A great place to visit; a wonderful place to live.

Nestled on the shore of Lake Superior, in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, is one of the best-kept secrets on earth. Located in the heart of the Hiawatha National Forest and the gateway to the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, scenery abounds. The U.P., as the region is affectionately called, welcomes you!

Take a moment to peruse our history and learn more about the Munising area. The tourism section features a 3-day agenda, for all the seasons, to guide you to the best attractions in the Alger County area. While visiting the Munising area, you might decide that this is the place to raise a family or start a business. In our economic development section, you will find all of the necessary information about Alger County.