Explore Lake Superior Three Miles from Our Hotel
Our hotel is perfectly situated for lounging on the shores of Lake Superior, only a six-minute drive from the Country Inn & Suites in Marquette. Charter a boat tour with Superior Odyssey to brave the lake’s open waters and enjoy stunning views of the Marquette lighthouse, Presque Isle and more. If you prefer dry land, check out the hiking and biking trails along the Noquemanon Trail Network. Are you 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.
- Lake Superior (3 miles)
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 (2.3 miles)
This semi-private golf club boasts two beautiful courses: Greywalls Course and Heritage Course.
Phone: +1 (906) 225-0721
- Marquette Mountain (4 miles)
When the snow is fresh on the ground, 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.
Phone: +1 (906) 225-1155
- Noquemanon Trail Network (5 miles)
This interconnected trail system spreads throughout the Upper Peninsula and offers opportunities to hike, bike, snowboard and skijor throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (906) 235-6861
Education and Museums
- Marquette Maritime Museum (3.7 miles)
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.
Phone: +1 (906) 226-2006
- Marquette Regional History Center (2.7 miles)
Uncover the Upper Peninsula’s history through rotating displays and a permanent collection, which includes prehistoric artifacts and trinkets donated by area residents.
Phone: +1 (906) 226-3571
- Northern Michigan University (4.5 miles)
Tour the beautiful 350-acre campus of Northern Michigan University, home of the Wildcats. NMU has received numerous awards for seamlessly integrating technology into its programs.
Phone: +1 (906) 227–1000
- Upper Peninsula Children's Museum (3 miles)
Spend the day with the kids learning about biology, health, technology and more through interactive exhibits. This museum includes an archaeological dig site in a cave and a touch tank with snakes, turtles and other fascinating creatures.
Phone: +1 (906) 226-3911
Annual Festivals and Events