Holiday Inn Express Houghton - Keweenaw
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... a great place for tents.
While packing up in Baraga we struck up a conversation with a family who was out for a walk with their kids. Turns out they were from Alberta Canada and owned a golf course. They had traveled a fair amount in a camper previously on family vacations. However, when we met them they were just a few weeks into a 6 month adventure, traveling the U.S. and homeschooling along the way. So while ...
We enjoed the drive through the cities of Houghton and Hancock MI, both university towns, on our way along northeastern side of the river to the Maclean State Park where we spent the night. Once we set up, we went to see the town of Calumet, a former mining town, and then helped Rita & John hunt ...
The Keweenaw peninsula juts out from Upper Michigan into Lake Superior. On the way we passed through Hancock-Houghton which looked really interesting, worthy of much more than a pass through. There was a Finnish College there and a big river/canal going from one side of the peninsula (island?) to the other. It seemed to be old, with some history to it. Tonight ...
Pete posted photos and I went to read what he wrote, and found out he didn't - so I'll add my written blog update to go with his photos.
After Duluth we headed east (of course) to Keweenaw Peninsula in Upper Peninsula, Michigan which is why we are "yoopers" for the moment
Last night stayed in Twin Lakes State Park (yes there are lakes) and woke to a major downpour. Decided to not make pancakes and packed up and went out for ...
Had Tahquamenon Falls to ourselves since we arrived early after breaking camp before 6am to avoid rain. It was a fun hike, the kids were jazzed up. Drove on to see several sights within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Hiked to another falls and to some dunes. Further on we hiked through ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility