North-Central Section of the Geological Society of America
One hundred field guides, with area maps, to locations in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
The geology of the Niagara Escarpment, Fayette, Michigan
Published:January 01, 1987
Fayette State Park, the ghost town of Fayette, and an accessible portion of the Niagara Escarpment are located 8 mi (12.8 km) southwest of the town of Garden, Michigan, on the shore of Big Bay De Noc, Fayette7½–minute Quadrangle. The sites are reached by U.S. 2 to Garden, then south on Michigan M-183 to FayetteState Park (Fig. 1). The sites may also be reached by boat through entry into Snail Shell Harbor.