7 Attractions Worth Striking from Your Bucket List in Michigan

Posted on September 15th, 2018
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Aspen_trees_2.jpg The true definition of northern Michigan, the Keweenaw County region is outdoor recreation at its absolute finest. Whether you call it the Great Lake State, the Wolverine State, or the Water Wonderland, the only state to border fo…

Skiing in the Keweenaw

Posted on November 21st, 2017
Receiving an average of 270 inches of snow each year, the Keweenaw is home to 3 unique downhill ski areas that will have you coming back for more and more! Sitting high above the Portage Canal, Mont Ripley has 24 runs for you to choose from with over 110 acres of ski-able terrain, a terrain park with 33 dif…

Have Some Fun At The Lake

Posted on June 27th, 2017
Endless opportunities await the avid paddler in the Keweenaw Peninsula.  Featuring a 125 mile Keweenaw Water Trail with spectacular views of the rugged shoreline, the Keweenaw is a paddler’s paradise. Photo courtesy of Keweenaw Adventure Company. The Keweenaw Water…

Snowmobiling in the Keweenaw

Posted on December 14th, 2016
If someone were to dream of the location with the perfect weather for snowmobiling, a visit to the Keweenaw
Peninsula would likely make that dream come true. Blessed by the highest annual snowfall and most consistent fresh snowfall east of the Rocky Mountains, the Keweenaw is almost never short for…

5 Free, Kid Friendly Things To Do in the Copper Country

Posted on August 23rd, 2016
  The Keweenaw is a family friendly vacation destination that is great all year around.  With school starting soon, why not come up to the Keweenaw for one last retreat before the busy school schedules start.  We have put together a list of 5 fun and free things to do with kids in the Cop…

Fishing in the Keweenaw

Posted on June 15th, 2016
Well you made it here (or are planning to come here), now how do you spend your time? Really, what IS there to do here anyway? A real fisherman wouldn’t have to contemplate this, not even for a moment. He knows he’s in one the best fishing places on the planet – just look at map to see all the water…

Keweenaw – A Mountain Bike Utopia

Posted on June 9th, 2016
Perched at the top of Michigan, the Keweenaw Peninsula might – at first glance –  have a few strikes against it as a mountain bike destination: it’s hundreds of miles from just about anywhere, has long cold winters and short cool summers, and it’s in the Midwest. But , if you’ve…

Collecting Minerals in the Keweenaw Peninsula

Posted on April 7th, 2016
Collecting minerals and rocks in Pure Michigan is a pastime for many and a great way to experience the outdoors and beauty of the Great Lakes state.  From beaches to road cuts and more, naturally beautiful minerals can be collected from throughout the state. Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula is esp…

Discover Upper Michigan’s Copper Country Trail National Byway

Posted on April 1st, 2016
How do you plan to explore Upper Michigan’s Copper Country this summer?  Pull out your map and set your GPS to the Copper Country Trail National Byway, the 47-mile stretch of US-41 from Hancock, MI to Copper Harbor, MI.  The route to your next vacation showcases the area’s unparalleled outdoo…