Dead River Falls

Located near Marquette, Michigan, the Dead River drops for many miles until it reaches Lake Superior.  Along part of this half mile long stretch is a series of beautiful waterfalls known as Dead River Falls (bet you didn’t see that one coming!)  This is one of the best series of falls in all of Upper Michigan, rivaling other sections such …

Canyon Falls

The Sturgeon River is one of the major rivers that flows through Upper Michigan and one of the best waterfalls along it is Canyon Falls.  In the spring there is a raging torrent of water passing over the drop that creates a powerful and majestic sight.  Later when the water level lowers, you can explore more of the gorge and …

Lower Silver Falls

The Silver River has a number of waterfalls located along it.  Lower Silver Falls is very easy to visit although not as impressive as its Upper Falls section.  The falls is made up of two chutes where the river converges into a narrow channel. The second drop is the larger of the two, and the river drops about 15 feet total …

Upper Silver Falls

The Silver River in Baraga County has numerous beautiful waterfalls to view, Upper Silver Falls being one of the most spectacular.  The upper section of this waterfall is the best of the two main drops.  The waterfall separates into numerous sections depending on what the water level is coming down the river. Upper Silver Falls is located approximately 8 miles …

Interstate Falls

Interstate Falls is an 18-foot waterfall on the Montreal River, along the border between Wisconsin and Michigan.  It is located just west of the city of Ironwood, Michigan along US Hwy 2.  A 0.3 mile trail through hardwood-hemlock forest leads to the falls, and is a popular attraction to residents and visitors of the Gogebic Range. Interstate Falls is also known as …

Sable Falls

Sable Falls One of the many beautiful waterfalls within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Sable Falls is a must-visit when you are in the Munising area.  The falls drops over a series of ledges and falls a total of 75 feet.  Sable Falls is located along Highway H-58 just a few miles from Grand Marais, MI.  This makes a great spot …

Spray Falls

Spray Falls Located along the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Spray Falls is a magnificent waterfall that drops about 70 feet vertically into Lake Superior.  This falls is remote and best viewed from the water, however there is a hiking trail leading you to the top.  The cliffs are a sheer drop for miles surrounding Spray Falls so in order to …

Hungarian Falls

Hungarian Falls This is a unique waterfall in that a local community fundraising project in 2013 kept part of it open to the general public. Hungarian Falls is located in Hubbell, Michigan not far from Houghton/Hancock and is seperated into three different drops.  The upper falls and the surrounding 10 acres was put into a land trust that saved it from …

Montreal Falls

Montreal Falls Located where the Montreal River drops down to Lake Superior, Montreal Falls is a must visit when you are in the Keweenaw Peninsula.  The falls cascade down rugged rocks slides before finishing at the lake below.  The area is extremely beautiful and worth the visit.  One unique feature is the view looking out over Lake Superior from the …

Laughing Whitefish Falls

Laughing Whitefish Falls Scenic Site One of the tallest waterfalls in Upper Michigan, Laughing Whitefish Falls is a must-stop when you are in the Marquette or Munising areas.  Laughing Whitefish Falls is classified as a slide waterfall and drops a total of 100 feet.  It is located within Laughing Whitefish Falls State Park.  The falls are best visited in the spring …