Western U.P. Skiing
The Western U.P. of Michigan is “Big Snow Country” and there are plenty of ski resorts in the area to keep even the most enthusiastic and adventurous skier busy! Whether your interests are in downhill or cross-country we offer a multitude of options.
Western U.P. Lodging
With lodging for over 1200, you are sure to find accommodations to fit any taste and budget. Whether you prefer a hotel, motel, house rental, cozy cottage, a cabin or condo – or a resort with full amenities – look no further for your home away from home!
Ontonagon Lodging – Mountain View Lodges – Scott’s Superior Inn – Superior Shores – Superior Shores – Peterson’s Chalet Cottages – Porcupine Lodge – A Cabin & A Cottage Up North – Konteka Black Bear Resort – AmericInn of Silver City – A Beach Retreat Cottage
Western U.P. News And Special Events
Copper Peak Ski Jump and Adventure Ride
[ September 16, 2016 to October 23, 2016. ] The Copper Peak Adventure Ride lets visitors rise to the same heights as the athletes who have flown down the hill in years past. After an 800-foot chair lift ride to the crest of the hill (a 360 foot copper-bearing volcanic outcrop), visitors take a thrilling 18-story elevator to the main observation deck. From there, [...]
Fall Color Chair Lift Rides – Porcupine Mountain Ski Area
[ September 17, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. September 18, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. September 24, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. September 25, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 1, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 2, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 8, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 9, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 15, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 16, 2016; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] GOOD NEWS! Fall color chairlift rides to kick off autumn activities THIS WEEKEND - September 17 & 18 - at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Beginning this weekend, chairlift rides showcasing the wondrous fall color of the western Upper Peninsula will mark the start of autumn activities scheduled at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. The roughly 59,000-acre [...]
Old Victoria Craft Fair – August 21, 2016
[ August 21, 2016; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Old Victoria Craft Fair, Sunday, August 21 from 10am to 5pm. Handmade Arts and Crafts - Music - Freshly Baked Cinnamon Rolls - Old-Fashioned Kid Games Ranger Karl from Keweenaw National Historical Park will be providing copper foundry demonstrations at this year's Craft Fair from 11am-4pm! Stay tuned for more features and updates. <> Visit Old Victoria Restoration [...]
Gogebic County Fair – August 25 – 28, 2016
[ August 25, 2016 to August 28, 2016. ] At many fairs, you pay at the gate, pay at the Carnival Midway, pay for the Grandstand Concerts, pay for watching the Tough Trucks or Mud Run....it can get very expensive! At the Gogebic County Fair, we have an "All Inclusive Price Program". When entering the fair, and you pay your gate admission, (per [...]
Porcupine Mountains Music Festival – August 25, 26, 27, 2017
[ August 25, 2017 to August 27, 2017. ] The 13th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival will be held August 25-27, 2017. See you at the Porkies! Watch website for more information on time schedule for each day - www.porkiesfestival.org Visit Porcupine Mountains Music Festival Website >>> Porcupine Mountains Music Festival On Facebook Below are the latest postings from the Porcupine Mountains Music Festival Page On Facebook.
Ontonagon Lighthouse – 150 Birthday Celebration – September 2, 2016
[ September 2, 2016; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Start Your Labor Day Weekend by Coming to celebrate 150 years of the Ontonagon Lighthouse! Free Self-guided tours! Meet family members who grew up in the Ontonagon Lighthouse! Take a step back into History with us! Sponsored by the Ontonagon County Historical Society Visit Ontonagon Lighthouse - 150 Birthday Celebration on Facebook >>>>