Pictured Rocks

We offer regularly scheduled daily shuttles

Dailly 700am & 900am through October 22nd

Trailspotters & Upper Peninsula Outfitters
is owned by Thomas Funke,
Author of 50 Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and 50 Hikes on the North Country Trail.

Trailspotters & Upper Peninsula Outfitters is a FULL SERVICE outfitting company.
Please visit the links below to find out how we can help make your trip a success!

Click here to make a reservation through Labor Day.

  Click here to make a reservation post Labor Day Schedule

Can’t roll out of bed early enough? Contact us about a charter!

Just roll into town and need a ride right now?




Shuttle plus additional services like lodging, planning, trip insurance and more!

Gail Lowe “Chosen”, took us up on our rescue service on her 4600 mile hike in completing the North Country Trail.

Pictured Rocks Planner

Special note for Sea Kayakers

Using Altran? Loop hikers? Out and back hiking? We can help!

Reservations must be made and paid for no later than noon the day before service.

2017 Season will start May 5 or when the snow pack allows foot travel, whichever comes second.
Current Snow Situation in the US 
Interactive Map showing snow depth in the UP
(Make sure to change the date to TODAY and then click “refresh map”)

Why ride the bus when you can be outfitted by us!



We offer all of the following!
Delorme InReach
Free Rescues (if needed)
Unlimited phone, email, text and/or in person consultation
Copy of either “50 Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula” or “50 Hikes on the North Country Trail”
Copy of “Classic Trails–Pictured Rocks” (best map out there!)
Lodging the night before your hike! Choose to stay at our Germfask campground, HQ vacation rental, or a local motel/hotel.
North Country Trail membership
Breakfast the morning of your adventure
Gear rental & sales
Last minute gear purchases at our gear shop

….and of course car spotting the morning of your adventure