Western U.P. Lodging and Travel

Welcome to the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan

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. Downhill Ski AreasIndianhead Mountain ResortBlackjack Ski ResortBig Powderhorn MountainPorcupine Mountains Ski AreaWhitecap Mountains

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!

Featured Western U.P. Lodging

Wakefield LodgingIndianhead Mountain Resort

Bessemer LodgingBluffs InnBig Powderhorn Lodging AssociationWindsong Lodging – BessemerPowderhorn Northwoods SuiteSnowBlind Chalet 1-6 – Big Powderhorn MountainPowder Hound Lodge

Ironwood LodgingClassic Motor InnThe Cedars Motel

Hurley Area LodgingMontreal Haus Rental – Montreal, WIRed Birch Haus – Iron Belt, WI

Lake Gogebic LodgingThe Timbers Resort – BerglandRoot Cellar ResortBear’s Nine Pines Resort – Lake GogebicAJ’s Walleye Lodge – Lake Gogebic

Watersmeet LodgingJay’s Resort

Ontonagon LodgingMountain View LodgesScott’s Superior InnSuperior ShoresSuperior ShoresPeterson’s Chalet CottagesA Cabin & A Cottage Up NorthKonteka Black Bear ResortAmericInn of Silver CityA Beach Retreat Cottage

Western U.P. News And Special Events

Porcupine Mountains ~ Midwest Telefest ~ February 12 ~ 14, 2021
[ February 12, 2021 to February 14, 2021. ] Telefest 2017 will be on February 11 and 12 at the Porcupine Mountains Ski area and State Park near Silver City, MI

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival – August 23, 24, 25, 2019
[ August 23, 2019 to August 25, 2019. ] The 15th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival will be held August 23-25, 2019. 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 >>> A BIG THANK YOU to so many for making the Porcupine Mountains Music Festival a success - we had [...]

SISU Ski Fest – Ironwood, MI – January 11, 2020
[ January 11, 2020; ] The 11th Annual SISU Ski Fest will be held January 11, 2010. Start at ABR Trails and "Finnish" in downtown Ironwood. Ski among Northwoods pines, up, down and around rocky outcroppings, along the Montreal River, through the Miners Memorial Heritage Park, and by the World's Tallest Native American Statue. Commemorative SISU souvenirs and locally crafted age group awards. [...]


Ironwood, Michigan On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from Ironwood, Michigan On Facebook.


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Thursday December 29th, 2022 - 1:34 pm

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Thursday December 29th, 2022 - 8:34 am

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Tuesday December 27th, 2022 - 11:46 am

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Groomers have been out all day and now night. Trail 8, trail 2 Hurley to Marenisco, trail 11 connector, and 11S have been groomed or rolled. Its very slow going! Epic snow reported on 11S. Thank you GRTA volunteers!! Be sure to support our new Wakefield silver sponsor Club 28 !! Awesome food and location right on the corner of Hwy 2 and M28! Thank your George and Kelly!!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Porcupine Mountains – The Porkies On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from Porcupine Mountains – The Porkies On Facebook.


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Friday January 13th, 2023 - 1:35 pm

The Porkies - Porcupine Mountains

Porkies Ski Hill is open today (1/13) through Monday 1/16/23 - 9 am - 5 pm EST

1" - 8" Base on the hill, depending on location.

Guided Snowshoe Hike and Lantern Lit Trail happening TOMORROW 1/14/23 - (Check out the Porkies Park Page for more info - www.facebook.com/PorcupineMountains)

Who's heading to the Porkies this weekend?!?!!?

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It's truly incredible to see the lack of passion for this hill because the natural terrain is the best I've ridden this year. Management matters.

Thursday January 12th, 2023 - 10:58 am

The Porkies - Porcupine Mountains

Snowshoes are available to rent at the Chalet!

Fireside Grill in the Chalet will have extended hours during lantern Lit weekends - with limited menu items available!

Get out and Enjoy the Park! Looks like the weather is going to be gorgeous this weekend!

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Thursday January 12th, 2023 - 7:19 am

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