Things To See & Day Trips

Cedarville and Hessel are conveniently located within a short drive from many area attractions. Make Les Cheneaux your home or camp base, and day trip to other landmark destinations. Below are links to some favorite places of interest and day trip destinations.

Les Cheneaux Historical Museum

105 S. Meridian Road, Cedarville, MI 49719 * (906) 484-2821

Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum

Hwy M-134 & Lake St., Cedarville, MI 49719 * (906) 484-3354

Great Lakes Boat Building School

485 S Meridian Street, Cedarville, MI 49719  * (906) 484-1081

Les Cheneaux Culinary School at the Hessel Bay Inn

P.O. Box 26, Hessel, Michigan 49745  * Phone: (906) 484-4800

Day Trips ~

Drummond Island

Travel Time: 30 minutes and short passenger and car ferry ride to Island.

Mackinac Island

Travel Time: 40 minute drive and 15 – 20 minute passenger ferry ride to Island.

Tahquamenon Falls

Travel Time: 1 hour 45 minutes.

Sault Ste. Marie

Travel Time: 40 minutes.

St. Ignace

Travel Time: 40 minutes.

Other Day Trip Ideas

Visit the Great Waters website to discover additional exciting Day Trip ideas in the Eastern Upper Peninsula.


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Weekly Events:

All Year: Story & Craft Time at Les Cheneaux Community Library, 10:30 am, Cedarville

All Year: Les Cheneaux Farmers & Artisans Market, 10 am to 2 pm, Hessel School House, Hessel






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