falls

Phone Number: 
(906) 492-3415

Tahquamenon Falls State Park encompasses close to 50,000 acres stretching over 13 miles. Most of this is undeveloped woodland without roads, buildings or power lines. The centerpiece of the park, and the very reason for its existence, is the Tahquamenon River with its waterfalls.

Address: 
Tahquamenon Falls
41382 W. M 123
Paradise, MI 49768