Make Your Own Snowshoes at Michigan’s Tahquamenon Falls State Park
Tahquamenon Falls State Park is hosting a snowshoe-making workshop Saturday, Dec. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Tahquamenon Falls Brewery and Restaurant. A second workshop is planned for Jan. 17 (time and location to be announced).
Participants in the one-day workshop will make a pair of traditional white ash snowshoes that will last for generations. An optional snowshoe hike to the Upper Falls will take place following the workshop, weather permitting.
The $160 registration fee includes all materials and equipment needed to make one pair of snowshoes. Class size is limited and reservations are required. To make a reservation, please call Tahquamenon Falls State Park at (906) 492-3415.
All motor vehicles entering a Michigan State Park or Recreation Area must display a Motor Vehicle Permit, available for purchase at the park entrance. Cost is $24 for a resident annual and $6 for a resident daily. A nonresident annual is $29 and a nonresident daily is $8.