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Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park

Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park

Mill Creek, located on US-23 a few miles south-east of Mackinaw City, was constructed by Scotsman Robert Campbell in 1780, making it one of the first industrial sites in the Great Lakes area. The mill, now reconstructed, provided sawn lumber for the Mackinac Island settlers. Today the water-powered sawmill sits in a delightful wooded setting among nature trails and forest management displays, providing an interesting attraction for numerous visitors. Demonstrations are given of logs being sawn, craftsmen in period dress show how houses were built and a nature programme to encourage visitors to discover the area's flora and fauna is offered. The site includes a picnic area, or there is a cookhouse serving lunches and snacks. The surrounding area includes four miles (6km) of nature trails that bypass an active beaver colony.


Website: www.mackinacparks.com
Email: mackinacparks@michigan.gov
Telephone: (231) 436 4100
Opening Time: Daily 9am-4:30pm (2 May to 8 June, and 19 August to 7 October); 9am-5:03pm (9 June to 18 August).
Admission: $8 adults, $4.75 children 6-17.

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