- Our list of the best things to do in Escanaba, Michigan, features the top 17 nearby activities — including 8 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Escanaba, MI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Water Activities, and Food & Drink.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Escanaba, MI , followed by 6 popular activities in nearby cities, including Washington Island and Rapid River
An entertainment center, Family Fun Park Inc features an 18-hole miniature golf course with water hazards along with a go-kart track. The facility also offers baseball and softball batting cages, bumper boats and 'Bankshot Basketball.'
75% 12 votes
8181 U.S. 2, Rapid River, MI 49878 MoreLess Info
Peninsula Point Lighthouse is a remote and scenic historical attraction that overlooks Lake Michigan. Visitors can climb to the top of the 40 foot tower for a panoramic view of the surrounding area.
Located on an island on Lake Michigan, Little Lake Nature Preserve is home to wildlife including white pelicans, bald eagles and black-throated blue warblers. The preserve offers a trail for walking as well as views of Little Lake.
Both natural and historical artifacts from the local region are on display at the Jacobsen Museum. The site also holds a restored 1930 log cabin owned by Jens Jacobsen which contains authentic furniture inside the building.
- 0 votes
1875 Main Road, Washington Island, WI 54246 MoreLess Info
Visitors can enjoy recreational facility with a pool table, ping pong table, and a 60 foot long recreational pool at Washington Island Recreation Center. The center offers open swimming, swim lessons, and other aquatics programs.
100% 1 votes
1860 School House Beach Road, Washington Island, WI 54246 MoreLess Info
A limestone beach at the edge of Lake Michigan, School House Beach offers swimming and snorkeling opportunities for visitors. The beach is also surrounded by scenic wilderness, and is ideal for picnicking.
87% 23 votes
1799 Main Road, Washington Island, WI 54246 MoreLess Info
Opened in 1965, the Washington Island Art & Nature Center is a non-profit organization promoting education about art and nature. Visitors commonly enjoy viewing art from local artists as well as learning about local wildlife and natural history.
91% 361 votes
P.O. Box 39, Washington Island, WI 54246 MoreLess Info
Carrying passengers for over a decade, Washington Island Ferry Line is the first stop on many unforgettable vacations. Island activities include bird watching, kayaking, and taking a cherry train tour.
85% 34 votes
1675 Jackson Harbor Road, Washington Island, WI 54246 MoreLess Info
The Washington Island Farm Museum gives visitors a chance to learn about the history of farming. Admission is free with optional donations accepted, and there are interactive activities such as animal feeding and weaving demonstrations.