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Linking Michigan's two peninsulas, this mighty bridge has a total length of five miles.
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I-75, Saint Ignace, MI 49781
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the must-sees when you visit Michigan. At 5 miles long, it is one of the world's longest suspension bridges and certainly one of the most beautiful. Phenomenal scenery from it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jsmi7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this area many many times and keep coming back it is so beautiful in winter and summer. Especially beautiful in the fall! Love the outdoors and there’s plenty to take in here.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Grammy1958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just go the speed limit and enjoy the straits! Don't worry about going over the Bridge. It provides an extraordinary view of Lakes Huron, Michigan, and the Straits of Mackinaw

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank brockwaygirl
Reviewed March 4, 2019

1st time driving across, thought about having someone drive me, but I did it! good thing the speed limit was low, went about 40 with statler brothers playing and drove right across.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sandyD70
Reviewed March 3, 2019

The rain was almost torrential at times during our drive. Visibility was very limited for the most part. Would love to go back and visit Macinac Island someday. No motor vehicles being allowed on the island is an intriguing adventure. Hope to get there someday...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed January 23, 2019

This drive is a must do when you are in the area. In the winter the ice below is very beautiful and changes all the time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank D W
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Always a nice drive over the bridge, we was on our way to Brimley State Park where we stayed for Engineering Day at the Soo Locks.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Randy C
Reviewed December 30, 2018

This is such a beautiful bridge. Makes you wonder how hard it was for residents to travel before the bridge was built.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Candace C
Reviewed December 23, 2018

Last 3 times we have had bad service and food is cold, Was no soup bowls and spoons. Had to chase down help. Salad bar was not being attended, My daughter had to run up and get my coffee. people left after waiting for 15...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rich011z
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Many visits, always awesome. During my first visit, it was still under construction. It remains inmpressive after all these years.

Date of experience: November 2018
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mom2sassypants
July 17, 2018|
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Response from JI M | Reviewed this property |
It would be impossible to predict. Likely get best current info from MDOT website. I know one thing, . . unless you like tractors, 1500 of them will cross 9/7/2018 for annual event.
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Carol S
July 4, 2018|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
This year the ferry companies are doing direct sails between MC and SI, and vice-versa. You can also use the ferry to take in Mackinac Island, then return to your starting city. I always do this. The bridge was closed to... More
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Jerri W
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Heidi-ready-2-travel | Reviewed this property |
We crossed at about 8pm on a Monday night. It is a four lane bridge. One lane in each direction was closed for construction. It took us less than 5 minutes. We crossed again the next night at about 7pm.. same thing... More
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