Explore Alpena, Thunder Bay, shipwrecks, Lighthouses, Islands, and miles of undeveloped coastline
Cheboygan Area Blueway
Views of Bois Blanc and Mackinac Islands, Mackinaw Bridge in the distance, beautiful Duncan Bay and the Cheboygan River
Hammond Bay Blueway
Enjoy the sandy beaches of Hammond Bay, 40 Mile Point Lighthouse and the Ocqueoc River
Negwegon - Black River - Ossineke Blueway
Experience a paddle along a remote State Park coastline with back country camping
Oscoda - AuSable Blueway
Paddle the coast along Oscoda, Cedar Lake and the lower Au Sable River
Rogers City Blueway
Bike and ride the coastline from Rogers City to 40 Mile Point Lighthouse. Views of Rogers City, Great Lakes freighters, and the worlds largest limestone quarry,
Straits Area Blueway
Sturgeon Point - Harrisville Blueway
Connects three communities, paddle by Sturgeon Pt. Lighthouse
Paddle Albaster, Tawas Bay and and north to Oscoda
Thompsons Harbor - Presque Isle Blueway
Many bays and points, two quarries, two lighthouses and a false island.
Alabaster Bike Path
A bike path adjacent to US-23 - includes arboretum!
16-Mile City Wide Pathway Great for Walking and Biking - connects to city parks and the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary!
A bike path along Grand Lake Road connecting to lighthouses!
Black Mountain Trails
30 Miles of Trails in the Black Mountain Forest Recreation Area!
Burt Lake State Park Trail
Foot trail around the perimeter of Burt Lake State Park
Cheboygan State Park Trail
Hiking Trails in Cheboygan State Park that provide access to Lake Huron vistas and rare wildflowers!
Chippewa Hills Pathway
Trails near Alpena great for hiking, biking, and skiing.
Clear Lake State Park Trail
Trail offering elk viewing opportunities.
Clear Lake-Jackson Lake Pathway
Trail system from Clear Lake State Park to Jackson Lake State Forest Campground.
Corsair Hiking and Cross Country Ski Trail System
22 mile trail system for hiking and cross country skiing.
Eagle Run Trails
Seven miles of loop trails for hiking, mountain biking, and cross country skiing.
Forest Discovery Trail
A pathway multi-purpose pathway with views of Cooke Pond.
Harrisville Heritage Route Trail
A multiuse trail through Harrisville past historic buildings and recreational sites.
Harrisville State Park-Cedar Run Nature Trail
A hiking trail through the campground and natural area.
High Country Pathway
A classic Michigan trail through the heart of Elk Country!
Highbanks Hiking and Ski Trail System
A backcountry hiking and ski trail alng the south shore of Cooke Dam Pond
Hoeft State Park Trails
Four hiking trails in Hoeft State Park and a connector to the Sunrise Trail to Rogers City!
Hoist Lakes Foot Travel Area
20 miles of hiking and back-country skiing trails through aspen, birch, pine and hardwood forests. Numerous Kettle lakes and bogs add to the outdoor experience.
Horseshoe Lake Trail
Huron Sunrise Park Trail - Oscoda
A beautiful shoreline trail along the unspoiled beaches of Lake Huron
Huron Sunrise Trail - Rogers City
An eleven mile paved trail suitable for biking, roller blading or walking. Connects Rogers City to Hoeft State Park, 40 Mile Point Lighthouse and miles of unspoiled Lake Huron shoreline.
Lost Tamarack Pathway
Wooded pathway beginning at Weber Lake State Forest Campground.
Mackinaw Historical Pathway
A two mile route that features historical displays outlining the history of the city and the Straits area.
Negwegon State Park Trail
12 miles of back-country hiking through cedar, ash, pine, oak and aspen forests, views of Lake Huron, and back-country camping sites.
North Central State Trail
62 mile rail-trail of crushed limestone stretching from Gaylord to Mackinaw City.
North Eastern State Trail
71 mile rail trail of crushed limestone stretching from Alpena to Cheboygan.
Norway Ridge Pathway
The 7 mile hiking, mountain biking and groomed x-country skiing trail follows sandy ridges through lowland forest habitat.
Ocqueoc Falls Bicentennial Pathway
Hiking and skiing at the largest waterfall in the Lower Peninsula!
Onaway State Park Trail
Trail through Onaway State Park on beautiful Black Lake.
Reid Lake Foot Travel Area
12 miles of gently rolling trail through the Huron National Forest will lead you around Reid Lake and many smaller lakes and bogs.
Shingle Mill Pathway
Popular pathway through Pigeon River Country!
Shore To Shore Trail
The Michigan Shore-to-Shore Trail is an over 220-mile long trail that runs between Empire on Lake Michigan and Oscoda on Lake Huron. It is open to horseback riders and hikers but not bicycles.
A hiking trail around the Shoepac sink holes
Tawas Bay Pedestrian - Bike Path
Connecting Alabaster Township, Tawas, East Tawas and Tawas Point State Park.
Tawas Point State Park Trail
A trail around Tawas Point State Park, view sand dunes, special plants, and a historic lighthouse.
Thompsons Harbor State Park Trail
Trails meander through the undeveloped State Park with 7.5 miles of Lake Huron shoreline.
A foot trail that follows the South Branch of the Thunder Bay River.
Wildwood Hills Pathway
Trails across rolling hills and through second-growth forest!
Work Hard, Play Hard
Art, Culture & History
A time of discovery in Northeast Michigan!
Eat, Shop and Sleep
Find unique places for food, drink, lodging & gifts along the Sunrise Coast!
Outdoor & Farm Fun
Get Out & Breathe the Northern Michigan Air!
On the shores of Thunder Bay!
Harrisville and Lincoln
From the sparkling shore of Lake Huron to the Huron National Forest....a true Sunrise Coast destination!
Mackinaw City and Cheboygan
Where the mighty Mackinac Bridge marks the northern gateway to the Sunrise Coast!
Oscoda, AuSable, East Tawas, and Tawas City
Where the AuSable River meets Lake Huron....a land for all seasons!
Presque Isle and Rogers City
From unspoiled beaches to historic lighthouses....a sparkling gem along the Sunrise Coast!
Standish, Au Gres, and Omer
Where a historic depot marks the southern gateway to the Sunrise Coast!
Special Interest Trails
A Trail of Arts & Culture Venues Winding Along the Sunrise Coast
Sunrise Side Wine & Hops Trail
Uncork Michigan's Best Kept Secret!