Small town living at its best – that’s Big Bay in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan! Surrounded by hundreds of trails, many waterfalls, the shoreline of Lake Superior, Lake Independence to the west, some great small lakes as well as streams, Big Bay is the epitome of an area saturated with nature’s best offerings! Big Bay is located about 28 miles outside of Marquette.
Be sure to check out Big Bay Outfitters to jump start all of your outdoor adventures. Immerse yourself in the aura of Big Bay; don’t forget to visit The Outpost and the Lumberjack Tavern. This little town is also known for the filming of the movie “Anatomy of a Murder.” Also while you are there, try and stop into the historic Thunder Bay Inn.