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Mackinac Island, Michigan

The Straits of Mackinac, where lakes Michigan and Huron meet, also marks the intersection of history and fun. Things to do in the Mackinac Island region include visiting Fort Mackinac, Colonial Michilimackinac, Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park, the Mighty Mac bridge and the Grand Hotel.

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