150 Mile Color Tour

This tour takes you to some of the most spectacular scenery this country has to offer. You Start in Wakefield on Hwy 2 heading east. As you travel this road you are driving through the heart of the Ottawa Ntl Forest.

There are several side roads you can travel. Maps are available at the Forest Service offices. At the intersection of Hwy 2 & 45 turn north.

In Paulding you will see the signs for Bond Falls. This is a good spot for a stop. After Bond Falls you can continue on this road to Hwy M28 the second portion of this road is a good gravel road. Or return to 45 and continue north.

If you continue you will intersect M28 go west and stop at Agate Falls if you like. At the intersection of M28 & 45 go north to Ontonagon, a good stop for lunch and shopping. Here take M64 along the shore of Lake Superior to the West all the way to "Lake of The Clouds" on Hwy M-l07.

Next take South Boundary road south. Along the way stop at the Visitors Center. Summit Peak is a great lookout for colors. At the end of South Boundary Road is Cty Rd 519. Go north for 1 mile and get out of the car and walk to the waterfalls. There is a boardwalk along the river to the shore of Lake Superior.

Return to Wakefield on 519 to Hwy M2 & turn right and you will find yourself back where you began. This tour is a full day so take plenty of film.

Tour Highlights
Cisco Chain of Lakes
Cisco Chain of Lakes

Waterfalls of the Western U.P.
Bond Falls


Presque Isle falls

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