Catching the Sunrise (courtesy of Tom Wdowik)

Catching the Sunrise (courtesy of Tom Wdowik)

 Lake Huron near Oscoda

Lake Huron near Oscoda

Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac Bridge

Picnic on Lake Huron

Picnic on Lake Huron

 Sturgeon Point Light

Sturgeon Point Light

 Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac Bridge

 Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac Bridge

 Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac Bridge

 40 Mile Point Lighthouse

40 Mile Point Lighthouse

 Alpena Township Nature Preserve

Alpena Township Nature Preserve

 Trumpeter Swans (courtesy Michigan Sea Grant)

Trumpeter Swans (courtesy Michigan Sea Grant)

 Fishing on Lake Huron (courtesy Michigan Sea Grant)

Fishing on Lake Huron (courtesy Michigan Sea Grant)

 Cheboygan Crib Light

Cheboygan Crib Light

 Negwegon State Park

Negwegon State Park

 View from the New Presque Isle Light

View from the New Presque Isle Light

 North Central State Trail

North Central State Trail

 Grecian (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

Grecian (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

Defiance (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

Defiance (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

 Monohansett (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

Monohansett (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary)

Riverfront Park in Au Gres

Riverfront Park in Au Gres

Czaika's Blueberry Farm

Czaika's Blueberry Farm

Sun, Sand & Fun at the Tip of the Mitt

Sun, Sand & Fun at the Tip of the Mitt

 Colonial Michilimackinac

Colonial Michilimackinac

Standish Historic Depot & Welcome Center

Standish Historic Depot & Welcome Center

 Thunder Bay Theatre in Alpena

Thunder Bay Theatre in Alpena

Snowy Owl by Ray Kantor

Snowy Owl by Ray Kantor

Lake Huron by Nature's Journey Photography

Lake Huron by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter in Northeast Michigan by Nature's Journey Photography

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Winter along the Sunrise Coast by Monica Flores-Pruitt

Lake Huron Shoreline

Lake Huron Shoreline

Icy Beauty on Lake Huron near Greenbush - courtesy of Michael Kahn

Icy Beauty on Lake Huron near Greenbush - courtesy of Michael Kahn

EB Allen in 100 ft of water

EB Allen in 100 ft of water

From art to backroads, something for everyone!

From art to backroads, something for everyone!

A refreshing dip in Ocqueoc Falls!

A refreshing dip in Ocqueoc Falls!

Charity Island Light

Charity Island Light

Ocqueoc Falls

Ocqueoc Falls

Tall Ship in Alpena

Tall Ship in Alpena

Tawas Point Light

Tawas Point Light

 Norway Ridge Pathway

Norway Ridge Pathway

 Shore to Shore Trail - Michigan Trail Riders Association

Shore to Shore Trail - Michigan Trail Riders Association

 Ocqueoc Falls

Ocqueoc Falls

 Swans on the Sunrise Coast

Swans on the Sunrise Coast

Huron Shores Heritage Route: Pathway to the Sunrise Coast!
Plan Your Trip! Visit Our Regions: Arenac Visit Our Regions: Iosco Visit Our Regions: Alcona Visit Our Regions: Alpena Visit Our Regions: Presque Isle Visit Our Regions: Cheboygan ARTown: Michigan Arts and Culture Northeast Sunrise Side Wine and Hops Trail
 

2017 Lake Huron Discovery Tour

Travelers - save the date and check back soon for more info on the 2017 Lake Huron Discovery Tour!

Find out how your Northeast Michigan community or business can participate in tour planning.

 

Lake Huron Discovery Tour and Up North Trails each receive a "Governor's Award for Innovative Tourism Collaboration."

 

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Accepting the award for Lake Huron Discovery Tour are Michigan Arts & Culture Northeast (MACNE) members (l-r): Katie Wolf (Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary), Christine Witulski (Besser Museum), Denise Cline (NEMCOG/US 23 Heritage Route), and Mary Ellen Jones (Mitten Women Productions). Dave Lorenz - Vice-President of Travel Michigan - presented the award.

 

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Accepting the award for Up North Trails (a 21-county interactive trail promotional program/website and a partner program to US 23 Heritage Route) are Paul Yauk (DNR), Diane Rekowski (NEMCOG), Denise Cline (NEMCOG), Kristen Bennett (DNR), and Harry Burkholder (LIAA). Dave Lorenz - Vice-President of Travel Michigan - presented the award. www.upnorthtrails.org

 

NEW! Official US 23 merchandise is available at the following locations: 

Besser Museum (Alpena)

Harborside Cycle (Alpena)

Harrisville Harbor Grocery (Harrisville)

Ben Franklin (East Tawas)

Standish Depot

New Presque Isle Lighthouse and Old Presque Isle Lighthouse

The Local Basket Case (Alpena)

Cathy's Hallmark (Alpena)

Cathy's Hallmark (Oscoda)

Cabin Creek Coffee (Alpena)

Harrisville Street Fair (downtown)

Au Sable River Trading Post

 

Heritage Route Events

Apr 15, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017
May 1, 2017 to May 31, 2017
May 27, 2017 to May 28, 2017
May 28, 2017
Jun 1, 2017 to Jul 1, 2017
Jun 1, 2017
Jun 3, 2017 to Oct 10, 2017
Jun 9, 2017 to Jun 18, 2017
Jun 9, 2017
Jun 10, 2017
Jun 10, 2017
Jun 10, 2017
Jun 14, 2017
Jun 17, 2017 to Jun 18, 2017
Jun 17, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
Jun 22, 2017 to Jul 9, 2017
Jun 24, 2017 to Jun 25, 2017
Jun 24, 2017 to Jun 25, 2017
Jun 24, 2017
Jun 24, 2017
Jun 28, 2017
Jul 1, 2017 to Jul 31, 2017
Jul 1, 2017
Jul 1, 2017
Jul 1, 2017
Jul 5, 2017
Jul 8, 2017 to Jul 9, 2017
Jul 8, 2017 to Jul 9, 2017
Jul 12, 2017
Jul 14, 2017 to Jul 23, 2017
Jul 14, 2017 to Jul 16, 2017
Jul 15, 2017 to Jul 16, 2017
Jul 19, 2017
Jul 26, 2017
Jul 27, 2017 to Aug 13, 2017
Jul 31, 2017 to Aug 5, 2017
Aug 1, 2017 to Aug 31, 2017
Aug 1, 2017
Aug 2, 2017
Aug 9, 2017
Aug 11, 2017 to Aug 13, 2017
Aug 16, 2017
Aug 25, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017
Aug 26, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017
Sep 1, 2017 to Oct 1, 2017
Sep 1, 2017
Sep 2, 2017 to Sep 3, 2017
Sep 8, 2017 to Sep 10, 2017
Sep 9, 2017
Sep 9, 2017 to Sep 10, 2017
Sep 16, 2017
Sep 22, 2017 to Sep 24, 2017
Sep 23, 2017 to Sep 24, 2017
Sep 23, 2017
Sep 29, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017
Oct 1, 2017 to Oct 31, 2017
Oct 1, 2017
Oct 6, 2017 to Oct 8, 2017
Oct 7, 2017
Oct 11, 2017 to Nov 21, 2017
Oct 13, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017
Oct 21, 2017
Oct 27, 2017 to Nov 12, 2017
Nov 1, 2017 to Dec 1, 2017
Nov 24, 2017 to Dec 10, 2017

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