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.
Please visit our Upper Michigan attractions page to view all of our wonderful things to see.
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.
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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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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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Paddling Tahquamenon Country The region draws its name from the Tahquamenon River in Michigan's Eastern Upper Peninsula. Our Lake Superior shoreline offers miles of wilderness beach for kayakers. The endless shorelines of our rivers and lakes present a wealth of paddling opportunities right here in Tahquamenon Country.
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.
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”!
Journey Stories Grand Opening
8 Dec. 2013
Journey Stories Traveling Smithsonian Exhibit Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis 2pm Journey Stories explores individual stories that illustrate the critical roles travel and movement have played in building our diverse American society. The Exhibit runs November 25-January 24, during Erickson Center office hours and special events. Admission is Free. Click here for complete information.
North Country Trail Hike-December
14 Dec. 2013
10am North Country Trail Hike and Pot Luck Meet at 10am at the North Country Trail crossing on East Lake Road. Sponsored by The Hiawatha Shore-To-Shore Chapter of the North Country Trail Association. For more information contact Stan or Kay at firstname.lastname@example.org or 989-350-2826. Click here for complete information.
Journey Stories Fireside Chat
15 Dec. 2013
Journey Stories Traveling Smithsonian Exhibit, Fireside Chat Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis 2pm Journey Stories explores individual stories that illustrate the critical roles travel and movement have played in building our diverse American society. The Exhibit runs November 25-January 24, during Erickson Center office hours and special events. Click here for complete information.
Journey To Bethlehem
18 Dec. 2013
Journey To Bethlehem, Live Nativity 5-7pm Garfield Township Hall and Mill Pond Park, M117, Engadine Come travel back in time and walk to Bethlehem to experience the birth of Jesus in a fresh way. Groups will leave every 20 minutes; reservations recommended but not required. Click here for complete information.
Muskallonge Lake State Park, 30042 County Road 407 (28 miles north of Newberry) 9:30am first race starts The race is a combination of Pro and Sport Classes, with 12 Dog and 8 Dog teams running 60 and 40 miles respectively, and with Sports Classes of 2 to 6-dog teams running from 4 to 30 miles. Prize money for the 2014 race is estimated at $8,000 (For Pro Classes) The race is always one of the first of the mushing season and draws mushers from throughout the Midwest and Canada, and occassionally from Alaska. Click here for complete information.
Newberry Area Tourism Association
P.O. Box 308
Newberry, MI 49868