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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Rock River Falls

Chatham , MI 49816

Rudolph Olson Memorial Falls

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

1.2 miles NE of Munising at intersection of H-58 & Washington S

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

Sable Falls

Federal Highway H58
Grand Marais , MI 49839
Phone: (906) 387-2138

1.5 miles W of Grand Marais on H-58

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

Scott Falls

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

South side of M-28, east side of Lake Superior's Au Train Bay

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

Spray Falls

Munising , MI 49862

This remote and impressive waterfall plunges directly into Lake Superior. It can be from seen from the Lakeshore Trail, requiring at least a two mile hike one way. You have to have a boat, or a kayak, to get the best view of the falls.

Tannery Falls

Munising , MI 49862

This is a largely unadvertised waterfall hidden away in Munising. It is not as big as Munising Falls, but if you are in the area and have the time, stop by and visit. The main purpose of any visit to the area will probably be Pictured Rocks.

Wagner Falls Scenic Site

Tunteri Rd
Munising , MI 49862
Phone: (906) 341-2355

M-28, (2 Miles East of Munising) to M 94 West 1/4 mile.This scenic waterfall is nestled amongst virgin pine and hemlock trees. There is a small parking area and a half-mile trail with an observation deck overlooking the falls.

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

Whitefish Falls

Trenary , MI 49891
Phone: (906) 228-6561

Whitefish River, 4 miles NW of Trenary on west side of US-41

  • Access:  Unimproved Trail
  • Walking Time:  15 min. or Less
  • Vertical Drop:  5 ft. and Under
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