Munising has everything you need to create the perfect adventure vacation: Great lodging options, restaurants, shopping and services. Munising is also home to the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, which is comprised of over 15 miles of shoreline along Lake Superior with sandstone cliffs reaching 200’ in height, and along with the Hiawatha National Forest offer endless recreation opportunities. Explore 17 unique waterfalls in and around the Munising area.
The Hiawatha National Forest has two districts - experience the Rock River Canyon & Big Island Lake areas. Also discover Grand Island - this gem of Lake Superior has so many fascinating things to see or do. You can hike, bike, or take a bus tour of the island. Please visit our Attractions page and Activities page to learn more.
A few of our favorite things to see and do in Munising
Grand Island National Recreation Area
Located 1/2 mile off the mainland, Grand Island is owned and managed by Hiawatha National Forest and most of the 21-square-mile island is available for exploration.
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
40 miles of breathtaking scenery long the Lake Superior coastline. Sandstone cliffs, white beaches, waterfalls, small inland lakes, forest, lighthouses, shipwrecks and sand dunes all waiting to be explored. Hiking, biking, bird watching, site seeing and camping all in one.
Pictured Rocks Boat Cruises
View Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore from the comfort of a tour boat! Pictured Rocks Boat Cruises takes you along the Lake Superior shoreline where you can snap pictures of sandstone cliffs, beaches, sand dunes, & waterfalls.