Magnuson Grand Hotel Lakefront Paradise
Travel Blogs from Paradise
by Pam Riehl Szakal
Our purpose in coming to this area was to visit the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum. We found Andres Lake State Forest Campground a few miles north of Paradise. A pretty little lake with nice fall colors and good fishing nearby. Sites are spread out so you get privacy and are good for tent or RV, even larger ones since the sites are quite large.
We explored the area with a hike while looking for a cache which brought us to ...
We arrived just after a heavy rain storm, set up camp before dark and rushed off the the Brewery restaurant for supper before they stopped serving. Enjoyed two delicious beers with supper, a stout and then an amber red. Next day hiked to see the lower falls and then the upper falls which are the 2nd largest waterfalls east of the Mississippi River. The beautiful rust and golden colour is from all the iron.
Tahquamenon Falls State Park near Lake Superior..Amazing park… best of the best so far.
On the way to the park we stopped at Point Iriquois Lighthouse on Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior. Early 1800's and one of the few remaining to have a resident caretaker.
We had really nice sites, large and lucky, again to be next to our friends, Ken and Denise. They have an ...
... we are calling them the root beer falls). Water is very dark due tannic acid from runoff of the decomposing cedars, hemlocks, pine trees. In morning we drove to Upper Tahquanenom Falls-very impressive.
Moose in the area but not likely seen. We drove ...
History: Paradise is on the northeastern portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, on the western side of Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, about 60 miles (97 km) by road from Sault Ste. Marie and about 55 miles (89 km) north of the Mackinac Bridge. Founded in 1925, Paradise is
surrounded by state and national forests and its main business is tourism. It is considered one of two gateways to the Tahquamenon Falls ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility