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.

Blues Fest

Written by ironcountylodging on August 27, 2015

As summer winds down, the music heats up in Alpha for the End-of-Summer Blues Fest set for Aug. 29. The music of motorcycles will be heard before the blues music starts with the annual Vets Freedom Ride.
The day begins with the Blessing of the Bikes & Bikers at 11 a.m. followed by the Veterans Freedom Ride and Memorial Poker Run. Motorcycles and cars travel from Alpha, through Iron County and return back to Alpha with stops at area memorials.­­­ Riders

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Iron County Fair This Weekend!

Written by ironcountylodging on August 11, 2015
Iron County Fair in Iron River Michigan

Nothing says “Iron County” more than the Iron County Fair. The fair is this weekend and if you haven’t been there before, you should join the fun. Weather looks amazing too!

Schedule of events:

2015 IRON COUNTY FAIR SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Wednesday
Entry Day Noon to 7:00p.m.

Thursday
4-H and Open Class Exhibit Judging All Day
Arts and Crafts Sale All Day
Senior Day All Day
Free Lunch for Seniors Noon Bandstand
Antique Farm Equipment Display All 4 Days
Jim Clements (Music) Noon – 3 p.m. Bandstand
Carnival
Horse Fun Night

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Fungus Fest!

Written by ironcountylodging on August 4, 2015

The annual Fungus Fest weekend takes place this weekend, Aug. 7 to 9, in and around the Crystal Falls area, with a wide variety of special events all over the city and at Runkle Lake Park.
The celebration starts Friday, Aug. 7, with sidewalk and garage sales all over the city, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Residents of Crystal Falls, Amasa and Alpha can register to have their sales placed on the map that will be handed out. Which items

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Cori Sieger Memorial Volleyball Fundraiser

Written by ironcountylodging on July 28, 2015

The eighth annual Cori Sieger Memorial Volleyball Fundraiser will be held Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Chicaugon Lake Inn on County Road 424.
Pre-registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the double elimination tournament starting at 9. The entry fee is $50 for a four- to six-person team.
First-, second- and third-place teams will receive T-shirts.
A brat and hamburger cook-out will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
All proceeds from the tournament go into the Cori Sieger Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Sieger

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Summer Fest in Crystal Falls This Weekend

Written by ironcountylodging on July 21, 2015

Summer time in Crystal Falls will be celebrated July 25 and 26 during Crystal Falls Summer Fest. The event includes shopping, a grilling competition, live music, a pie social and a special presentation at the Crystal Theatre.
All events take place in downtown Crystal Falls.
The weekend kicks off on Saturday with the antique and crafters’ flea market from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Then, take a break from shopping to eat sloppy joes and pie at the Harbour House Museum at 10:30

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2015 UP Rodeo Is In Town

Written by ironcountylodging on July 15, 2015

t’s all about cowboys and horses and Wild West action and fun for all ages when the 48th annual U.P. Championship Rodeo takes place here Friday and Saturday, July 17 and 18.
Three rodeo performances will put the cowboys to the test: at 7 p.m. Friday and at 2 and 7 p.m. on Saturday.
It takes place at the Iron County Fairgrounds in Iron River. The main entrance is on Seventh Avenue, several blocks

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Bass Festival

Written by ironcountylodging on July 8, 2015

The 51st annual Bass Festival, a tradition that combines a fishing tournament, a community picnic, a canoe race, live music and other fun summer activities, is set for July 9-12. The event is sponsored by the Crystal Falls Lions Club.
Events start on Thursday, July 9, with bingo at the Nylund Building on Superior Avenue. Bingo begins at 6 p.m. with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. Concessions are available. There will be jackpots and cash prizes.
Things heat up on Friday night

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4th Of July Celebrations

Written by ironcountylodging on July 1, 2015

Plan, play and stay 4th of July.
IRON COUNTY—The Fourth of July is being celebrated this Saturday. In Iron County, the nation’s birthday will be celebrated with special festivities in Iron River, Alpha and Amasa.
Iron River
The Fourth of July parade steps off at 10 a.m. from the West Iron County High School parking lot, featuring a flyover by World War II airplanes.
Registration starts at the high school at 8 a.m. The route is north on Washington Avenue to Genesee Street, then

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Relay For Life Iron County

Written by ironcountylodging on June 26, 2015

Iron County’s first American Cancer Society Relay for Life event will be held on Saturday, June 27 at Nelson Field. The relay will start at noon and conclude at midnight.
The opening ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. and will be led by Chris Shamion. According to one of the team leads, Ginger Davis, there are currently 16 teams and 141 participants registered. The total amount raised so far is $28,195.
“Those are very exciting numbers to see,” Davis said.
There will be

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Iron County Historical Musuem

Written by ironcountylodging on June 22, 2015

Iron County Historical Museum is a must do on your next trip to Iron County Michigan.

People interested in history and families in Iron County will be particularly pleased that several books are available in the Iron County Museum gift shop. Among them is the best seller “Frames of the Future” that is being reprinted for the fourth time.
A new book edited by Dr. Hemalate Dandekar of Cal Poly State University is a follow up book of an earlier one and is entitled “Michigan Family Farms” and includes three chapters on Iron County. Highlighted are the

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