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Iron Mining Museum very interesting

This Museum is along the Iron Ore Heritage Trail about ten miles west of Marquette. It is situated... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
Lansing, Michigan
We want to go back some day

We were looking for a nice bike trail to enjoy for maybe 1-2 hours. This was it! The section... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Lowell, Michigan
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

This Museum is along the Iron Ore Heritage Trail about ten miles west of Marquette. It is situated at the site of the first iron ore smelting operation in the area. Top class museum. It also has a paved 1/3 mile trail with signs near...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were looking for a nice bike trail to enjoy for maybe 1-2 hours. This was it! The section starting at the Visitor Center in Marquette is right along the water. It is flat and easy to ride. It will take you to Presque Isle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

I've walked various portions of the trail and I prefer the Negaunee area of the trail the most. Overall, the trail doesn't have much in the way of steep hills, so it is a fairly easy walk. The variety of views is very nice too....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank wolverine331
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great art fair end of the day looking for a good place to have dinner good choice great service really good good waitress was wonderful can’t go wrong highly recommend it miss the micro beer bar

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stevemoore2
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We went to Marquette to ride the bike trail and see the sights along it. As a person who is actively involved in biking in my own community, where we are trying to develop an activity and biking path, I really was impressed with this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dawn1208
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The back of my property is bordered by a portion of the trail in Marquette Township. I preferred when it was a railroad track, but I have to say it is nice for people who like to bike. Snowmobilers make much use of it in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dave P
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We were hikers not bikers, so we didn’t cover a great expanse, but our hike along the lake was lovely and the path is pristine. For bikers this would be a great day trip, even for young kids as the path is in perfect condition.There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fran4747
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is an epic trip for an easy bike ride. A lot of time and effort have gone into shaping and caring for this trail and it was one of the most fun paths I have enjoyed. I loved the details and stops along the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank PasstheSushi
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Did several chunks of this. It was hard to enjoy because while it tells a story about the heritage and history of the area, it is over such a long distance, it really is disjointed. So, if you view it as just a bike trail...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank NorthernWisconsin
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Somewhere a little south of town the Iron Ore Heritage Trail becomes part of the Marquette Multi-Use Path. Somewhere in Marquette if you go west towards Ishpeming it becomes the Iron Ore Heritage Trail again. I didn't head west but went north towards Presque Isle...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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