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Rock Harbor

#1 of 6 things to do in Isle Royale National Park Features Animals
Isle Royale National Park, MI
715-856-8593
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Stunning, Tranquil and Remote . . .

Isle Royale National Park is the only island national part in the United States and the only... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
jbutina
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Chandler, Arizona
isle royale national park an adventure

We took the fairy from copper harbor. We were on the island for four days. It is truly beautiful... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2017
whiterhino42
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Massachusetts
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Harbor area where boats arrive bringing visitors to Isle Royale National Park where you will find a visitors center and the Rock Harbor Lodge.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“isle royale” (29 reviews)
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Isle Royale National Park, MI
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Isle Royale National Park is the only island national part in the United States and the only national park in Michigan. The island is about 45 miles long and offers some of the most incredibly breathtaking natural scenery that mother nature has to offer. Both...More

1  Thank jbutina
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We took the fairy from copper harbor. We were on the island for four days. It is truly beautiful. We got to meet Rolf Peterson and his wife twice. He is the one who has done the moose/wolf study since the 70s. They are both...More

1  Thank whiterhino42
Reviewed 20 December 2016

i hat it because this place is not pet friendly and it is not very natural growing on you kind of place and does not have kind of welcoming home fell to but my first 3 kids loved it it was wonderful to them but...More

Thank beautifulgirl646
Reviewed 10 September 2016

See my other review of Isle Royale National Park. This is a gem! Smallest of all NP's and is managed more like a Hotel and Restaurant!

Thank SteveandSuzi
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Awesome park rangers. Awesome NPS staff. Amazing place. Hiking is tough, but the views are worth it.

Thank James S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We rented both a motorboat and a canoe from the lodge concession. The dockmasters were very safety-oriented, checking weather, and making sure that the renters understood the limits of where the boats could go. We got comprehensive instructions from Jake on how to run and...More

5  Thank Favahome
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Rock Harbor is a pleasant, clean place to begin exploring Isle Royale National Park. There is a general store, 2 similar restaurants and laundry services.

Thank Iowa50021
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

You have the choice of hiking, boating or taking the offered boat tours. Whatever your choice even if it is to just sit on a bench and watch the coming & goings you will love it. All the staff including the Park Service personnel go...More

2  Thank TrapperTim
Reviewed 1 September 2016

If you like nature, hiking, quiet, nice people-this is the place. A bucket list destination and it was more than expected.

2  Thank camp219
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The Rock Harbor and Tobin Harbor areas have great, easy hiking trails and easy access to many of the other "excursion" type opportunities. CAUTION - if taking The Sandy, be sure an NPS Ranger is aboard for interpretation - the substitute is Forever Resorts employee,...More

4  Thank LSUTraveller
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