We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Nice stroll

My family stopped here while in Onaway, it is a nice short stroll along a path lined with cool... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
peakmc
,
Detroit, Michigan
Amazing Huge Metal Scuptures

Moran Iron Works is to be congratulated on using their time, talents and materials to tell the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Richard L
,
Cheboygan, Michigan
Read all 10 reviews
1
All photos (1)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good60%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“local history”(2 reviews)
“ruins”(2 reviews)
“sculptures”(3 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
Jul
22°
Aug
17°
Sep
Contact
Onaway, MI
Website
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveler rating
4
6
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
4
6
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslocal historyruinssculpturesmoraninformation
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family stopped here while in Onaway, it is a nice short stroll along a path lined with cool works of art and interesting information about the history of Onaway. It is worth a stop

Thank peakmc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Moran Iron Works is to be congratulated on using their time, talents and materials to tell the story of Onaway and America. Past Presidents, ships, and local history are all portrayed thru their artistry. Come see why Onaway steered the world for many years.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My sister and I visited the Awakon Park in Onaway MI on 9/8/2017. We knew there was an art walk in Onaway but had a hard time finding anything on the web. We were more than pleasantly surprised by the small but informative art walk...More

1  Thank Kanda F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Touring around the area and stumbled on this gem. Interesting signs educating on the history of the area with a nice walking path work larger than life iron sculptures.

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Enjoyed a walk through the past exploring the ruins of the old Lobdell Emory manufacturing plant that created the economy for the whole area prior to burning down. Also, good display of iron sculptures created by Moran Iron Works.

1  Thank bestdad777
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is a collection of LARGE metal works coming out of Moran Iron Works which a few miles to the west there is artwork on the property also. the collection is also on the lawn of the City park in Rogers City. These pieces are...More

Thank AlnSue
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a work in progress. You can see works from Moran Iron works up close, enjoy a nice walk, and get a history lesson all in one trip. There are signs telling the history of the American Woodrim Co. which made wooden steering wheels...More

Thank leach006
Reviewed 26 July 2016

enjoy the walk but have comfortable shoes as you are walking on loose gravel. very pretty site and places to sit along the way Don't take long to walk through Its worth it...

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

A fun mix of history/education and new (and amazingly beautiful and unique) art in an outdoor setting. Certainly worth the 30 minutes to walk the circuit!

Thank GretaMatthews
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Awakon Park is a privately owned and maintained park featuring the iron sculptures designed and built by Moran Iron Works of Onaway. The park is also a historical walk through Onaway's past and features the ruins of the American Rim/Lobdell Company that built wooden bicycle...More

Thank Otter2008
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Awakon Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines