Marquette, MI
Lodging, Businesses, and Recreation
On Lake Superior
in the
Upper Peninsula of Michigan  

The harbor town of Marquette Michigan is located on the shores of Lake Superior and is the largest city in the Upper Peninsula.

Enjoy the natural beauty of Presque Isle Park, the Marquette Harbor Lighthouse, full service marinas, historic buildings, museums, fine restaurants, shopping, art galleries, interesting places to visit, and great recreational opportunities in Marquette, Michigan. (map)

Cabins, Cottages, Motels, Hotels, Inns, Vacation Homes, Restaurants, Catering, Real Estate
Snowmobile, ATV, Bike, & Boat Rentals, Charter Fishing, Cruises, Shopping, and Museums in Marquette, MI

New Listing: Beachcomber's Cottage is located 14 miles east of Marquette on the sandy shores of Lake Superior. The cottage has two bedrooms and is nestled in the woods by the lake. The living area has patio doors that open onto the deck, a wonderful spot to relax and enjoy the beauty of Lake Superior. Cobblestone path to the sandy beach and a beach deck near the water. Beachcomber’s Cottage, Highway M-26, Marquette, MI, 49855.  Phone: 206-937-1276.

Cedar Creek Cabin is nestled on 4 acres of wooded land, just 5 miles south of Marquette, MI on the shores of Cedar Creek. The Living area has Cable TV and a wood-burning fireplace. Complete kitchen with full size appliances. The cabin has two bedrooms, one bath, and will sleep up to 6 guests. Relax on the deck and enjoy this peaceful setting while visiting Marquette or taking part in the wonderful recreation the area offers. Easy access to snowmobile and ATV trails and near Marquette Mountain for skiing and snowboarding. Pets Welcome. 647 Cherry Creek Road, Marquette, MI 49855 Phone: (906) 249-9590 or (906) 250-6770.

Pike Lake Getaway Vacation Home is located on the shores of Pike Lake southwest of Marquette in the Escanaba State Forest. Pike Lake Getaway has 2-bedrooms, a loft, and two full bathrooms. Modern kitchen, gas fireplace, and a deck with great view of the lake. Laundry. Nice hard sandy beach for water fun. Enjoy fishing and boating. Rowboat and kayak included. Y Easy ATV trail access. Pike Lake Getaway, 2782 W. Camp Lane, Gwinn, MI 49841.  Phone: 817-475-8076

Seacoast Lakeshore Resort, 4012 Hwy M-28 E, Sand River, MI, only 15 miles east of Marquette Phone: 906-343-6710 or or 805-723-4223. Bungalow Cottage, Loft, and comfortable family suites with free Wi-Fi. TV with HBO. Across from Lake Superior with a wonderful sand beach. Gas grills, picnic tables, and outdoor swings. Relax and enjoy this outstanding view of Lake Superior. On the trail.

Loldging in Marquette County

Lodging in Big Bay (25 miles north of Marquette on Lake Superior

  • Big Bay Depot Lodge is located on Lake Independence, 23 miles north of Marquette, MI. The Depot houses 5 suites with a bedroom, sitting area, and kitchen. Great outdoor recreation in the area. On the ATV and snowmobile trail. Pets Welcome. Highway 550, Big Bay, Michigan 49808. Phone 906-345-9350.
  • Big Bay Lakeside Cottage, Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone 906-345-9238 or 248-478-5492. Three bedroom rental cabin on the north side of Lake Independence. Sandy beach. Color TV & VCR. Deck and grill for cookouts. Small dock.
  • Big Bay Retreat is a newly built log home on the shore of Lake Superior in the village of Big Bay.  The lovely vacation home has two bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a wood-burning fireplace. Relax on the large deck overlooking the lake.  Wonderful trails for hiking, mountain biking, and cross-country skiing. Near Lake Independence for great fishing and boating. Located only 25 miles north of Marquette. Big Bay Retreat, Lighthouse Road, Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone: 248-302-2087 or 248-302-2087.
  • Dickerson House, Henry's Cabin, Independence Cottage, and Mark's Place Four year round cabins with fully equipped kitchens on or by Lake Independence with trail access. Dickerson House will sleep up to 8 and is handicap accessible with gas fireplace. Henry's Cabin is in a wooded setting and has access to Lake Independence. Sleeps 4. Mark's Place has a fireplace, washer and dryer and will sleep 6. Independence Cottage has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Washer/dryer. Gas Fireplace. Mailing address: HCR #1, Box 328 Marquette, Ml 49855. Phone: 906-345-9914.
  • Lakeview Cottage on the north shore of Lake Independence is a cozy one-bedroom cottage with a loft. Wood-burning stove in the living area and a complete kitchen. Screened back porch and a deck for enjoying the view of the Huron Mountains and the woods and water. Enjoy fishing, swimming, and water sports in Lake Independence. Sand bottomed beach. Lakeview Cottage, W3737 KCC Road, Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone: 262-424-1793
  • Mountain View Lodge on the shores of Lake Independence has 4 bedrooms (2 bedrooms have a gas fireplace) with 2 bathrooms. Newly remodeled, the lodge has an open concept living area with a wood-burning fireplace and a complete kitchen with a dishwasher. Enclosed sun porch for relaxing. Washer and dryer. Wonderful southern exposure offers an awesome view of the lake, sunrises, and the Huron Mountains. Sandy bottomed beach is shallow for the kids and the lake is ideal for boating, fishing, and watersports. Mountain View Lodge, W3737 KCB Road Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone: 262-424-1793
  • Tranquility Haven on Lake Superior in Big Bay, MI offers a variety of deluxe accommodations on beautiful Squaw Beach. Accommodations include the Fantasy Beach House that sleeps up to 14 guests, Bay View Cabin that sleeps up to 8 guests, and Bay View Suite for 4 guests. All accommodations have separate entrances with full kitchens and an outstanding view of Lake Superior, but can be combined for a larger group. Phone: 262-424-1793.
  • Camping at Perkins Park, Big Bay, MI 49898, phone (906) 345-9353. Campground owned and operated by Marquette County. 72 campsites, 30 with full hook-ups, 9 electric only, and 33 with no hook-up. Restrooms, showers (handicap accessible), boat launch, fishing pier, swimming beach, playground, picnic area, dump station. Grocery store, gas station, restaurant and bait shop within walking distance. Pets must be on a leash. Multi night rates available. Call for reservations. Open May 15 to Sept. 15.

LODGING in ISHPEMING, MI, 13 miles west of Marquette on Highways US-41 &M-28

  • Cabin UP, 117 Parkwood Lane, Negaunee. Phone: 708-445-0535. LAKE FRONT PROPERTY. About 10 miles west of Marquette and 3.5 miles north of US-41. 2 bedroom cottage with loft overlooking a private island in McClure Basin, part of the Dead River System. Fully equipped kitchen. Living room and dining area have panoramic views of the lake. Sleeps 8. Easy trail access.
  • Country Village Resort, 850 US 41 West, Ishpeming with over 35 shops. Lodging at the Magnuson Country Inn and the Jasper Ridge Inn. Movie Theater, Bowling Alley, Jasper Ridge Brewery and Restaurant, variety of shops, cabin rentals, and full-hook-up campground.
BUSINESSES IN MARQUETTE and the Surrounding Area
GENERAL BUSINESS

The Markell Company: Roofing: Commercial & Residential; Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication; Commercial Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning; Commercial Kitchen Hoods; Dust and Fume Exhaust Systems; and Brick Restoration & Waterproofing for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Northern Wisconsin at The Markell Company, 1227 S. Milwaukee Avenue, Iron Mountain, MI. Phone (906) 774-0240 or Toll Free: 1-888-799-0240.

Marquette General Health System - 580 W. College Ave. - Marquette, MI 49855 Phone: 906-228-9440 or 1-800-562-9753

Powersports of Marquette is a full service dealer offering sales, certified service, parts, and rental machines in the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Sales of boats, pontoons, motors, ATV's, UTV's, snowmobiles, and motorcycles. Large rental fleet of boats, ATV's, and snowmobiles. Delivery available. Marquette Powersports, 241 U.S. 41 East, Negaunee, MI 49866. Phone: 906-228-4040

Northern Michigan University, 1401 Presque Isle Ave, Marquette, MI 49855 1-800-682-9797 or 906-227-1000

Superior Odyssey Ship's Store features mugs, T-Shirts, Hoodies, Knot Work, and Bear Pond Woodscraft created by Captain Niko Economides. Custom Woodwork includes Hand Carved Dove Tail Chests, Wall Cabinets, Sculptures, Furniture, plus much more. Stop by the Superior Odyssey Coaster II docked the Marquette Lower Harbor or Phone 906-361-3668

REAL ESTATE for Sale in Marquette County

CarolBradyRealEstate.com handles property from vacant lots to lighthouses in the Marquette and Big Bay area. Call Carol Brady, Associate Broker and Realtor with Select Realty in Marquette, Michigan, for all your real estate needs. We offer residential property, camps, cottages, waterfront, vacant land, and commercial property, including the lighthouse in Big Bay. Born in Marquette, Carol is very familiar with the Upper Peninsula and offers personal attention for buyers and sellers. Select Realty, 1901 West Ridge Street, Marquette, MI 49855. Phone Carol at: (906) 362-3152

Northern Michigan Land Brokers offers property in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Our office is located in Marquette but we feature a wide variety of waterfront, recreational, preservation, hunting tracks, and commercial properties, as well as cabins, cottages, and residential homes throughout the Upper Peninsula. We are a buyer-seller agency.  Contact one of our knowledgeable agents to find that property you have always desired. Northern Michigan Land Brokers, 2552 US 41 West, Suite 100, Marquette, MI 49855. Phone: 906-225-5263.

RECREATION

Boat, ATV, & Snowmobile Rentals at Marquette Power Sports

Charter Fishing and Cruises:
Kimar's Fishing Charters and Shelter Bay Resort on Lake Superior at Shelter Bay, MI. E3216 Highway M-28, AuTrain, MI 49806. Phone: 906-892-8277. Located on the shores of Lake Superior, Kimar's Charters offers trolling, casting, and jigging trips on Lake Superior to the Shelter Bay Flats, the Big Reef, and Stannard Rock. Kimar's Resort features 2, 3, and 4 bedroom housekeeping cottages and a 3-bedroom mobile home. 300' sandy beach. Lots of room for your trailers. Boat ramp.
 
Lake Superior Sport Fishing. Charter Fishing on Lake Superior with licensed Captain Reid DeRosie. Fish for a variety of fish or a trophy Lake Trout at Stannard Rock. We offer charter fishing from Munising and Manistique a few times during the summer. Quality fishing gear provided. Fish the inland lakes early spring and fall. Sightseeing Trips and Sunset Cruises from Marquette Lower Harbor. Lake Superior Sport Fishing, Marquette, MI. Phone 906-360-1090
 
Sailing Cruise: Superior Odyssey Sailing Trip on Lake Superior, Marquette, MI. Superior Odyssey offers a variety of sailing adventures from a 2 hour local sail around Marquette to a two-day trip to the Pictured Rocks or the Huron Islands. Sail on the Historic 6 passenger Schooner Coaster II on majestic Lake Superior. The 58' Coaster II has sailed the oceans and offers a safe sail with a competent crew. Custom trips available for special events. Located at the Lower Harbor in Marquette. Phone: 906-361-3668

Cross Country Ski Trails in Marquette County

Golf: Red Fox Run Golf Club, 217 Fifth Street, Gwinn, MI 49841 is an 18-hole public golf course located just 16 miles south of Marquette and three minutes from Sawyer International Airport. The Course has a full driving range and short game area. Red Fox Run Golf Course is under new ownership and the pro shop and clubhouse have been completely renovated. The course plays to 6,098 yards and is par 70. Phone: 906-346-7010

Horseback Riding at Heritage Hills. Enjoy a peaceful trail ride on a gentle horse through a variety of terrain: open fields, forests, and hills, that was once the old Wawonowin Golf Course! Located in the wilderness area between Ishpeming and Negaunee, just 15 miles west of Marquette. Open year round, weather permitting, for guided trail rides and hand-held horse or pony rides. Walk-ins welcome during the summer months, reservations only during fall, winter and spring. Call 906-361-8768 for reservations.

Kayak Rentals of single and double kayaks, single and double sea kayaks, canoes, and Outdoor Gear at Uncle Ducky Outdoors. 321 S. Lakeshore Blvd. Marquette, MI Phone: 877-228-5447. Kayaks & canoes also available at Grand Marais and Munising.

Rafting at Piers Gorge and the Sturgeon River with Northwoods Adventures in Iron Mountain, Michigan. Located at the corner of M-95 & US-2 on the north side of Iron Mountain, Northwoods Adventures offers several rafting trips daily. Experienced rafting guides. All equipment provided. Call to schedule a thrilling ride down these exciting rapids. Northwoods Adventures Rafting Outfitter, N4017 US Highway 2, Iron Mountain, MI 40901. Phone: 906-563-5450

Snowmobile and ATV Rentals in the Marquette Area of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

  • Powersports of Marquette is a full service dealer offering sales, certified service, parts, and rental machines in the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Sales of boats, pontoons, motors, ATV's, UTV's, snowmobiles, and motorcycles. Large rental fleet of boats, ATV's, and snowmobiles. Delivery available. Marquette Powersports, 241 U. S. 41 East, Negaunee, MI 49866. Phone: 906-228-4040

Snowmobile Trail Report for Marquette County

Enjoy our many Festivals, Arts and Craft Shows, and Special Events that are scheduled throughout the year along with our many sporting events such as sled dog races, mountain bike races, and cross-country ski events.

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Lodging accommodations, cabins, cottages, motels, B&B's, vacation homes in Marquette MI in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Vacation in Marquette County and enjoy special events, fine restaurants, unique shops, galleries, snowmobiling, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, canoeing, fishing, sea-kayaking, scuba diving, hiking, mountain biking, golfing, shopping, and sightseeing.