- The list below includes 14 free or cheap things to do in or near Escanaba, Michigan, including 32 different types of inexpensive activities like Bike Paths, Hiking Trails, Bowling and Movie Theaters.
- From Pioneer Trail Park to City of Escanaba Bike Path, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Escanaba and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington Island and Rapid River.
Beantown Campground is a pet friendly place for the whole family to enjoy the outdoors. Amenities include playgrounds, ball courts, a camp store, bathrooms with free showers, firewood, a game room, and satellite TV.
Nature and wildlife lovers can enjoy hiking and snowshoeing at The Ridges Sanctuary. Over 1600 acres, it is home to nearly 500 different species of plants, over 60 species of breeding birds and 12 threatened or endangered species.
Silver Strike Charter is a business that provides visitors with the opportunity to take a guided fishing trip on the scenic Lake Michigan. During the trips, guests are led by experienced captains with over two decades of fishing experience.
Hyline Orchard Farm Market is open year round and offers various produce including homemade jams, jellies, butters, apple sauces, pie fillings and pickle products. They also provide fresh cherries during cherry season and fresh picked apples during apple season.
Visitors can enjoy a unique art gallery that resides in an original dovetail log home at Dovetail Originals. The gallery features a variety of art including the egg art of Kathleen Mand Beck in addition to a large Egg Museum.