Charity Island Light

Charity Island Light

Sailing on Saginaw Bay

Sailing on Saginaw Bay

Huron Shores Heritage Route


Standish, Au Gres, and Omer

Where a historic depot marks the southern gateway to the Sunrise Coast!
Sunrise on Lake Huron
Visit our sunrise coast!
Standish Depot
Visit the historic train depot in Standish

AuGres - Omer - Standish brochureArenac County - the gateway to the US 23  Heritage Route. Start your trip up the Sunrise Coast with a stop at the historic Standish Depot & Welcome Center. Take time to explore Arenac County as you embark on your trip up the Heritage Route. Make the 10 mile boat trip to Charity Island in Saginaw Bay, a 222-acre island that is part of the Michigan Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Canoe the numerous rapids on the Rifle River, one of the Lower Peninsula's fastest. Fishing, birding, and wildlife watching opportunities abound. From historic school houses to family-friendly parks to the Saganing Eagles Landing Casino, Arenac County is the perfect beginning to your Huron Shores adventure!

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Accommodation Accommodation
Agriculture Agriculture
Art Art
Birding Sites Birding Sites
Boat Launch Boat Launch
Campground Campground
Casino Casino
Culture Culture
Eatery Eatery
Education & Libraries Education & Libraries
Emergency Emergency
Golf Course Golf Course
Historic Site Historic Site
Lighthouse Lighthouse
Maritime Maritime
Maritime History Maritime History
Museum Museum
Nature Area Nature Area
Other Other
Park Park
Shop Shop
Snowmobile Trail Snowmobile Trail
Tour Tour
Trail Trail
Transportation Transportation
Visitor Center Visitor Center
Water Access Water Access
Wildlife Sanctuary Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Viewing Area Wildlife Viewing Area
Winery Winery
Worship Worship
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