With nearly 11 miles of freshwater shoreline, Marquette is an outdoor and waterfront paradise for all four seasons. From its thriving downtown to the endless opportunity to hike, swim, bike, camp, snowshoe, and more, Marquette offers an unparalleled quality of life that can't be replicated anywhere else. When you've had enough recreation for the day, the city offers cultural amenities far above its weight class thanks to Northern Michigan University and a growing food and beer scene. Marquette is continually seeking private sector partners to bring new, sustainable developement that is in line with the city's master plan. To learn more about investing in this one-of-a-kind community, visit Marquette's Community Development webpage.