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The Mackinac Island Checklist

If you haven't been here before, or its been a while, and you're just trying to get the bullet points, start here.  To get the inside recommendations, click each item for more details, or click here for an actual check list of must-see, must-do on Mackinac Island.

Bring your own or rent one when you get here, biking is the typical way to get around on the island.

Biking

The reason Mackinac is the tourist destination we know today is because of the island's dedication to preserving the past.

History

Really - a whole category for Mackinac Island fudge, it's that big of a deal.

Fudge

Either by carriage or horseback, there are many ways to enjoy the island's resident horses.

Horses

My favorite place to go for a walk in the woods.  

Hiking

Limestone formations, caves, interpreted nature trails - Mackinac abounds with interesting sites in the woods and on the shore. 

Natural Landmarks

You could spend a whole day shopping downtown if you wanted, but we have a few tips to narrow your search if needed.

Shopping