Explore the UP's top things to do

At the Country Inn & Suites, Marquette, MI, you can get to the Upper Peninsula's best things to do in just minutes, from lounging on the shores of Lake Superior to skiing on Marquette Mountain. Charter a boat tour with Superior Odyssey to brave the lake's open waters and enjoy stunning views of the Marquette lighthouse, Presque Isle Park and more. Prefer dry land? Check out the hiking and biking trails along the Noquemanon Trail Network. If you're traveling with family, take your kids to the Upper Peninsula Children's Museum or stop by Northern Michigan University for a campus tour with your prospective student.
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Lake Superior

2.49 mi / 4.01 km from the hotel
Touching parts of Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Ontario, this massive freshwater lake is a marvel to behold. Walk along its extensive shoreline, or grab a fishing pole and see what's biting.

Marquette Golf Club

1.22 mi / 1.97 km from the hotel
This semi-private golf club boasts two beautiful courses: Greywalls Course and Heritage Course.

Marquette Maritime Museum

2.99 mi / 4.81 km from the hotel
Stop by the Marquette Maritime Museum for summer tours of the grounds and the historic lighthouse. The museum also includes detailed accounts of infamous shipwrecks that happened nearby.

Marquette Mountain

3.04 mi / 4.88 km from the hotel
Grab your skis or snowboard and make your way down 13 runs of varying difficulty. If you've never been on skis before, sign up for lessons and learn from experienced instructors at this popular winter sports destination.

Marquette Regional History Center

2.31 mi / 3.72 km from the hotel
Uncover the Upper Peninsula's history through rotating displays and a permanent collection, which includes prehistoric artifacts and trinkets donated by area residents.

Noquemanon Trail Network

2.79 mi / 4.49 km from the hotel
This interconnected trail system spreads throughout the Upper Peninsula and offers opportunities to hike, bike, snowboard and skijor throughout the year.