Embark on an Upper Peninsula Waterfall Journey: Join the Waterfall Wanderers Club!

Unleash your inner explorer. Michigan's Upper Peninsula boasts over 300 waterfalls, each whispering tales of untamed wilderness and hidden beauty. The Waterfall Wanderers Club invites you to embark on a year-round adventure, uncovering these natural wonders and earning rewards along the way.

The Challenge:

  • UP Travel will unveil a new waterfall challenge on social media and highlight a series of specific waterfalls.

  • Head to at least one of the designated waterfalls and capture a video showcasing your exploration. Or, if you’ve already explored the featured waterfalls, you may still enter by submitting a video taken within the past 2 years. Submit your information and video through our Waterfall Wanderers form to claim your prize and join the club. Be sure to provide your mailing address to receive your sticker! 

Map of the featured Upper Peninsula waterfalls for the Waterfall Wanderers challenge.

Rewards Await:

  • Every submitted video enters you for a grand prize, which includes an exclusive UP Travel day hiking backpack, trecking poles, and other UP Travel merch. One grand prize will be awarded per waterfall, so you have a new chance to win with every new challenge! 
  • The first 150 submissions per challenge earn a limited-edition Waterfall Wanderer sticker. Please note, stickers are limited to one per person regardless of how many waterfalls you visit. But each submission earns you another chance to win the grand prize, so keep exploring! 
  • All participants will have the chance to win random prize drawings for U.P. merch throughout the course of the challenge!


Why Join?

  • Traverse diverse landscapes, from cascading giants to hidden gems.
  • Immerse yourself in the U.P.'s unique culture and charm.
  • Become part of a community of passionate explorers.
  • Challenge yourself and discover the true essence of adventure.


Ready to Answer the Call?

  • Follow @uptravel on Instagram and Facebook for social media for new waterfall challenges and other info.
  • Submit your video through the Waterfall Wanderers form in our bio.
  • Start your journey today and become a Waterfall Wanderer!
  • Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay updated on all Upper Peninsula information.

Upper Peninsula Waterfall Wanderers Club map, highlighting Manabezho Falls

Upper Peninsula Waterfall Wanderers Club map, highlighting Chicagon Falls

Upper Peninsula Waterfall Wanderers Club map, highlighting Eagle River Falls

Waterfall Wanderers Club map, highlighting Spray Falls

Upper Peninsula Waterfall Wanderers Club map, highlighting Sable Falls