At the great lakes, the total surface area of the water is 20% of the worlds fresh water. Totaled throughout the Great Lakes, the total shore land is 10,000 miles. 

There are 5 Total Lakes
  • Ontario
  • Superior
  • Michigan
  • Erie
  • Huron


Larger cities that surround the lakes include
  • Chicago, IL
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Detroit, MI
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Buffalo, NY

Things to Do

  • Swimming
  • Tanning
  • Climbing the Sandstone Cliffs
  • Walking throughout the Trails
  • Camping
  • Observing the Wildlife
  • Fishing/ Hunting
  • Kayaking 
  • Watersports
  • And Much, Much More


Words from our Geographer