Planning to visit the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore? Make your visit a memorable experience with a glamping package at the Au Train Beach Campground and Resort. Take a break from the ordinary and settle into nature in one of our open and airy Yurts. Relax in the breeze off the shores of Lake Superior, have a campfire, do some grilling, cool your feet with a long walk along a sandy beach, and experience the beauty of the north. Scroll down for 2 days of fun and relaxation.
2 nights/1 days activities
- Pictured Rocks Cruise “The most beautiful place in Michigan- 3 hours
- Sunset Dinner Cruise around Grand Island –Dinner at the Duck Pond + 2.5 hour cruise
Evening Day 1: Check in at the Au Train Beach Campground - Beachcombing, Campfire, relaxing with friends or family
The ultimate vacation package for folks that think outside and enjoy camping modern style in a yurt at a campground on Lake Superior. Forget about wrestling with a tent and all that gear and sleeping on the ground. Yurts have a wooden floor, bunk beds, futon, table and chairs, and WIFI. You have your own outdoor grill and a firepit for evening fires and roasting hot dogs and marshmallows. Many folks tell us that our restrooms and showers are the cleanest they’ve ever seen. You should just bring your own bedding and cooking items if needed. The Yurts are solar powered for lighting and charging mobile devices. We provide coolers and ice is available at the camp store. We also have loaner battery packs for C-PAP machines.
Day 2: 10:00 or 11:00 AM Pictured Rocks Boat Cruise.
Pictured Rocks Cruises have been conducting cruises for over 50 years guiding visitors to the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, a top Michigan vacation spot. The cruise is 2 1/2 to 3 hours and will travel into and alongside the most visually stunning 40 miles of shoreline on the Great Lakes! Cruises depart from the Munising, Michigan City Dock. The five current boats range between 65 and 78 feet in length, and can accommodate 129 to 250 passengers, depending on the boat. All boats have an upper (open-air) deck and an enclosed, lower cabin. The crew will assist in ticketing, safety instructions, and other needs. Their day cruises are narrated by the captain, who will inform you of a brief history of the tour boat, local area facts, and Michigan points of interest on this national park tour. All vessels have enclosed heated cabins, restrooms, stabilizers and sturdy seats for your comfort and safety.
Day 2: PM – 4:30 PM Grand Island Sunset Dinner Cruise
The dinner cruise around Grand Island will include a dinner at the Duck Pond Eatery and Beer Garden. After dinner you will meet your Captain and climb aboard the 40 foot M/V Uncle Ducky, a custom built catamaran. Your Captain and crew will take you out and around Grand Island National Recreation Area and delight you with the history of the Native Americans that called this place home for centuries all the while spotting eagles and their nests perched atop the 200 foot sandstone cliffs and the beautiful colors they offer all along the north shore. Take pictures of the 2 lighthouses on the island and enjoy the remoteness and solitude of this island paradise.
You will be eating and wetting your whistles at the Duck Pond Eatery and Beer Garden which is located next to the Paddlers Village in Christmas where you check in for the Grand Island Cruise.
Evening Day 2 Au Train Beach Campground
Beachcombing, Campfire, relaxing with friends or family
Day 3: Morning
We really hate to see you go and wish you could stay longer. Check out time is 11:00 AM.
Thanks for coming!!