Rock River Twp., MI
One of the most unique falls in the state, Laughing Whitefish Falls is a state scenic site that features the river dropping over 100 feet, gradually over a limestone shelf. The falls are not located far from the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and the nearby Au Train Falls, Rock River Falls and Whitefish Falls are also worth a visit.
What make these falls unique are the way that the water is forced over the cliff, but then fans out to the left in a gradual drop before it reaches the pool at the bottom. After a half mile walk, a platform and stairs helps get you down for a better view. The upper view of the falls, from the side:
Getting there: from M-94 west of Chatham, turn north on Sundell Rd. (CR-327) and follow it (and signs) almost three miles before turning onto Laughing Whitefish Falls Rd, which will take you the rest of the way to the parking area - be warned this is a rough road, especially after fresh rainfall.