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Mackinac Island State Park, Michigan

Randall L. Milstein
Randall L. Milstein
Subsurface and Petroleum Geology Unit
Michigan Geological Survey, Lansing Michigan 48912
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January 01, 1987


Mackinac Island State Park, T.40N., R.3W., Mackinac County, Michigan; Cheboygan, Michigan, U.S.G.S. 30 × 60 minute series. Mackinac Island is located 3 mi (5 km) east of St. Ignace, Michigan, in the Straits of Mackinac (Fig. 1). Access to the Island from St. Ignace is provided by Arnold Transit or Star Lines from mid-April to late-December. From Mackinaw City, service is provided by Arnold Transit or Shepler’s Mackinaw Island Ferry from mid-May to mid-October. Service is at least hourly during the summer months. Air charter service is provided by Great Lakes Charters, St. Ignace, or Michigan Airways, Pellston. From December to mid-April, transportation is by Air Charter Service only from the Mackinac County Airport, St. Ignace. No motorized vehicles are permitted on Mackinac Island. On the Island, transportation is available in the form of rental bicycles, horses and horse drawn carriages.

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DNAG, Centennial Field Guides

North-Central Section of the Geological Society of America

Geological Society of America
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January 01, 1987




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