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Historic Site in Mackinaw City

Colonial Michilimackinac

Next to the Big Mac bridge (its visitor center is actually beneath the bridge) is Colonial Michilimackinac, a National Historic Landmark that features a reconstructed stockade first built in 1715 by the French. Cost…
Seafood in Mackinaw City

Scalawags Whitefish & Chips

Step inside to a world of buoys, lures and nautical items that hang from the ceiling in this makeshift sea shanty, and await your basket of Great Lakes whitefish, lightly battered and fried, alongside doughy hush pu…
Historic Site in Mackinaw City

Historic Mill Creek

The site has an 18th-century sawmill where costumed interpreters chop wood, plus historic displays, a zipline and nature trails.