There's More to See on 23!


Pure Michigan Byways Logo SignFrom Standish to Mackinaw City! 200 miles of spectacular scenic views of Lake Huron and an astounding array of large public forest and recreational properties await travelers on the Heritage Route 23 Pure Michigan Byway.  The northern Lake Huron shoreline boasts water, forests, wetlands, lighthouses, parks, trails, museums, small towns, culture, attractions, golf, dining, and many other hidden treasures. And the adventures aren't just on the coast....connecting to the Heritage Route in Oscoda is the River Road National Scenic Byway....which winds along the mighty AuSable River through the Huron National Forest. Coastal and inland discoveries await....discover US 23....your pathway to the Sunrise Coast! This website offers trip planning tools as you plan your adventure along the Sunrise Coast. See our selection of Map Guides and Brochures below! If you would like a hard copy of any of the maps below, please contact dmcline@nemcog.org. (Learn more about the administration of the US 23 program or to get involved here!)

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