Mackinaw City is located on the tip of Michigan 's Lower Peninsula .
Northern Michigan has been the ancestral home of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, later infiltrated by French trappers and English soldiers alike.
Wilderness State Park with Waugoshance Point lies about 11 miles west of Mackinaw City .
There are many tourist attractions, dining, lodging, opportunities in the Michilimackinac region.
A destination filled with historical significance and modern activities and amenities. The Gateway to Mackinac Island, Mackinaw City is where you cross by ferry to Mackinac Island.