Travel Blogs from Mackinaw City, United States

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Awning Deployment while in motion, not recommended, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Awning Deployment while in motion, not recommended

A travel blog entry by brent-n-toby

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... following the Michigan Lake tour, which takes us up Lake Michigan and down Lake Huron in a circle around Michigan. We reached the Mackinaw Bridge and decided to drive over it as part of the tour http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mackinaw_Bridge on the return ...

Mackinaw Island, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Mackinaw Island

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

We finally made it to Mackinaw Island. Kelly and I have wanted to visit there ever since her sister, Robin, told us about it a few years ago. Robin and her Mom have been going there for a Republican convention for several years. We got up this ...

BIG Mac Bicycle Tour, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

BIG Mac Bicycle Tour

A travel blog entry by hdrk53

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This is going to be short... I promise.... Just pictures..Internet service very spotty.... Enjoy the ...

Drive to Mackinaw, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Drive to Mackinaw

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

... it got to be a little tough keeping the RV between the lines. It took us about 3 hours to drive around the lake, down to Mackinaw city. As soon as we got set up in our spot the sky opened up with a major thunderstorm and hail. After the storm passed ...

Rosman to Mackinac June 1 - June 3, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Rosman to Mackinac June 1 - June 3

A travel blog entry by cjcarter27

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... ) is public land where camping is free (do you notice a trend?) It is a lovely, lovely site right on French Farm Lake in Mackinaw City, MI. There were MANY mosquitoes here to greet us when we arrived, however. But we've managed to keep them in check and ...

Oh Canada!, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Oh Canada!

A travel blog entry by satisfaction

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... boats docked at the marina, but we wanted to pass by and see it from Satisfaction.  We had reservations across the Lake at Mackinaw City Marina, so we arrived and got settled before walking into town for a look around and an ice cream treat.  It ...

mackinaw city e il rainbow inn, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

mackinaw city e il rainbow inn

A travel blog entry by czamba

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Northwoods, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Northwoods

A travel blog entry by dsandow

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... Northwoods continued, passing nice little towns, beautiful lakes both large and small, and generally making our way into the EDT zone.  We have now landed at Mackinaw Mill Creek Campground for several days of exploring Mackinac Island and this area. ...

Jun 04, 2014, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Jun 04, 2014

A travel blog entry by vriecke

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Mackinac Island Part Duex, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Mackinac Island Part Duex

A travel blog entry by dsandow

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... . Over here, we visited Colonial Michimilimackinac, which is a recreation of a colonial fort on the original site next to the Mackinaw Bridge.  They have done a great job of archeological excavation at the fort (some of which was underway during our ...

Alden B. Dow Home and Office, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Alden B. Dow Home and Office

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

I checked out of my hotel in the Detroit suburt of Romulus and headed for the Alden B. Dow Home and Office in Midland, MI. Tours of the building are offered on most days at 2:00. I arrived with plenty of time to spare. When it was nearly 2:00 ...

Tractors and semis, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Tractors and semis

A travel blog entry by psandefur

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This morning we woke up to 45 degree temperature. The tractor parade over the bridge was to start at 9am. Around 8:15 is started to pour but was finished by 9. We zipped into town, parked the car took out our chairs and joined the other hundred people ...

Beginning Of Day Two, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Beginning Of Day Two

A travel blog entry by going-out-west

stopped in Mackinaw city for lunch and sight-seeing. VERY dog friendly. Almost every store had dog bowls filled with water and many people stopped to pet Maggie ...

Mackinaw!, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Mackinaw!

A travel blog entry by stamato2

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Just crossed the mackinaw ...

This is as far north we go., Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

This is as far north we go.

A travel blog entry by dolsontravels

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... nbsp;The area is beautiful, and the weather has not been hotter than 81 yet.  We took the ferry over to Mackinaw Island yesterday.  It is small island only about four miles long.  No cars or motor vehicles of any sort are allowed ...

Big Bridge water far below, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Big Bridge water far below

A travel blog entry by macysmarti

Well David really does not like driving over briges and he got a big one! There was road construction and it was long but he did great and we arrived on the other side. There was a huge RV park where we stayed. There were many experienced RVers who gave ...

We made it here!, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

We made it here!

A travel blog entry by scottammie

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We finally made it. We are staying in Mackinaw City @ the Clarion. Beautiful ...

Mackinaw City, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Mackinaw City

A travel blog entry by davelp

We wanted to share our pictures for ...

Is it Mackinaw or Mackinac?, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Is it Mackinaw or Mackinac?

A travel blog entry by dlpool

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... I would have won.  We hit the road at 11:08 a.m.  We had continuous rain, sometimes quite hard, until about 40 miles from Mackinaw City.  We began to see breaks in the clouds and were glad we wouldn’t have to set up in the rain.  ...

Holiday Inn Express - 8am, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Holiday Inn Express - 8am

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill

I came up here yesterday from Saginaw on a family trip – seven of us in a van. Yesterday we spent some time in Frankenmuth after a party there the night before. Frankenmuth being a Bavarian-modelled town.  A little bit of Germany in the middle ...

MI: Fudgies by Ferry to Mackinac Island, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

MI: Fudgies by Ferry to Mackinac Island

A travel blog entry by lstoneham

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... . Both are pronounced the same, rhyming with “saw”, shortening the Indian name “Michilimackinac”.   Mackinaw City is your typical tourist town with small hotels lining a beach and lots of shopping for souvenirs, fudge, ...

MacKinaw Island, Michigan, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

MacKinaw Island, Michigan

A travel blog entry by lilyne49

We left home early Friday morning July ...

Closing the Superior Circle, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Closing the Superior Circle

A travel blog entry by 2up4ever

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... circle tour. Over the Mackinaw Bridge under high winds, or should I say in high winds.  Always exciting traveling over the bridge on motorcycle, not as much fun in high winds.  Our stay tonight is in Mackinaw City at the Holiday Inn Express. ...

Mackinac Island, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Mackinac Island

A travel blog entry by dsandow

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We took a ferry out to Mackinac Island this morning to explore some local history and color.  The island is a fascinating place with a lot of beautiful Victorian homes, an historic fort and hotel, thousands of bikers, and many gift and fudge shops. ...

Beauty & treasures of Mackinaw City!, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Beauty & treasures of Mackinaw City!

A travel blog entry by heavenonearth

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... the phonetic "aw" spelling, probably as a way to distinguish their town from Mackinac Island for confused postal carriers.Today Mackinaw City retains the "aw" spelling while the bridge, straits and island steadfastly cling to the "ac" spelling. No matter ...

At the Base of the Bridge, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

At the Base of the Bridge

A travel blog entry by jim.coates

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It was a beautiful day.  I travelled the length of southern Michigan.  It was fantastic.  This game of staying off the interstates leads to random and wonderful events.  Like this morning.  An hour after starting off I drove past ...

Let The Party Begin!, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Let The Party Begin!

A travel blog entry by schwanman

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So, you may ask: With all the trials and tribulations that go along with an event like this, why do it in the first place? There are as many answers to that question as there are people that do this year in and year out.  Having now been in it, my ...

Holiday Inn Express - 7am, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Holiday Inn Express - 7am

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill

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Sitting on the balcony at 7am, it is still dark and there is a refreshing chill in the air. The railings are covered in water and the carpet – yes carpet on the balcony – is waterlogged in places, squealing underfoot. The only perceptible ...

Aug 03, 2012, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Aug 03, 2012

A travel blog entry by kjc022576

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Jim & June's Odyssey 091007 - Mackinaw City, MI, Mackinaw City, United States travel blog

Jim & June's Odyssey 091007 - Mackinaw City, MI

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

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... situated on Lake Huron and has 600 sites.  It would be a great place to stay during the summer months.  Mackinaw City itself is actually a village and caters mainly to tourists.  Everything looks brand new or at the very least, ...

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