Newberry, Michigan
Upper Michigan Attractions and Lodging

The Newberry Area Tourism Association welcomes you to Newberry, Michigan and the Eastern Upper Peninsula. Our pristine area, also known as Tahquamenon Country, offers a wide variety of Upper Michigan attractions and activities that are family friendly, affordable and adventurous. You will also find a great line-up of Upper Michigan events in our interactive calendar for you and your family to enjoy. There is so much to experience all within one hour of Newberry, Michigan.

"Where can I find great Newberry Michigan Attractions?"
We have an incredible line of of attractions all within an hour away from Newberry MI.  If you like wildlife, tours, waterfalls, historic sites, lighthouses, and outdoor adventure, this is the place to be.

Our featured Upper Peninsula attractions include the historic Lower Tahquamenon Falls and Upper Tahquamenon Falls, Oswald’s Bear Ranch, the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum and Lighthouse, Tahquamenon Falls Wilderness Excursion & Toonerville Trolley Wilderness Train Ride, Tahquamenon Logging Museum, and Crisp Point Lighthouse.

Upper Peninsula Attractions and Lodging

EUP Interactive Map
Our new Interactive Map can help you locate, learn and plan your next UP Vacation itinerary. Browse our Eastern Upper Peninsula region from Seney to Mackinac Island. The map offers some useful tools that allow you to zoom, pan, and select your icons of choice. The map icons highlight: EUP Featured Attractions, Waterfalls, Lighthouses, and Newberry MI Lodging.

♦ View our Eastern Upper Peninsula Interactive Map.

Newberry Active Adventure ATVing, ORVing, Snowmobiling

Active Adventure
Newberry, MI has the terrain, lakes, forests and four seasons to deliver Active Adventure like no one else. Newberry ranks #5 in the Nation for snowmobiling by America's Best Online and #3 by Lake Superior Magazine! We offer the superior setting for Upper Michigan snowmobiling, ATV / ORVing, hunting, boating, jet skiing, and dog sledding. Plan your active adventure with us and surround yourself with the beauty of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Canoe and Kayaking in Newberry MI on the Tahquamenon River and Manistique River

Soft Adventure Activities
Newberry is surrounded by many great year-round activities. Soft adventure enthusiasts will enjoy our pristine forests that make up the “heart” of the U.P. Visitors enjoy fishing, Michigan morel mushroom picking, bird watching, hiking, biking, photography, snowshoeing, skiing, kayaking, canoeing, workshops, and golfing. We are located near Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, rivers, streams, and the Manistique Lakes – Upper Michigan’s largest lake complex.

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Oswald's Bear Ranch

Attractions with Special Events
The Tahquamenon Falls Logging Museum serves up a real lumberjack breakfasts on scheduled days, Oswald's Bear Ranch has spring and summer opportunities to have your picture taken with the cubs, and the Tahquamenon Falls Wilderness Excursion & Toonerville Trolley Wilderness Train Ride offers a very unique trip throughout the Tahquamenon area.

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The Tahquamenon Falls State Park has many year-round events to check out that all ages will enjoy: Hike Between Da Falls, bird watching, interpretive programs, and their seasonal boat rental, just to name a few. Nature lovers will enjoy the Seney Wildlife Refuge. They hold many special events that are both educational and exciting.
Where your vacation begins “Naturally”! 

Upcoming Events

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Paddles-to-pedals Biathlon

5 Aug. 2017

The Biathlon will be composed of a paddle portion, a 4 mile race on North Manistique Lake (Round Lake), and the peddle portion is an 11 mile bike ride around the lake. A coast guard approved life jacket and helmet are required. For more information and the sign up sheet, please contact Helen Newberry Joy Wellness Center.
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Art & Hobby Show

5 Aug. 2017

Presented by the Art Club of Hiawatha Sportsman's Club.
This will take place in the HSC Activities Building N7535 Millecoquins Lake Drive, Engadine.
Featured Artisit: Mona Posinoff, potter. Musical Guests Shirley Rowe & Deb Kovar. Guest Artist: Doug Harman. Children's Activities: paper making, and face painting. 11-4pm Saturday & 1-4pm Sunday.
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True North Quartet to Perform 8th Annual Chamber Music Concert a

7 Aug. 2017

Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis, presents a chamber music concert. This program features the “True North Quartet,” a string quartet group from the Ann Arbor area, performing a program entitled “A Night at the Movies.” Violinists Paul Lundin, Karen Donato, and violist Joseph Deller return for their eighth year playing together for the Erickson Center. Katri Ervamaa will be the guest cellist this summer.
Samuel Barber’s “Adagio for Strings” has been heard in many movies over the years. True North will perform the entire quartet from which this excerpt comes, the Quartet opus 11. Movie composers owe much to the pioneers of movie music in the 1930s. Among those greats was Erich Korngold whose film credits include the original “Robin Hood”, “Captain Blood” and many others. Korngold’s Second String Quartet will top the evening off with soaring melodies and a very wild waltz.
This a free event, donations are always appreciated. Sponsored by the Curtis Buckeyes.
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Erickson Center for the Arts presents Shrek, the Musical

On Thursday,Friday,Saturday from 10 Aug. 2017 to 12 Aug. 2017.

Everyone's favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar-winning, smash hit film! Irreverently fun for the whole family, Shrek proves that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre. Locally cast actors, one of a kind props and costumes, three awesome nights of entertainment at the ECA!
Premium Seating (Rows 1 - 3) ~$25
General Seating (Rows 4 - 8) ~ $20
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Project Homeless Connect

17 Aug. 2017

Project Homeless Connect helps all people by providing easy access to resources in order to end homelessness in our small, wonderful community.
Free Store, kids activities, free services, free giveaways, mobile food pantry, free lunch provided.
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In the Heart of the beast Puppet and Mask Making Theatre

19 Aug. 2017

Artists from In the Heart of the Beast Theatre work in residence with local participants to research local stories and concerns about Water. Our special love of the beautiful bodies of water that surround our home makes for a perfect center of this wonderful puppet making workshop. Come and create a puppet or mask that will be paraded proudly in the WATER, WATER EVER WHERE Pageant. This FREE workshop featuring visiting instructors from the “In the Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theatre” will begin Saturday, August 19th at 10:00 AM, and will end Sunday afternoon, August 27th with a Puppet Pageant in the ECA Park.
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