The Best Upper Michigan Golf Courses and Clubs

The Best Upper Michigan Golf Courses and Clubs

Come and experience all three of our exciting courses.

Michigan Fall Color Tours

Michigan Fall Color Tours

It's when autumn arrives in Michigan. And there's no better place to see the dynamic colors of a trillion trees.

Iron County Fishing

Iron County Fishing

There are 314 lakes and approximately 900 miles of rivers in Iron County that have numerous species of fish.

Fishing Is Family Fun

Fishing Is Family Fun

Fishing is one of the top family fun activities in Iron County, and its lakes and streams provide excellent sport fishing.

Iron County Snowmobiling

Iron County Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling the Upper Peninsula of Michigan is the greatest and most exciting sport there is in the the Great Lakes Region!

Iron County Michigan Lakes

Iron County Michigan Lakes

There are 314 lakes and approximately 900 miles of rivers in Iron County.

Relax, Rest & Rejuvenate

Relax, Rest & Rejuvenate

Campfire, long walks, reading under the shade of a giant maple, paddling on a quiet lake ... it's time to unwind.

Nature Surrounds In Iron County Michigan

Nature Surrounds In Iron County Michigan

Welcome to a corner of the world that’s like nothing else in this world. You’ll find a wonderland of unspoiled natural beauty in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

Swim, Fish, Kayak & Play

Swim, Fish, Kayak & Play

A variety of locations provide summer activities. With 314 lakes and 900 miles of rivers, there is something for everyone. The UP of Michigan is relaxing as well as offers an opportunity for groups to gather.

Did you know that there are many health benefits to Cross Country Skiing?!

Written by ironcountylodging on August 22, 2016

Cross Country Skiing

Did you know that we have 33K of cross country trails here at Ski Brule?! Cross Country skiing can not only be an amazing work out but it is a good way for the entire family to do something together because just like downhill skiing, it is a sport for every age!

Here are the Top 10 Health Benefits of Cross-Country Skiing:

You get a full-body workout. Nordic skiing combines both a lower body and upper body workout, while

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Special Olympics Fundraiser

Written by ironcountylodging on August 9, 2016

The Special Olympics Fundraiser /  Iron County Community Walk/Run and Bike Ride  for Law Enforcement Torch Run will take place on September 11th. This event will take place at The Chicaugon Lake Inn. Registration will take place from 8:00 a.m. The walkers and bikers will go off at 8:30 a.m. and the runners will leave at 9:00 a.m. The bike ride is 18 miles and the walk/run will be a 5K

Registration is $25.00 and the runner will receive a dri-fit t-shirt.

The Law Enforcement

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Upcoming Events in Iron County!

Written by ironcountylodging on August 6, 2016

Looking for something fun to do in Iron County?!?! Look no further, here are some upcoming events that are happening in Iron County.

Iron County Fair

125th Iron County Fair 

Events will take place on August 11th – August 14th

In late August, local talk turns to the dwindling days of summer, the daily hunting season countdown, predictions about the upcoming winter and the Iron County Fair. This four-day event invites Iron County residents and visitors alike to explore a wide variety of activities

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Mount Arvon A Must See In Upper Peninsula

Written by ironcountylodging on August 2, 2016

Mount Arvon – A Must See

Part of the Huron Mountains, Mount Arvon is Michigan’s highest point. Rising 1,979 feet above sea level and fairly accessible by many vehicles, the summit of Mount Arvon is definitely worth checking out.

A Brief Summary of Mount Arvon

You drive through L’Anse, take a trip down Skanee Road, then turn onto what shortly becomes a gravel road. Eleven curvy miles later you reach the top of Mount Arvon.

There’s a sign noting that you are in fact

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122nd Annual Firefighter’s Tournament

Written by ironcountylodging on July 25, 2016

Can you believe it’s almost August?! We are getting closer and closer to snow! Looking for a nice weekend getaway? The weather has been great and we have yet to see any snow in the forecast. Come and enjoy 314 lakes and over 900 miles of river, take a day trip on the river or spend the day out on the lake, there’s plenty to do. Come out to Ski Brule for some clay shooting, or enjoy some time with

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Hiking and Biking Iron County

Written by ironcountylodging on July 22, 2016

Hiking In Iron County

Hiking & Biking

Unofficially, the first sign of spring may not be the robin but rather the first hiker or biker on the Apple Blossom Trail, which runs from Iron River through Caspian. It’s time you were hiking in Iron County.

Located in Iron County of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Iron County Heritage Trail is composed of a 36 mile loop connecting 14 premier sites that provide visitors the opportunity to discover the historic and recreation resources of Iron County.

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Iron Mountain Iron Mine

Written by ironcountylodging on July 7, 2016

The Iron Mountain Iron Mine is a must do on your next visit.

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In 1956 three Iron Mountain businessmen, Eugene Carollo, Albert Carollo, and James Goulette had an idea for an attraction that would give people a view of iron mining as it once existed. On the site of the East Vulcan mine Eugene Carollo re-discovered an exploratory tunnel, which had not been used since the late 1800’s.

Following a great deal of research and planning, the mine workings were renovated and

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Bond Falls, Watersmeet Trout Hatchery & Paulding Light

Written by ironcountylodging on June 30, 2016
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Iron County Day Trip Ideas are endless!

Iron County is the best location for your next vacation. Iron County is the “Gateway to Da’ UP”. Centrally located, Iron County is perfect base camp for trips through the UP. A favorite of mine is a trip west to the Watersmeet Trout Hatchery, then Bond Falls And Paulding Light.
Watersmeet Trout Hatchery & Fish Farm
The Watersmeet Trout Hatchery was built by the State of Michigan in the early 1930’s. It was operated by the

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July 4th is coming up fast!

Written by ironcountylodging on June 28, 2016

This summer seems to be going by so quickly!  Hard to believe that we are already coming up on the 4th of July Holiday weekend.  Iron County is one of the most beautiful places to live and visit.  We are all so lucky to be able to spend some of our time in the UP!  But, it seems like Holiday weekends in the UP are even better than any where else!  The chance to have some time off work, visit

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Women Outdoors Event

Written by ironcountylodging on June 20, 2016

Total Women In The Outdoors Event

Join the DNR and our partners at Aspirus Iron River Hospital in this growing event as we experience many different ways for women to enjoy the outdoors. Activities, prizes, and food will be provided. Activities have ranged from kayaking, outdoor cooking, fishing, photography, GPS, outdoor survival and much more! Ladies, you do not want to miss this event. There are activities for all ages. Bring your friends, mom, daughter, sister, grandmother or neighbor – it

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