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Snowshoeing Eben Ice Caves

Cost:  $90.00
Included: Transportation, lodging, most meals
Depart: February 2 @ 9:00 AM
Return:  February 4 @ 5:00 PM

Spend the weekend in beautiful Marquette, MI exploring on Northern Michigan's prime winter attractions - The Eben Ice Caves. Strap on a pair of snow shoes to spend the day navigating these beautiful ice formations and enjoy the evening warming up in a cozy cabin.

If you are driving, please park in R lot, we have overnight parking passes for that lot if needed. Just let us know when you get here and we will provide you a pass. (See campus map in link #2 for directions). Once you are in R lot, make your way to the Campus Recreation Center entrance and bring all of your gear in at this time.

February 2
Depart campus from the Campus Recreation Center
Travel to Marquette, MI
Lodging at a cozy airbnb located in the heart of Marquette, MI.

February 3
Head to Eben Ice Caves
Snowshoe for the day
Warm up with a yummy lunch
Explore the surrounding area

February 4
Depart and return to campus no later than 4:00PM
Lunch along the way (your own expense)

Food and Beverage
February 2
Lunch: Subway (your own expense)
Dinner: Pizzadillas
February 3
Breakfast: Coffee, pancakes, yogurt, fruit, and granola bars in the cabin
Lunch: Hot soup & crackers!
Dinner: Salad & Pasta with red sauce
February 4
Breakfast: Quick grab-and-go oatmeal, fruit, and granola bars in the cabin
Lunch: Stop along the way (your own expense)

Please bring a refillable water bottle (min. 32oz) to use.  Feel free to bring any snacks or other items you wish. If you have any dietary restrictions or preferences, please let us know at registration in order to make accommodations.

Packing List
Reusable durable water bottle, cold weather jacket, hat, gloves, snow pants, long layers for under clothing, warm boots, extra shoes for walking, sleep wear, wool socks, hygiene items, pillow, blankets, camera, day pack and miscellaneous spending money.

*Sleeping bags can be rented from Campus Recreation.

*Please limit your belongings to one backpack and a bag similar to an airport carry on item.

Link #1
Eben Ice Caves

Link #2
Campus Map