Written by ironcountylodging on March 25, 2015
The weather is always crazy in Michigan! You know the saying ‘if you don’t like the weather, just wait 10 minutes and it will change.’ Iron County received 4 new inches of snow last night and we have more on the way; this means great fresh powder skiing and snowboarding at Ski Brule! With the new snow comes a new lodging special, these are rock bottom prices, quantities are limited so call today.
This weekend is Life’s A Mountain Beach Party at
Written by ironcountylodging on March 17, 2015
So much has changed in just a week, Iron County has been experiencing 40 and 50 degree weather and it has been marvelous! Nearly all of the snow is gone and it is time to start doing your favorite spring activities. With all of the snow melting, now is a great time to visit waterfalls in the area. There are 199 waterfalls in Michigan, 198 of them are located in the Upper Peninsula!
Horserace Rapids: Horserace Rapids is south of Crystal Falls, east on US
Written by ironcountylodging on March 9, 2015
March is a great time to enjoy winter in the U.P.! The weather has been fantastic this whole week and it looks like it will be that way for a while. With temperatures in the mid-forties all week, it’s sweatshirt weather according to Yoopers! For those of you that are not familiar with the lakes in the area, here is a compilation of lakes and what fish can be found in them. Be sure to get those last few chances of ice fishing
Written by ironcountylodging on March 3, 2015
Ski Brule will be hosting their annual Brule Bash weekend March 6th & 7th. You and your family can enjoy a variety of events throughout the whole week! There will be a treasure hunt, petting zoo, moonbounce, mattress race, SUPER NASTAR, tug of war, sled dog rides, tubing, potato sack race, egg toss, silly slalom, snow bowling, face painting, three leg race, groomer rides, karaoke and more! Kids have such a great time with everything offered, they will never be
Written by ironcountylodging on February 25, 2015
This weekends weather forecast is looking outstanding! Temperatures are expected to be in the mid to high 20’s which will feel like a heat wave compared to the last two weeks we’ve had here! Now is the time to find lodging for you and your family and plan a family vacation! We have everything you could want right here in Iron County, you can snowmobile, ice fish, ice skate, ski/snowboard, snowshoe, experience fine dining and more! If you are looking
Written by ironcountylodging on February 18, 2015
Join us February 21st for the Mid America Championship Hillclimb in Caspian, Michigan! Since 1995, the MASTERS Racing Circuit is one of the oldest in the Midwest! Viewers can enjoy three race categories including Vintage, Junior, and Pro. Since the first Snowmobile Hillclimb, it is the MASTERS that has the $500 ‘winner take all’ Pro Stock and Pro Mod King of the Hill.
It is the MASTERS Racing Circuit that is the Snowmobile Hillclimb qualifying circuit for drivers from the entire
Written by ironcountylodging on February 10, 2015
This weekend marks the date for free ice fishing in Michigan! Pack up your ice fishing gear along with your family and enjoy a great weekend in Iron County! There are plenty of lakes to choose from, no worries of overcrowding! Perch is the top draw for winter fishermen in the county. But you may have to keep mobile to stay on top of schooling perch. Walleye can be found in numerous lakes, including Stanley, Sunset and Emily. Sunset is
Written by ironcountylodging on February 4, 2015
The annual Iron County Camp Gibbs Predator Hunt begins on February 5th and lasts until the 8th. Located west of Iron River at the Camp Gibbs Recreation Area along Gibbs City Road, the hunt will begin with a mandatory registration that will take place from 5-7 pm on Thursday, February 5th, with the hunt beginning at 7 pm. There is a $25 registration fee & $15 for participants ages 16 or younger. Cash prizes will be awarded, with winners determined
Written by ironcountylodging on February 2, 2015
Strap on your skates and head out for an evening on the ice. Open skate is scheduled Friday and Saturday evenings at the Caspian Ice Arena. Open skate will be held 6:30-8:30 pm. Cost is $3 per person and all ages are welcome. Concessions are available, as is skate sharpening, which is $3 per pair of skates. A parent signature on liability release is required for all minors. Come and have some fun ice skating this season. Ice skating is a
Written by ironcountylodging on January 26, 2015
The Ironline Sled Dog Race in Iron County
The third annual Ironline Sled Dog Race will be taking place this weekend in Iron County! Spectators can enjoy watching varying sized dog sled teams, teams include a 10-dog Pro Class, a 6-Dog Sport Class and a 4-Dog Recreational Class. Using the RV park located on the main street of Genesee in downtown Iron River you’ll be able to step into the wintery Musher’s Village. Enjoy some hot cocoa and warm pie from our food vendors while