Information and links to vacation lodging facilities and recreational resources in Alpena County, Michigan. Includes information on bed & breakfast inns, cabins & cottages, condominiums, hotels & motels, houseboats and resorts & lodges.
Alpena County - Population: 30,605. County Offices: 720 W. Chisholm St. Alpena, MI 49707,(989) 356-0930.Â Population: 30,605.
PRINCIPAL ATTRACTIONS & EVENTS: Thunder Bay Underwater Preserve; fishing and boating on Thunder Bay and inland lakes; downhill and cross-country skiing; golfing, hiking, snowmobiling, and hunting; Jessie Besser Museum/Planetarium; Island Park and Alpena Wildlife Sanctuary; Thunder Bay Live Theatre; Dinosaur Gardens Prehistoric Zoo; Alpena Civic Theatre; Besser Natural Area, Cripps Fruit Farm; canoe races; industrial plant tours; Winter Carnival (February); July events: Riverfest, For of July Chicken Bar-B-Que and Strawberry Dessert, Brown Trout Festival, Art On The Bay, Ramblin’ Rods; August events: Antique Tractor and Steam Engine Show and the Alpena County Fair; Fall Air Color Tours.
COMMUNITIES OF ALPENA COUNTY: Alpena, Bolton, Herron, Hubbard Lake, Lachine Long Rapis, Ossineke and Spratt.