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
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.