Northern is located in the city of Marquette (pop. 20,000) in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The region offers:
- 11 hiking trails;
- 96 miles of cross country ski trails; 500 miles of snowmobile trails;
- 11 accessible waterfalls;
- and 10 miles of city bike paths.
The city of Marquette combines a dramatic natural wonderland of shoreline, forest and hills with a vibrant cultural community, progressive education, business and healthcare. Residents are known for their can-do attitude and warm friendliness, despite the area receiving over 180 inches of snow each year.
There are restaurants, theaters, art galleries and unique shopping. Want something to do? Year-round, the Marquette community hosts sporting events, concerts, art shows and dozens of other events.
Don't take our word for it; check out the sites below for more information about the beautiful town NMU calls home!