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Great hiking

This short hike is incredibly relaxing with breathtaking views of the river. Perfect for those who... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
Brenda W
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A great little undiscovered hiking spot

Went hiking here on recommendation of hotel clerk. It was very quiet and beautiful, with several... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
thetravellingeek
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Off route 8, Norway, MI
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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

This short hike is incredibly relaxing with breathtaking views of the river. Perfect for those who may simply be passing through or even those who have lived in the area forever.

1  Thank Brenda W
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Went hiking here on recommendation of hotel clerk. It was very quiet and beautiful, with several places to view the river and rapids. A little rocky and some roots, but I'd call it moderate. Beautiful as fall is starting to arrive, fresh cedar needles on...More

Thank thetravellingeek
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Beautiful scenic easy hiking! Picturesque, quiet with lovely photo opportunities. Just outside of Iron Mountain, less than ten miles.

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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

I come here several times a year when I visit our family cottage just over the Wisconsin border. The hiking trail itself is well-established and not very difficult. The trail snakes along the Menominee River for quite a ways. There are several stops along the...More

Thank IrishBrewer
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

A hike along the Piers Gorge Trail is a must do if you are in this area of Michigan. The trail is well marked and easy to follow. There are a few areas that are a little challenging, however, I've had two knee replacements and...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Watching rafters crash through the waves as you hike a lightly challenging trail makes for spectacular memories!

Thank Joayle
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Spent a weekend in the area and was glad I visited Piers Gorge! The hike on the trail was beautiful with many places to stop and see the wonderful Menominee River. There were quite a few rapids along the way, and it was nifty seeing...More

Thank Barb G
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We used the company Wildman Adventures to whitewater raft down the gorge. They were phenomenal help and our guide, Tony, was the best. Would recommend this company for use of whitewater rafting equipment and guides. The Gorge itself is amazing, let alone being about to...More

Thank Nik B
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

This is a great place to visit. It can be broken into segments. Many folks just walk to one or two vantage points (20 or 30 minutes) but you can see all of them, recommended, in about 2 hours. You shouldn't miss this Trail if...More

1  Thank TennesseeChemist
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

Well maintained trail with 4 stops along the way. The third stop has the best stop for the biggest rapids. You can't go wrong with the this trail!

Thank Nerd-outside-food
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