Made a late afternoon stop at Fayette Historic Townsite outside of Garden, Michigan while on our way home from Pictured Rocks. An interesting place, it’s an abandoned Victorian era iron smelting town that had it’s boom and bust and is now a State historic site and Park. Click the image below to open a photo gallery. More info in the links below the fold.
State of Michigan DNR site
Things To Do In The UP article.
Ghost Towns site entry.
Pure Michigan site entry and event calendar.
Located on the Garden Peninsula.
Some of my photos from a previous visit and some Fayette-inspired 3D art.
Photos by yours truly and special guest photographer Grant Michael Bennett.