Explore the top things to do in Marquette

At the Country Inn & Suites, Marquette, MI, you can explore the Upper Peninsula's best things to do in just minutes as our guest. Whether you’re headed to the shores of Lake Superior or Marquette Mountain, the Upper Peninsula is known for its outdoor adventures. Nearby Presque Isle Park attracts visitors year-round to enjoy its water views and wildlife. The Noquemanon Trail Network offers a nearly endless array of trails for leisure, road, mountain, and fat tire biking.

For a less strenuous adventure, drive or walk up to Mt. Marquette for a panoramic view of our city and the lake shoreline. 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 personal items 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.