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Moon Michigan's Upper Peninsula (Moon Handbooks)
Title: Moon Michigan's Upper Peninsula (Moon Handbooks)
Author: Josh Bishop
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Although Paul Vachon was born and raised in the Detroit area, he’s always been aware of the fact that Michigan consists of two peninsulas?different in many ways but both integral parts of the Great Lake State. His first introduction to the Upper Peninsula was as a youngster, when his family took a motor trip around Lake Superior. A few years later, while attending a summer camp near Gaylord, he enjoyed trips to Mackinac Island; and as an adult, he’s frequently visited the Upper Peninsula as a tourist. —Provided by the Publisher
Travel writer and Michigan native Josh Bishop provides an insider’s view of the Upper Peninsula, from Mackinac Island’s horse-drawn carriages and historic Grand Hotel to the dense yet easily accessible Hiawatha National Forest. Josh includes several trip strategies that highlight the region’s unique sights, including a Waterfall Tour and a section devoted to winter activities like skiing and snowmobiling. Bishop also structures the book to guide travelers in a loop around the peninsula, making the information more accessible and easy-to-follow. Whether it’s exploring the miles of trails on the Keweenaw Peninsula or kayaking in Isle Royale National Park, Moon Michigan’s Upper Peninsula provides all the information needed for a more personal and memorable experience.