THINGS TO DO LIST

I’m on a mission to do 1,000 things in the Upper Peninsula. Here’s what I’ve done so far…

#1 –   Claim Your Brick at Brickside Brewery
#2 –   Snag a slice of Heaven at the Jampot
#3 –   Hike the Piers Gorge Hiking Trail
#4 –   Hidden in Plain Sight, the Millie Hill Hiking Trail
#5 –   Climb 400 Concrete Stairs at Pine Mountain
#6 –   Quench Your Thirst at the Norway Spring
#7 –   Ride Mother Nature’s Roller Coaster – Whitewater Raft Piers Gorge
#8 –   Eat Fresh at Brown Fisheries Fish House
#9 –   Get Lost at Rock Dam
#10 – Discover Sable Falls
#11 – Estivant Pines. Like the California Redwoods, but closer
#12 – Stay at the Bella Vista Motel & Cottages in Copper Harbor
#13 – Step into the 19th Century at the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse
#14 – Fall in Love with the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore
#15 – Get a Taste of the Coast at Seafood Fest in Marquette
#16 – Hike Bare Bluff
#17 – Walk the Beach Whitefish Point
#18 – Drink Michigan Beer! (at the U.P. Fall Beer Festival)
#19 – Climb the Pine Mountain Ski Jump
#20 – Surrender to Your Sweet Tooth at The Bakery Shoppe
#21 – It Doesn’t Suck: Blind Sucker #2 Campground
#22 – Log Slide!
#23 – Channel Your Inner Batman at the Millie Hill Bat Cave
#24 – Find Your “7 Desert Island Books” at the Island Bookstore
#25 – Enjoy Your Very Own Private Lake at the Teddy Lake Yurt
#26 – Jump Off a Cliff (and Into Lake Superior) at Black Rocks
#27 – Stretch Your Legs at Fumee Falls
#28 – See the Breathtaking Bond Falls
#29 – Check Out the Pine Mountain Ski Jumps
#30 – Dinner With a View at L’Attitude Cafe’ and Bistro
#31 – Tour the Historic Ghost Town of Fayette
#32 – Excellent Food and a Peek Into the Past at the Michigan House Cafe & Brewery
#33 – A Subtle Surprise at Canyon Falls
#34 – Go Ice Climbing at Pictured Rocks
#35 – Ski (or snowshoe) at Fumee Lake
#36 – Ski Big Powderhorn Mountain
#37 – Explore the Eben Ice Caves
#38 – Grab a Burger at the Thirsty Whale
#39 – Sink Your Teeth Into a D&M Sub
#40 – Check out Tannery Falls
#41 – Scale the Summit Peak Observation Tower
#42 – Hike to Chapel Falls
#43 – Camp at Hurricane River
#44 – Relax (Grand Marais Style) at the Lake Superior Brewing. Co.
#45 – Camp at Histroic Fort Wilkins State Park
#46 – Hike to the Au Sable Lighthouse
#47 – Feed the Fish at Horseshoe Falls
#48 – Get Lost at Getzloff’s Corn Maze
#49 – See Kitch-iti-Kippi – The Big Spring
#50 – Have lunch (or dessert) at the Midtown Bakery in Negaunee
#51 – Grab lunch at the Upper Crust Cafe and Deli in Manistique
#52 – Ski Indianhead Mountain Resort
#53 – Ski Blackjack
#54 – Summit Mount Arvon – Michigan’s Highest Point!
#55 – Visit the Mouth of the Huron River
#56 – Check out the Crisp Point Lighthouse