Grab a World-Famous Pasty | Eat a pasty in St. Ignace on the waterfront boardwalk, then do the walking tour.
Visit a Local Lighthouse | Visit the historic McGulpin Point Lighthouse in Mackinaw City, built in 1869 and open daily.
Paddle the Inland Waterway | Paddle or cruise the Inland Waterway—40 miles from Pickerel Lake to Lake Huron, if you’re up for the entire route.
Head to Mackinac Island | Hop on a ferry from Mackinaw City or St. Ignace for a trip to Mackinac Island or a sunset cruise in the Straits.
Photo by Gail Snable
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