Alpena, Michigan

Alpena is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Alpena County. It is a friendly historical city known for its lighthouses. Tourism (fishing, hunting, camping and a variety of water sports) is important to Alpena's economy.

Alpena has an attractive downtown area where visitors can find a variety of dining and shipping options.

Things to see and do

* Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center
* Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
* Alpena Shipwreck tours
* Brush Creek Mill
* Lighthouses

General information

Cruise Season – May - Sept
Currency – US Dollar (US$)
Language – English
Land Area - 21.7 sq. km’s
Population – 10,485 approx
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – 1

Port Location – The port at Alpena is located in Thunder Bay.

Transport Links – Alpena County Regional Airport is the northeast lower peninsula of Michigan's main commercial airport and handles daily Delta Connection flights to Detroit and Sault Ste. Marie operated by Mesaba Airlines.

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