"The Great Turtle" Mackinac Island by Travler409

Mackinac Island Travel Guide: 188 reviews and 384 photos

Turtle Power

During the summer of 2004, turtles invaded Mackinac Island as part of the celebration of the formation the mackinac Island Community Foundation. Native American legend has it that a great turtle lent its back as a place for his friends to live and thus Mackinac Island was created.

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  • Pros:Beautiful year round!
  • Cons:It's an island---after a while you get rock fever
  • In a nutshell:The fudge is awesome!
  • Last visit to Mackinac Island: Jul 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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