Munising Falls

Munising Falls Located off Hwy H-58, Munising Falls is a great spot to visit when you are in the Pictured Rocks area.  You can reach the falls by parking off Sand Point Rd., crossing H-58 and following the signs up the trail.  This is a beautiful waterfall that you can see from many different angles.  Two sets of stairs lead …

O Kun de Kun Falls

O Kun de Kun Falls Located north of Bruce Crossing, O Kun de Kun Falls is a gorgeous plunge waterfall.  Only a handful of waterfalls around Lake Superior are plunge falls. You can go behind the falls, but you need to be careful and watch your footing.  O Kun de Kun Falls is also one of the largest waterfalls in Ontonagon …

Agate Falls

Agate Falls Agate Falls is located on the middle branch of the Ontonagon River and is one of the most beautiful cascading falls in all of Upper Michigan. The falls are created as the river drops over an extended shelf of sandstone ledges. The resulting waterfall is a broad band of interlacing cascades and small falls nearly 40 feet high. This …

Piers Gorge

Piers Gorge Piers Gorge is a beautiful gorge that has been formed by the Menominee River. It gets its name from the drops that look like “piers” as they fall over rock ledges.  These create four sets of rapids. The biggest of the drops is about 8′ high and is named Mishicot Falls. There is a nice hiking trail that runs alongside these …

Tahquamenon Falls

Tahquamenon Falls The Tahquamenon Falls are actually two different waterfalls on the Tahquamenon River. The water is notably brown in color because of tannins that are leached from the cedar swamps which the river drains. The upper falls are more than 200 feet across and drop approximately 48 feet. During the late spring runoff, the river drains as much as 50,000 gallons …

Bond Falls

Bond Falls Bond Falls is a waterfall on the middle branch of the Ontonagon River, a few miles east of Paulding in southern Ontonagon County, Michigan. Bond Falls is 10 miles north of Watersmeet or 9 miles south of Bruce Crossing.  The site is near U.S. Highway 45 in the western portion of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The waterfalls are …

Superior Falls

Superior Falls on the Montreal River Superior Falls is located on the Montreal River just a few hundred yards from Lake Superior. The Montreal River forms part of the border between Michigan and Wisconsin so the falls is technically in both states, but it is most easily visited from the Michigan side. This is an impressive waterfall consisting of several drops and …

Black River Waterfalls

Black River Waterfalls Section The Wild and Scenic River section of the Black River of Gogebic County is known for the many waterfalls produced as the river runs from near Copper Peak to Lake Superior. Black River waterfalls drop more than 200 feet over five separate drops beginning two miles from its mouth.  These waterfalls are described below: Great Conglomerate Falls – This …

Presque Isle River Waterfalls

Presque Isle River Waterfalls Loop This hiking trail is a 2.3 mile loop located near Wakefield, Michigan and is rated as moderate in difficulty. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is available from May until October. The Presque Isle River Waterfalls Loop includes a series of waterfalls, as well as a bridge across the Presque Isle River to an …