Written by ironcountylodging on May 24, 2018
Fun Waterfall Day Trips
We get asked all the time where to go or what “cool spots” you should see while on vacation. So we created our Top Spots / Must See Waterfalls — we’ve even included an all-inclusive UP waterfalls map.
Bond Falls is breathtaking… one waterfall elevated by yet another waterfall – just off of Hwy 45
Beautiful chain of cascades on the Ontonogan River’s middle branch – located just off of M-28
Canyon Falls Roadside Park & Canyon Falls
Written by ironcountylodging on January 12, 2018
2018 is here and we couldn’t be more excited!
Freezing temperatures means a solid base for snowmobile trails and frozen lakes for ice fishing! Mother nature is doing her part so we are doing ours by keeping you updated on snowmobile trail conditions and that “prime time can’t be missed” sledding experience! Let’s face it, the “perfect conditions” don’t last long and we don’t want you to miss out!
2 Steps is all it takes to Hit the Perfect Conditions!
Check Trail Conditions.
Written by ironcountylodging on December 29, 2017
One place you don’t want to miss for New Year’s Eve is Ski Brule!
The fun starts at 4:30pm and goes until, you got it, the New Year!
Here’s your run down:
Night Skiing 4:30-8:30pm
Torchlight Parade & Fireworks 9pm
DJ & Dancing starts 9pm-2018!
Dinner features sliced prime rib, roasted turkey, carved honey ham, stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, dinner rolls, salad, vegetables, applesauce and dessert.
Adults (18+) : $15.00
Juniors (10-17) : $12.00
Kids (0-9) : $9.00
Located at Brule Lodge
Written by ironcountylodging on March 21, 2017
Ski Brule will be holding their annual Brule Bash event this weekend. The weekend is full of fun activities for the entire family to enjoy. Their will be FREE Sled Dog Rides, Bounces Houses, Cotton Candy, Face Painting, Acrobag, a Petting Zoo and a lot of other games throughout the day. Other activities include Whitewater Tubing and Super NASTAR. Ski Brule is offering 1/2 Price Costume Tickets and they will hold a daily costume contest for the chance to
Written by ironcountylodging on February 28, 2017
Top 5 Reasons to Use and 8-inch Drill
1. You Enjoy “Ice Trolling”
“Ice trolling,” made popular by StrikeMaster Pro-Staffer Tony Roach, involves moving with – and not waiting for – biting fish in order to target multiple productive spots, much in the same way an angler would in a boat in open water. “I drill a lot of holes,” says Roach, verging on understatement. “Sometimes as many as 500 to a thousand.” When IDO forum contributor kroger3, of Blaine, Minn, goes
Written by ironcountylodging on January 31, 2017
Due to the unseasonably warm weather last week the snowmobile trail report for Iron County had not been updated. I new report was released yesterday and I wanted to make sure everyone knew the conditions. Trails are in “good” condition and ready to ride! Below is the updated report! Plan your stay at www.ironcountylodging.com!
Date of Report: (1/30/2017)
Trail Conditions – Trails are in ” Fair to Good” condition – a little icy on the corners
Snow Cover: (12″ – 15″) inches of
Written by ironcountylodging on January 3, 2017
If you live in Iron County you have been here, and if you are just coming to visit Iron County you have to go here. The Ottawa National Forest consists of almost one million acres! This forest is filled with breathtaking scenery and wildlife, including Black Bear, Whitetail Deer, Eagles, Loons, Grey Wolves, Ruffled Grouse, and Wild Turkey. The Ottawa National Forest was first established in the early 1930’s, and by the mid 1930’s it reached it maximum size of
Written by ironcountylodging on December 27, 2016
The 2017 IronLine Sled Dog Race will take place on January 27-28, 2017. The Ironline Sled Dog Race is an amazing event to head out and watch. Seeing the Mushers and Dogs getting ready for the race and cheer them out on the course brings smiles to everyone around. For a full description of what the race is all about I have taken information from their website at www.theironline.com! “The IronLine Sled Dog Race is now in its fifth year
Written by ironcountylodging on December 20, 2016
The Holiday Season has arrived and families from all over are flocking to Iron County for the beautiful scenery, the genuine UP hospitality, and the multiple different adventures that are at your fingertips! Iron County boasts more than 260 miles of extensively groomed and well-marked snowmobile trails, drawing riders from throughout the region and beyond to enjoy scenic journeys that are a trademark of trails here. The wide-open trails traverse abandoned railroad beds, weave through varied wooded terrain and cross
Written by ironcountylodging on December 13, 2016
Trudging through the snow can be quite difficult in the Upper Peninsula, that is if you’re only on foot and not taking advantage of some other ways to travel in the the winter time. Cross country skiing and snowshoeing can be a helpful and entertaining way to stay on top of the snow. Often seen as a sport or form of exercise, snowshoes and skis were once a form of winter transportation before the luxury of snowmobiles and four wheel