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What a drive!

Loved taking this ride through 7+ miles of rough, rugged, narrow road. We took our new Pathfinder... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
kimberlyrQ6820HV
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Fruitport, Michigan
Awesome!

Went out to high rock bay during my visit to Copper Harbor and it was amazing. It happened to be... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
KALEB B S
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Loved taking this ride through 7+ miles of rough, rugged, narrow road. We took our new Pathfinder and passed many people along the way who had pulled over because they were unable to make the trek in a non 4x4 vehicle. We almost turned around...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went out to high rock bay during my visit to Copper Harbor and it was amazing. It happened to be storming pretty good when I went out there, but it was worth it. Definitely need a 4x4 to get through there on stormy days especially....More

Thank KALEB B S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

High Rock is a great place to walk along the rocky shore and have a picnic. It always amazes me when cars make it down there. I had been there in the past and thoroughly enjoyed it. This year High Rock was quite busy, so...More

1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It's a bit of a drive of the road 4x4 suggested but not required we made it out there in BMW sedan it was just slow a careful driving

Thank bjgwen
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Nice rocky shoreline to walk, the Keweenaw Rocket Range is here, and there are always surprises. We saw an eagle helping its eagelette learn to fly, found an outdoor toilet (no I don't mean an outhouse-it was a box with a toilet seat on it),...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The drive was rough but so much fun We were in a 4x4. Would not suggest trying to find it in a little car. Stunning views of Lake superior.

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Rough road these past few years but give it a try if you have 4WD. Need to pay attention to turns. Once there, kick back with your picnic lunch, a book, camera, and enjoy rockhounding on the beaches. Head left along the beach and within...More

2  Thank katmai8
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is 7.1 miles off paved and maintained roads. I would highly recommend a 4x4 truck or SUV because it is a rugged trail/road. There is a lot of pot holes, ruts, and bouncing around ;) we were going 5-8 mph the hole way. It...More

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