Explore Marquette and the surrounding area.  So many things to do!

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Ore Boat From McCarty's Cove
Ore Boat From McCarty's Cove

McCarty's Cove is the great beach next to the Marquette Coast Guard Station.

Famous Ore Dock
Famous Ore Dock

Lower Harbor ore dock. Not working but historic.

Lower Harbor Breakwall
Lower Harbor Breakwall

One of our favorite places to walk and think.

Ore Dock
Ore Dock

Up close and personal! There have been so many ideas of what to do with this. Thankfully it is still there.

Yooper Flag
Yooper Flag

Once a Yooper, always a Yooper.

Walking the Breakwall
Walking the Breakwall

Walking back from the breakwall. Marquette Lower Harbor

Marquette Mountain
Marquette Mountain

Makin' snow at the ski hill! Cliffs Ridge is named after Cliffs Ridge Run at the top of Rocket. You can see our roof from there!

Life Guard Station
Life Guard Station

The beach between the Coast Guard Station and Picnic Rocks.

Ore Boat Behind the Lighthouse
Ore Boat Behind the Lighthouse

Ore boat headed for the Upper Harbor ore dock; passing behind the Coast Guard Station.

Martini on the Deck
Martini on the Deck

Martini at Elizabeth's Chop House. On the deck with girlfriends. Yum.

Lower Harbor Lilacs
Lower Harbor Lilacs

Lilacs while walking on the bikepath. Marquette has 35 miles of interconnected bike and walking paths. Where will you go?

Marquette Mountain Ski Area, one mile from Cliffs Ridge
Marquette Mountain Ski Area, one mile from Cliffs Ridge

Cliffs Ridge is exactly one mile from the ski hill. Closest accommodation!

Clancy Lakewood Lane
Clancy Lakewood Lane

Clancy chasing waves. Love this beach, but it is private.

Marquette from Lakewood Lane in Harvey
Marquette from Lakewood Lane in Harvey

Looking at Marquette skyline from the beach at Lakewood Lane.

Clancy on the Bikepath_
Clancy on the Bikepath_

Walking and enjoying the view of Lake Superior.

Marquette Harbor Lighthouse Coast Guard Station_
Marquette Harbor Lighthouse Coast Guard Station_

The Lighthouse! As an artist, I have painted this hundreds of times and could do it blindfolded. Tours are available at the Marquette Maritime Museum.

Bayou Lake Superior Sunrise
Bayou Lake Superior Sunrise

Camp sunrise at Lakewood Lane.

Bring Your Own Hammock
Bring Your Own Hammock

Hammocks hanging out at The Island.

Clancy Catching Waves
Clancy Catching Waves

Walking in the water. Lake Superior cures whatever may ail you. Promised.

Cruises
Cruises

Lower Harbor sailing cruises.

Let's Go Around the Island!
Let's Go Around the Island!

Entrance to Presque Isle. Pronounced the French way.

Lake Independence From Perkins Park
Lake Independence From Perkins Park

Perkins Park. In the Jimmy Stewart movie "Anatomy of a Murder".

Lambros' Park
Lambros' Park

The newest park in the Marquette system, Clark Lambros was a Marquette icon. Vango's, his restaurant, is still open on Third Street and is a definite must-do for guests.

Lower Harbor View
Lower Harbor View

From Mattson Park, Lower Harbor.

Mattson Park.
Mattson Park.

Home of Harbor Fest, Fourth of July events, BrewFest, JazzFest, and so much more.

Mattson Park
Mattson Park

So much to do here!

Newest Lakeside Park
Newest Lakeside Park
Pirate Galeon
Pirate Galeon
Presque Isle
Presque Isle

Let's go around the Island! Marquette institution. Jump off Black Rocks, get an ice cream cone. Watch for deer! You can also walk the Upper Harbor breakwall here.

Pride of Balitmore II
Pride of Balitmore II

Tall ships were here on their Great Lakes tour!