Alger County Waterfalls

The information provided below has been scaled using a simple matrix as follows.  Each Waterfall displays access, walking time and vertical drop data that pertains to that particular waterfall: 

Access Walking Time Vertical Drop
Improved Trail 15 min. or Less 5 ft. and Under
Unimproved Trail 15 min. - 45 min. 5 ft. - 20 ft.
Little or No Trail 45 min. or More 20 ft. and Over
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Alger Falls

Jct Of State Highway M28 & M94
Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-2138

1 mile S of Munising at intersection of M-94 & M28

  • Access-  Improved Trail
  • Walking Time - 15 min.or Less
  • Vertical Drop - 5 ft. - 20 ft.

Au Train Falls

County Highway 533
Au Train , MI 49806
Phone: (906) 387-2138

8 miles S of Au Train or .1 mile N of M-94 on Power Dam Rd

  • Access - Improved Trail
  • Walking Time:  15 min. or less
  • Vertical Drop:  5 ft. - 20 ft.

Bridal Veil Falls

Munising , MI 49862

Bridal Veil Falls is along the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, about 1.5 miles from Miner's Beach. It is a long slide that drops straight into Lake Superior. It is probably best seen from the water, although you can hike to it. According to the topographic maps the cliffs are over 160 feet high at the point the trail crosses above the falls. The falls slides directly into the lake for a total drop of at least 140 feet making this the tallest waterfall in Michigan.

Chapel Falls

Grand Marais , MI 49839
Phone: (906) 387-2138

Off H-58 in Pictured Rocks Natl Lakeshore between Miners & Sable Falls

Access:  Improved Trail
Walking Time:  45 min. or More
Vertical Drop:  20 ft. and Over

Great Sable Falls

Grand Marais , MI 49839
Phone: (906) 387-2138

Horseshoe Falls

602 Bell Ave
Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-2138

Laughing Whitefish Falls Scenic Site

Dorsey Rd
Sundell , MI 49822
Phone: (906) 341-2355

2.8 miles north off M-94 at Sundell in Alger County (not far from Marquette)

Laughing Whitefish Falls is one of the Upper Peninsula's many impressive waterfalls. The site features a mile of foot trails, picnic area with water pump and three observation decks overlooking the falls.

Access:  Unimproved Trail. Walking Time:  15 min. - 45 min. Vertical Drop:  20 ft. and Over

Miners Falls

Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-2138

Within Pictured Rocks Natl Lakeshore, 3.5 miles N of H-58 on Miners Castle Rock

  • Access:  improved Trail
  • Walking Time: 45 min. or More
  • Vertical Drop: 20 ft. and Over

Mosquito Falls

Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-2138

Mosquito River, 10.5 miles NE of Munising

  • Access: Improved Trail
  • Walking Time: 45 min. or More
  • Vertical Drop: 5 ft. - 20 ft.

Munising Falls

Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-3700

1.5 mi NE of downtown Munising, follow H-58 to Washington St, drive one-half mi

  • Access:  Improved Trail
  • Walking Time:  15 min. or Less
  • Vertical Drop:  20 ft. and Over
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