Since no cars are allowed on Mackinac Island, one of the most scenic ways to take in the natural beauty is by bicycle. You’re always welcome to take your own bikes to Mackinac Island on the ferry. But there also are several places to rent bikes – from single-speed cruisers to tandem bikes to tag-along trailers for little kids. One of the iconic Mackinac Island experiences is to pedal all the way around the outer rim of the Island with the lake breeze in your face. It’s a leisurely 8.2-mile ride that takes 60 to 90 minutes.

Arch Rock

The most famous of the rock formations on the island, this arch towers above the water and is more than fifty feet wide. It attracts the vast majority of the…

Bike Around the Island on the M-185 Route

Lake Shore Boulevard, State Highway M-185, wraps 8.2 miles around the entire island. It is fairly level, with only a few hills. Biking will take you about an hour non-stop…

Crack In The Island

Geological formations are aplenty on the Island, and while this one might not be an A-Lister like Arch Rock, it’s still worthy of discovery. Traversing through the crack or pretending…

Island House Bikes

With no motorized vehicles allowed on Mackinac Island, bicycles have become the most popular mode of transportation for locals and tourists. Island House Bikes offers rentals for adult and children's…

Mackinac Bike Barn

At Mackinac Bike Barn, bikes are truly our passion. At one of our two locations, you're sure to find either the perfect bike, a rental bike specially fitted for your…

Mackinac Wheels

At Mackinac Wheels bikes are truly our passion. At one of our two locations, you're sure to find either the perfect bike, a rental bike specially fitted for your Mackinac…

Marquette Park

Marquette Park is a beautiful greens cape located at the foot of Fort Mackinac. It is part of Mackinac Island State Park and stands on the edge of Mackinac Island's harbor…

Mission Point Bike Rentals

The best way to explore the beauty of Mackinac Island is by bicycle. Mission Point offers single speed, multi-speed, and tandem bike rentals by the hour or by the day.…

Original Butterfly House & Insect World

This 1800 sq ft tropical garden is filled with hundreds of live butterflies from four continents and is the 3rd oldest live butterfly exhibit in the United States.

Ryba’s Bike Rental

Bicycles and Electric Scooters for those with disabilities or medical conditions. Two Locations: downtown next to Star Line Ferry dock #2 and next to the Chippewa Hotel.

Skull Cave

Believed to have been the hiding place for English fur trader Alexander Henry during Pontiac’s Rebellion in 1763, Skull Cave is a small and shallow cave on the central heights…

Sugar Loaf

A massive rock nearly 75 feet above ground is locate at the center of the island, and is a great site to take in along with Fort Holmes and the…

The Forest

For sheer, intense beauty and grandeur, the Mackinac State Park is one of Mother Nature’s most awe-inspiring treasures. Encompassing over 80% of Mackinac Island, the park offers the following attractions.…

Top of Rock Views

Mackinac Island is a big limestone rock formation and getting to the many high points will be rewarded with world class views. Popular locations include Sunset Rock, Fort Holmes, Fort…

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It’s finally starting to feel like Spring on Mackinac Island!🌷
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Recent painting newly available at Mackinac’s Little Gallery. 12x24”
“Lilacs by St. Anne’s”

Check out www.mackinacslittlegallery.com to see more of my works of the island. I will be painting more lilacs soon as they will bloom on the island shortly! Stay tuned! 🌳💜

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Saving you a seat!😉💙🪑

When calling in to book your stay make sure to ask about our Waterfront Collection North & South Balcony Rooms! A view like this can be yours!💙💙

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Thank you to Becki for bringing me my very first nonalcoholic wine! 😍

This sparkling white tea, cranberry and ginger cocktail was a slightly sweet, fizzy and tangy treat— reminded me of moscato in many good ways. It was excellent porch drinking the other night!



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Who’s ready for a weekend full of pink sunsets on Mackinac Island?!

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Friday mood. 🍹
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There is something special about the Great Lakes!😌💙

The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system in the world.🌎
The five Great Lakes - Superior, Huron, Michigan, Erie and Ontario - span a total surface area of 94,600 square miles and are all connected by a variety of lakes and rivers, making them the largest freshwater system in the world.💙💙💙

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It’s a beautiful morning. We’re open and ready to help you choose which flavor fudges to take home.


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It’s going to be beautiful and bustling day on Mackinac Island. Open today at the shop from 10-5, down the way, at 1500 Astor Street 🐴




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It’s finally Friday! If you're visiting Mackinac Island this weekend be sure to take a Carriage Tour. Trust us, you wont regret it! 🐴😉
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We’re delighted to announce Harbour View Inn has been awarded with the 2021 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award! 🌟 Thank you to all of our wonderful guests for taking the time to write reviews following your stay!

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Exciting News!! We’ll have our Rusty Fender Scotch Ale available in four-packs of 16-ounce cans to go this season! This smokey and smooth Scotch Ale is brewed by Right Brain Brewery out of Traverse City. Made with peat smoked malts giving it the smokey flavor and caramel malts giving a slightly sweet mouthfeel. Make sure to grab a pack or two to go on your next visit! Available for purchase at Winchester’s and at our Great Turtle Supply Co.🍻🚲
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Hotel Iroquois has been awarded with the 2021 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award! 🌟 Special thank you to all of our loyal guests for taking the time to write reviews following your stay. We appreciate YOU! 👏👏👏

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Our Brewery Tacos are sure to please. Enjoy three flour tortillas, blend of Mexican cheeses, shredded cabbage, and fresh salsa with a choice of brisket, pulled pork, or grilled chicken. Served with kettle chips. 🌮🐢
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