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Mackinac Island State Park Mackinac Island
#2 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Our families loved this area and loved visiting the Mackinac Island State Park….We are eager to come back soon! 5 STARS!!!!
Great tour including the butterfly exhibit, a little pricy but the children enjoyed it!!
Arch Rock Mackinac Island
#3 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Great hiking point for the family, wonderful view, easy to get to, kids love it.
This place was family friendly and the Native American tale about Arch Rock is worth the trip.
Mackinac Bridge Saint Ignace
#1 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Awesome views and the kids loved it
A beautiful sight to see, and a fantastic backdrop for a family photo.
2 Ways to experience it
Fort Mackinac Mackinac Island
#7 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
You can self guide through the buildings Well kept Interactive displays Historical Great for adults and children Beautiful scenic area on top of the island facing the harbor A must stop on your Mackinac Island adv...
It is extremely informative, well laid out as far as a self guided tour of the important role of the fort as well as how life was for soldiers and families who called the fort home.
Bridge View Park Saint Ignace
#4 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
A quick family stop for great pictures with Big Mac in the background.
Great location for your family photos of the bridge.
Straits State Park Saint Ignace
#10 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Lots of trails through deep woods, great for hiking children, camp spots kept rustic, many spaces for shade or sun lovers
Another family favorite along the water with the bridge in the background.
Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry Mackinac Island
#13 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
We went to the island on a rainy day and since there were few kids, the captain really engaged the kids and made them feel so special.
Easy and valet parking is great when traveling with young children and strollers.
The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World Mackinac Island
#9 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Great fun for the entire family!!! Everyone loved it from my 20 month year old to my husband who I think loved it the best.
Great all around family fun we enjoyed the butterfly collection and beatles at a great price to enjoy all day.
Star Line Mackinac Island Hydro-Jet Ferry Saint Ignace
#11 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
... strong winds....it was great that they picked us up from the RV park and everyone from the Star Line was very nice...we traveled to Mackinac Island with our five kids....highly recommend taking the fast boats!
I always notice their smiles, how happy they are working with each other, how they find ways to have fun, and engage with the children to and from the island.
Deer Ranch Saint Ignace
#14 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
speaking first hand...the Cullip family treat the deer humanly...they go to great lenghts to make sure the Deer are well taken care of...the farm is clean... well lite...they dont over charge ... the deer are all...
Because of the time we visited, we were able to assist with bottle feeding the fawns which the kids loved!
Museum of Ojibwa Culture Saint Ignace
#5 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
A great site for teaching, sharing with kids, there is a marvelous gift shop too!
Family friendly free museum of local history, culture and relaxing gardens.
Is it you spot from Somewhere in Time movie! Mackinac Island
#8 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
The family loves the movie Somewhere in Time.
Then we explained to the kids that they filmed part of a movie in that spot.
Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory Mackinac Island
#15 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
There were some great picture taking opportunities and I would recommend this to everybody- especially those who have children that are old enough to understand the fragility of the butterflies.
It was just me and my husband, but there were lots of families there with small children and they had lots of fun!
Castle Rock Saint Ignace
#16 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
It's become a family tradition , we love going every year!
The kids love it, the adults love the view, and the exercise is wonderful for all.
St Anne's Catholic Church Mackinac Island
#6 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Open for you and the kids to explore.
Can you imagine being Grandma to such a child?
GarLyn Zoological Park Naubinway
#18 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
This hidden gem is well-worth a visit, and I believe would be very enjoyable for kids, parents, and grand parents alike.
Every year the entire family stays for a week at the cottage in the U.P of Michigan, One day is reserved as family day where we go see/do something all together.
Fort Holmes Mackinac Island
#12 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Good for kids to understand the historical significance and the military strategy involved.
My family decided to walk from downtown to Fort Holmes and it was a tough 45 minute uphill walk.
Mystery Spot Saint Ignace
#20 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Great fun for the whole family!!! Get the package deal for $12 you'll get the Mystery Spot , Maze & Putt putt golf, plus $5 coupon off zip line!
My first time here and i had lots of fun! Family friendly a huge puls for our family and we all enjoyed it.
Huron Boardwalk Saint Ignace
#22 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
We would walk the boardwalk every night after dinner to burn a little bit of extra energy out of the kids.
So I couldn't find a listing for the American Legion playground (200 State St, St Ignace) so I figured I'd share my review here We were traveling with our seven children, ages 1-14, and we'd just left Castle Ro...
Biddle House Mackinac Island
#19 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
If you have already done the fort on a previous trip.. just buy the cheaper ticket (half the fort ticket price) that just gets you in the smaller historic buildings like the Biddle House... the kids loved asking t...
By the way there is a family pass and a friend heritage tour.
Wawatam Lighthouse Saint Ignace
#21 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
You can see the marina, activities for children and amazing historical facts on the way to lighthouse.
A Family Favorite
Sanders Candies Mackinac Island
#28 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
They had a 15% off coupon, made it reasonable to bring home fudge for family and friends.
Indian Village Saint Ignace
#29 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
They also have a little museum in the back for kids to look at with artifacts.
My kids loved the artifacts that were on display!
Top of the Lake Antique Snowmobile Museum Naubinway
#27 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
He gave us a tour of the facility and after asking about my kid’s likes and dislikes showed us things he thought my kiddo would enjoy.
I'll be bringing my kids back!
Father Marquette National Memorial and Museum Saint Ignace
#30 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County
Liberty Lego Display Mackinac Island
#37 of 45 things to do in Mackinac County