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.

Hunting Tradition In Iron County

Written by ironcountylodging on October 29, 2014

Hunting Tradition In Iron County

Hunting and fishing are a big part of life in Iron County. White tail deer, ruffed grouse, and bear are three of the most popular seasons which make up the area’s great trophy hunting.

White Tail Deer

No other game animal has captured the hunter’s heart like the white tail deer. About 1.2 million licenses are sold annually to over 800,000 deer hunters during the archery, firearm, and muzzle loading season. Today Michigan’s deer herd is one of

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What it is to be a Yooper

Written by ironcountylodging on October 24, 2014

There are many stereo types about Yoopers, some are hilarious and others not so much. I came across this article and found that it summed up what being a Yooper is all about, and we most certainly do not live in a barren wasteland.  So much to do in Iron County, what are you waiting for, come visit!  Courtesy of the Huffington Post:

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of A Yooper, But Here’s Why You’ll Wish You Were One

There’s nothing quite like

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Iron County Activities This Week

Written by ironcountylodging on October 16, 2014

OPEN MIC NIGHT:
The last Open Mic of 2014 is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Windsor Center here. The show starts at 7 p.m., and admission is $3.

The Friends of the Windsor Center would like to acknowledge the performers and the community for their support over the past five years.
The $3 admission includes a “sweet-treat” gathering in the Windsor Hall immediately following the show. Sponsors for the evening are Axle Auto Parts and Lindberg Logging.

CONCERT:  An Evening With 4

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UP Hunting Season

Written by ironcountylodging on October 6, 2014

The calendar tells us when hunting in Michigan begins, but cooler temperatures trigger our instincts. Michigan hunting offers an abundance of public lands to hunt deer, bear, turkey, grouse, waterfowl and other wildlife. So site in your scope or draw your bow. From big game to small, the thrill of the hunt is Pure Michigan.

Duck, Duck, Goose: Waterfowl Hunting Options Abound in Michigan
Written By Outdoorhub.com

When you think of waterfowl hunting meccas, places like Stuttgart, North Platte, Eastern Shore, and the

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Fall Crafts

Written by ironcountylodging on October 5, 2014

As autumn draws to a close, now is the time to pounce on those beautiful fallen leaves and create beauty of your own.  Nature can create gorgeous materials for crafting and fun activities to do with kids.  I reminisce to a time on the playground where we would stuff the wire fence with leaves to make a colorful wall during recess.   Here are a few crafts to try out for yourself:

WAX DIPPED LEAVES: to preserve the color for making wreathes

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Spectacular Colors

Written by ironcountylodging on September 23, 2014

I think this year’s fall colors are some of the best I’ve ever seen.  Every hour brings more colors out.  Here’s a quick video of the ride into Ski Brule this morning.


Fall Color Tours

Written by ironcountylodging on September 21, 2014

It’s finally here, fall colors are appearing all over Iron County!  Radiant reds, gorgeous golds, and opulent oranges can be seen for miles.  Take a cruise down US 189, US 2 and US 41 to see beautiful colors popping up throughout the forests. If you’re looking for an opportunity to see the magic up close there are several walking trails available including, Apple Blossom Trail, Stateline Historical Site Trail, Lake Mary Plains Pathway, and Ge-Che Trail.

But for the top spot

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Fall Mushroom Hunting

Written by ironcountylodging on September 10, 2014

Mushroom hunting and the science of mycology provide a fun outdoor activity for individuals and families alike. Michigan is resplendent in the varieties of fungi that can be found in our abundant forests and fields but one needs to know what to look for; not only that, just when and where to look is important too. I admit that I don’t have much knowledge when it comes to mushroom picking but no worries as lots of picking information is available

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15 WAYS MICHIGAN’S UPPER PENINSULA MAY SURPRISE YOU

Written by ironcountylodging on September 6, 2014

I AM THE QUINTESSENTIAL city girl. Trains, 24-hour bodegas, street traffic, high-rise buildings — that’s MY thing.

So any visit to Michigan would understandably get me excited thinking about Detroit, the birthplace of the auto industry and home to Motown. But that’s not where I was headed on this trip; my destination was the western section of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, a remote finger of land surrounded by enormous Lake Superior. It would be a new experience for me, but then again

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Iron County Fair, Picnic, Concert & More!

Written by ironcountylodging on August 26, 2014

It’s a busy upcoming weekend in Iron County Michigan! Iron County Fair, Picnic, Concert, Open Mic Night & More!

IRON COUNTY FAIR: The Iron County Fair is celebrating its 124th year this summer. Opening day is set for Wednesday, Aug. 27. The closing day is Sunday, Aug. 31. A few events have been scheduled on different days this year, including the 4-H market livestock auction, which now takes place Saturday at 2 p.m. The draft horse pull is now Thursday at

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