Perhaps the most scenic drive in the Keweenaw Peninsula is the loop between Eagle River and Copper Harbor formed by Michigan Highway 26 and US Highway 41.
Fall Sunrise in the UP Keweenaw Peninsula
Fall Color Pictures from Eagle River to Copper Harbor
A fall sunset at a shoreline pull-off along Lake Shore Drive (Hwy 26) between Eagle Harbor and Copper Harbor.
A fall hike at Copper Harbor. The entrance to the Hunters Point hiking trail. Far Right. Jo takes a break at tip of Hunters Point. Copper Harbor is in the
Planning your fall color tour of the Keweenaw Peninsula
Our fall color report pages for past history and current reports on when to expect peak color in the Keweenaw and Western Upper Peninsula.
More Michigan Upper Peninsula Fall Color recommendations
Two Months in the
In 1845 Geologist-Historian Charles Whittlesley spent two months exploring and documenting his travels from Sault Ste. Marie to the Ontonagon River. At that time the UP had only been open for settlement for 3 years and was still very much a wild and unsettled frontier. Until recently this faacinating account of life in the early UP was "lost" in 160 year old archives. Now recovered it has now been published by the Northern Michigan University Dept of History. It is available for $10 plus postage. Contact
Upper Michigan Travel Directory . . . Our directory to scenic travel along the Lake Superior Circle Route in Michigan's Upper Peninsula - Ironwood to Sault Ste. Marie.
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