Pictured Rocks

We are the Trail Experts!
Thomas Funke, 
Author of 50 Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and 50 Hikes on the North Country Trail

Planning Package
There is a lot of free advice out there about hiking in Pictured Rocks & North Country Trail. Consider getting accurate advice along with unlimited consults with Tom Funke! By purchasing a planning package, you will receive: 

A Basic Planning Package entitles you to 

  1. Unlimited phone consults

  2. Unlimited email consults

  3. *Signed* copy of 50 Hikes on the North Country Trail

  4. *Signed* copy of 50 Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

  5. Personalized trip plan & itinerary with trail, features, & amenities

  6. Entry into the top secret Facebook group Trailspotters Customer Lounge

  7. NCT Lat/Long datapoints for your GPS

  8. Detailed & accurate NCT maps for your hike

  9. Arrange for transportation/carspot*

  10. Emailed digital Pictured Rocks Planning Package

    In addition, there are many add-on options, for an extra fee, including:

    • DeLorme InReach rentals

    • Backpacking equipment rentals

    • Site specific maps (Jordan River, etc.)

    • Trip Insurance & rescue

    • Mailed hard copy Pictured Rocks specific Planning Package & Killer Map ($5 plus postage)

    * We are only arranging for transportation. There is a separate fee for transportation/carspot that you will pay the provider directly. Our company no longer provides transportation, instead, we broker rides to local providers.

    Click here to purchase a planning package


LODGING PACKAGES


Lodge                  Cottage              Outfitter Tents


Hotels in Munsing & Grand Marais run $100-300 a night. Sleeping in your car isn’t very comfortable or kosher with the locals. Why not come up and stay with us? We are less than an hour from either end of the park! Stay with us and we will shuttle you the following morning. Prices include shuttle.

COTTAGE & LODGE
We own and operate two vacation rentals. Our Cottage has two bedrooms (sleeps 6-10) and our Lodge has three bedrooms (sleeps 8-10).We will determine which house you group will occupy based on reservations, size of your group, and your prefered sleeping arrangements.  Cost is $149 for first two persons, $50 for each addtional person.
Click here for more information & to make a reservation

HIKER HOSTEL
We utilize a large outfitter tent with cots & camp kitchen for our cost conscious customers. For $29 a person, you get our basic accomodations. This is a hostel set up, so, you may be sharing with others of both sexes. There is access to hot water, shower, indoor toilet.
Click here for more information & to make a reservation

OUTFITTER TENT
Your group can rent their own tent, sleeps up to 6 persons. There is access to hot water, shower, indoor toilet. $129  night.
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Rent a DeLorme In-Reach!


Have a nervous relative back home worried about your well being? Need to stay in communications with someone back home? Have a nagging injury that may prevent you from finishing? Need some gear? Check out these options!

DELORME INREACH
Rent a DeLorme InReach to communicate with friends and family or to hail Search and Rescue if an emergency arises. $49 covers 4 days. Each additional day is $9 plus data charges.
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THE OUTFITTED HIKER
We can outfit you and your group with backpacks, sleeping bags, tents, and all necessary equipment. Click here for more information & to get a quote

As of 2019, we only broker rides with other transportation providers. Contact Us to broker a ride for you!