MICHIGAN LODGING IN THE "UPPER PENINSULA"
The upper peninsula of Michigan is a special place and
the lodging options range from the luxurious to the old-fashioned
Fayette - Michigan Ghost Town
Fayette is a restored historic town which was once one of the most
productive iron-smelting operations in the Upper Peninsula. There were
huge furnaces, an extensive dock and several kilns in operation here.
Nearly 500 people lived and worked here for 20+ years in a town that
existed just to produce pig iron.
Today the site is well maintained and restored. The grounds are an easy
walk and the surrounding scenery is really breathtaking. You can get an
excellent orientation and overview of this area by visiting the welcome
center. They have a model of the entire site and plenty of