The Businesses of the Keweenaw Peninsula, MI
Lodging: Cabins, Cottages, Hotels,
Vacation Homes, B&Bs, Art Galleries, Gift Shops,
Snowmobile and ATV Rentals, Real Estate, and Other
Ahmeek: Five Mile
Point (north of Houghton and Hancock)
- Sand Hills
Lighthouse Inn Bed & Breakfast, Five Mile
Point Road, Ahmeek, MI (906-337-1744) on Lake Superior. 8
rooms with bath, furnished in Victorian style, fireplace
in lounge, great views from the lighthouse tower. See an
original fresnel lens and nautical lighthouse artifacts.
Lighthouse tour daily. Sand Hills is the largest
lighthouse built on the Great Lakes.
- Sunset Bay RV
Resort, Campground, and Cabins on the shores
of Lake Superior, 7 miles north of Ahmeek on Five Mile
Point Road or 7 miles south of Eagle River, MI in the
Keweenaw Peninsula. 40 sites with electric & water
hook-ups, bath houses, laundry, ice, and a dump station.
Three rental log cabins with one or two bedrooms,
fireplaces and full kitchens. 2701 Sunset Bay Beach Road.
Ahmeek, MI 49901. Open June 1st to September 30th. Phone:
906-337-2494 (summer): 941-232-4832 (winter).
Baraga and L'Anse:
(at the entrance to the
Paw & Eagle View Vacation Cottages
on Lake Superior,
15 miles northeast of L'Anse, MI on Pt. Abbaye. Each
cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a gas
fireplace, satellite TV, and a complete kitchen with a
dishwasher and washer & dryer. 6 person hot tub and
sauna. 150' of Lake Superior beach and an awesome view.
Easy trail access. A6790W & A6785W Ravenswood,
L'Anse, MI 49946. Phone: 920-488-2031
Bete Grise and Lac La
- Mount Bohemia Lodging at Mount Bohemia All Inclusive Adventure Resort. Stay at the base of the mountain in one of our trailside cabins or yurts. Sleeps from 4 to 10 people. Activity Building offers couches, fireplace, cable TV, wireless internet, and a small cooking area. Wonderful hiking trails on the mountain offer a spectacular view of the Keweenaw Peninsula and Lake Superior. Near Lac La Bell public Marina and the Lake Superior beach. Mountain bikes, kayaks, and fishing boats included. A wonderful way to enjoy this beautiful peninsula. Lac La Belle Road, Lac La Belle, Michigan. Call for reservations at 231-420-5405.
- Lac La Belle
Lodge on the shores of Lac La Belle, only 15
miles from Copper Harbor. Closest lodging to Mt. Bohemia.
4 cabins, four-bedroom vacation home with 2 baths, and
two apartments in the lodge facing the lake. Convenience
store and gas. Snowmobile, boat and motor rental. Water
access to Lake Superior. Phone: (906) 289-4293. Pets
- New Listing: Wilderness Resort in Lac La Belle offers three year round newly renovated lodgings with a nice view of Lac La Belle. We offer a 2-bedroom cabin and a duplex with two units. Unit A has 2 bedrooms and Unit B has one bedroom. Unit A and B can be combined for larger groups. Snowmobile trail #132 is outside the front door and there is expert downhill skiing at Mt. Bohemia. Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing nearby. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Keweenaw Peninsula and outstanding outdoor recreation at the Wilderness Resort. Phone: 906-369-5369
(11 miles north of
Houghton & Hancock)
- AmericInn Lodge and Suites Calumet is located 11 miles north of Houghton/Hancock and one block west of Highway US-41 in the Keweenaw Peninsula. The AmericInn of Calumet features comfortable guest rooms and suites, Free high-speed internet, and an indoor salt-water pool, hot tub, and sauna. Complimentary hot AmericInn Perk breakfast. Within walking distance to historic sites and downtown Calumet for shopping and restaurants. Pets Welcome. Easy snowmobile and ATV trail access. Near Swede Town cross-country ski trails. AmericInn of Calumet. 56925 South 6th Street. Calumet, Mi 49913. Front Desk: 906-337-6463
- North Shore
Cottage, Tamarack Waterworks Road, Calumet, MI
49913. Phone 906-337-3127. Located 3.5 miles from Calumet
on the shores of Lake Superior. Housekeeping cottage with
extra amenities sleeps up to 6. Open year round. Trout
stream runs along side of cottage.
- Trailside Lodge is located on Highway US-41, on the north side of Calumet, MI. The lodge offers 28 newly renovated rooms with cable TV, microwave, fridge, coffee makers, and Wi-Fi. At door parking with large parking lot for your vehicles. On the ATV and Snowmobile Trails with ATV/UTV and Snowmobile rentals at the office. Wonderful riding in the beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula. Close to restaurants, shopping, and the many attractions in the Keweenaw National Historic Park. Pets Welcome. Trailside Lodge, 57900 US-41, Calumet, MI 49913. Phone: (906) 337-9905
(9 miles south of
- Kemp's Four Season
Log Home Rental, 40551 N. Upper Pike River
Road, Chassell, MI 49916. Phone: 906-483-0334. The
Country House is located 11 miles south of Houghton in
the Keweenaw Peninsula. Beautiful smoke free log home
sleeps 9, whirlpool, fireplace, air conditioning, snack
bar, dining room, great room, access to the snowmobile
Lake House, 42702N Lakeshore Drive, Chassell,
MiI49916. Phone: 906-482-0562. Lakeside cottage on
Chassell Bay with 3 bedrooms. Complete kitchen. Cable TV.
Great view of the lake. Swimming, fishing, and boat dock.
Daily or weekly rentals. Great ice fishing. Near cross-
country ski and snowmobile trails. 9 miles south of
- New Listing: Northwoods Resort and Vacation Apartments on Portage Lake, 3 miles north of Chassell in the Keweenaw Peninsula. Wonderful sand bottom beach is ideal for swimming and shallow for the children. Large dock and sundeck. Great fishing! 10 Summer rental units and one unit available for winter rentals. Wi-Fi. Cable TV. Pets Welcome. Northwoods Resort, 45190 US Highway 41, Chassell, MI 49916. Phone: 906-487-6191
Copper Harbor and
Lac La Belle:
Lodge-Lakeside Cabins, M-26, Lakeshore Drive,
Eagle Harbor MI, 49950 (906-289-4294) On Highway M-26
between Eagle Harbor (10 miles) and Copper Harbor (3
miles). 8 Cabins on Lake Superior, one, two and three
bedrooms, one log cabin with fireplace. Open year round.
All cabins have a view of Lake Superior.
- Lac La Belle
Lodge & Restaurant on the shores of Lac La Belle, only 15
miles from Copper Harbor. Closest lodging to Mt. Bohemia.
6 one & two bedroom cabins and a 4-bedroom vacation
home with 2 baths that sleeps large groups of 10 or more.
Convenience store and gas. Boat and motor
rental. Water access to Lake Superior. Beer Belly Bar
& Grill. Phone: (906) 289-4293
- Mount Bohemia All Inclusive Adventure Resort: Lodging in a Trailside Cabin at the base of the mountain, 3 meals, and all equipment supplied for one low price. Guided Kayak and Hiking Excursions, Sea Kayaks, Fishing Kayaks, Paddle Boards, and Mountain Bikes included. Activity Building. Wonderful trails on the mountain offer a spectacular view of the Keweenaw Peninsula and Lake Superior. Near the sandy Lake Superior beach. A wonderful way to enjoy this beautiful peninsula during the warm weather months. Lac La Belle Road, Lac La Belle, Michigan. Call for reservations at 231-420-5405.
- Wilderness Resort in Lac La Belle offers three year round newly renovated lodgings with a nice view of Lac La Belle. We offer a 2-bedroom cabin and a duplex with two units. Unit A has 3 bedrooms and Unit B has one bedroom. Unit A and B can be combined for larger groups. Snowmobile trail #132 is outside the front door and there is expert downhill skiing at Mt. Bohemia. Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing nearby. Enjoy the natural beauty of the Keweenaw Peninsula and outstanding outdoor recreation at the Wilderness Resort. Phone: 906-369-5369
Eagle Harbor, MI
Shoreline Resort, located on the shores of Lake Superior in Eagle Harbor, offers a 8 unit Motel, a 2-bedroom cabin, and a 3-bedroom apartment. All accommodations have a wonderful view of Lake Superior. Wi-Fi. Cable TV. Sandy beach. Canoe, kayaks, and a paddle boat available. Pets Welcome. Shoreline Resort, 122 Front Street, Eagle Harbor, MI 49950. Phone: 906-289-4441
Houghton, Hancock, Dollar
Bay, and Lake Linden, MI
Click Here for Lodging in
Shore Log Cabin on Portage
Lake is located 9
miles west of Houghton on the west end of Portage Lake.
Two bedrooms with a sleeper sofa in the living area, a
wood-burning fieldstone fireplace, and a complete
kitchen. Enclosed screened porch and wrap around deck.
Sauna building with set of bunk beds. Sandy swimming area
with dock. Great fishing and only 5 minutes by boat to
Lake Superior. Pets Welcome. Seasonal: May through
November.. 17779 Bay Shore Road, Houghton, MI 49931 Phone:
- Copper Crown Motel, a Magnuson Hotel, 235 Hancock St., Hancock,
MI 49930. Phone 906-482-6111 or 1-800-528-1234 for
reservations. 46 spacious rooms with indoor pool,
whirlpool, & sauna. Wireless internet acces.
Continental breakfast. Pet designated rooms. Large
parking lot for trailers. Snowmobile from the parking
- Cozy Cabin on
Portage Lake is a 3-bedroom log cabin with a
loft. Open concept living area and a complete kitchen
with a dishwasher. Laundry room. Located 7 miles east of
Hancock, the cabin is convenient to events at Michigan
Tech and Finlandia University as well as shopping,
sightseeing, and enjoying the history of the Copper
Country. Easy trail access to snowmobile and ATV trails.
Nice shoreline on Portage Lake with a dock for sunning or
relaxing. Bring your boat for fishing or water fun. Cozy
Cabin, Dollar Bay, MI
49922. Phone: 248-624-1770.
Recreation Snowmobile Rental, 18006 Erickson Drive,
Atlantic Mine, MI 49905. Phone (906) 482-6227 or (800)
858-869. Located on Highway M-26 just outside of Houghton
with direct access to all of the local trails. Renting one-person and
two-person sleds. Call for reservations. Serving
Houghton, Hancock, the Keweenaw Peninsula and surrounding
- Kemp's Portage
Lake Log Home, the Lake House Vacation Rental,
is a newly constructed log home with 4 bedrooms and 3
bathrooms on Portage Lake. The home is built into the
hillside, so both levels have a wonderful view of Portage
Lake. The main level has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and a
living area with a vaulted ceiling and a flat screen TV.
There is a complete kitchen with a dishwasher and a
laundry room on both the main level and the walkout lower
level. The Lower Level has 2 bedrooms and can be rented
separately or you can rent the entire home. Located 5
miles east of Hancock next to Sandy Bottom Beach and boat
launch. On the snowmobile and ATV trails. Kemp's Lake
House, 47880 Lower Point Mills Road, Hancock, MI 49930.
Phone: 906 483-0334.
- New Listing: Northwoods Resort and Vacation Apartments on Portage Lake 5 miles south of Houghton in the Keweenaw Peninsula. Wonderful sand bottom beach is ideal for swimming and shallow for the children. Large dock and sundeck. Great fishing! 10 Summer rental units and one unit available for winter rentals. Wi-Fi. Cable TV. Pets Welcome. Northwoods Resort, 45190 US Highway 41, Chassell, MI 49916. Phone: 906-487-6191
- Ramada Inn
Waterfront and Upper Deck, 99 Navy St.,
Hancock, MI 49930. (906) 482-8400 (phone) or 906)482-8403
(fax). 51 rooms, free continental breakfast, Jacuzzi
rooms available, pool, whirlpool and sauna. Remote
control cable TV. Upper Deck Restaurant and Lounge serves
lunch and dinner. Free wireless internet in every room.
Near Michigan Tech University and Finlandia University.
On Portage Lake. On the snowmobile trail.
- Super 8
Motel of Houghton, 1200 E. Lakeshore Drive, Houghton MI
49931. Phone 906-482-2240. 85 rooms. Free Super Start Breakfast, indoor heated pool, whirlpool, and sauna. Remote
Cable TV. Free Wireless Internet throughout the Super 8. On Portage Lake. Boat docks and fishing
piers. 2 blocks from MTU. On the snowmobile trail. Cross
House, 200 Reservation Street, Hancock, MI
49930. Phone: 906-482-0562. Two bedroom first floor
turn-of-the-century rental vacation home overlooking the
Portage Canal and the Portage Lift Bridge. Full kitchen
with microwave and coffee maker. Near snowmobile trails,
MTU, Finlandia University, downhill, and cross country
skiing. Weekly Rental or 3 day minimum. (new photos)
By the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State
Pelke and Tapiola:
(between Baraga and Chassell near Highway
- Filpus Log
Cabins, HC 1, Box 179, Pelkie MI 49958. Phone
906-334-2639. 2 log cabins on Otter Lake near the
Sturgeon River headwaters. Cabin 1 sleeps 5+, Cabin 2
sleeps 6. Sauna. Each cabin has private dock and boat.
Great for fishing, hunting, snowmobling. On the trail. 30
miles south of Houghton.
South Range: (5
miles south of Houghton on M-26)
Refuge Cabins, 101 Wildlife Lane, P.O. Box
508, South Range, MI 49963. Call 906-482-1001 or
888-510-1001. Six fully furnished new housekeeping
cabins, 3 cabins sleep 1-6, 2 cabins sleep up to 10, and
1 is handicap accessible. Fireplaces, sauna, TV, VCR, on
the Bill Nicholls Trail. Rental snowmobiles and ATV's
delivered to your cabin. 5 miles south of Houghton on
M-26, within walking distance of taverns, restaurants and supplies.
(Toivola) 25 miles south of Houghton on M-26.
- Hallmark Hut is located in Twin Lakes, 26 miles south of Houghton by the Bill Nicholls ATV, snowmobile, and mountain biking trail with easy trail access. Newly opened, the Hallmark Hut is fully furnished with new appliances, flat screen satellite TV, and Wi-Fi. Across from Lake Roland for swimming, fishing, and boating. Golfing nearby. Hallmark Hut, 32913 N. Parkside Drive, Twin Lakes, (Toivola) MI 49965. Phone: 906-288-3100
- Krupps All Season
Resort, 32170 Emily Lake Road - Twin Lakes,
Toivola MI 49965. 906-288-3404. Weekly & Nightly
Rates for Modern 1,2, &3 bedroom Lakefront Cabins on
beautiful Twin Lakes! Sleep from 1 to 8 people.
Campground. Reasonable Rates. Located 23 Miles South of
Houghton Michigan on M-26. Highest snowfall area in the
midwest. 390" average.
- Twin Lakes
Resort, 32970 N. Parkside Drive, Twin
Lakes,Toivola, MI 49965. (906) 288-3666. Midway between
Houghton and Ontonagon in the Keweenaw Peninsula of
Michigan. Quiet and comfortable lakefront vacation
cottages, fully equipped, 2 and 3 Bedrooms, suitable for
2-7 people. Monthly rentals available. Open late-May thru
Sunset Bay RV
Resort, Campground, and Cabins on the shores of
Lake Superior, 7 miles north of Ahmeek on Five Mile Point
Road or 7 miles south of Eagle River, MI in the Keweenaw
Peninsula. 40 sites with electric & water hook-ups, bath
houses, laundry, ice, and a dump station. Three rental log
cabins with one or two bedrooms, fireplaces and full
kitchens. 2701 Sunset Bay Beach Road. Ahmeek, MI 49901. Open
June 1st to September 30th. Phone: 906-337-2494 (summer)
There are five Michigan State
Parks in the Keweenaw Peninsula offering modern camground
facilities. Baraga State Park across from Keweenaw Bay;
State Historic State Park
on Lake Fanny Hooe in Copper Harbor; F.J. McLain State Park
10 miles NW of Hancock on Lake Superior;
Mountains Wilderness State Park 15 miles west of
Ontonagon; and Twin Lakes State Park on Lake Roland, 23
miles SW of Houghton on M-26 with swimming beach and boat
FOOD - RESTAURANTS - PASTIES- JAM & JELLIES - FRESH FISH
Market on Quincy Hill in Hancock MI offers fresh
and smoked fish available year round that may be shipped
anywhere in the United States. Call for shipping or stop at
our market. We fish Lake Superior almost every day.
Peterson's offers fresh salmon, trout, and whitefish and
smoked salmon, herring, and trout. Four Sons Fish &
Chips concession stand open from May through September.
Supplier to the major restaurants in the area. Peterson's
Fish Market, 49813 US Hwy 141, P.O. Box 535, Hancock, MI
49930. Phone 906-482-2343.
Ramada Inn Upper Deck
Restaurant and Lounge, 99 Navy St., Hancock, MI
49930. Phone: (906) 482-8400 Overlooking the Portage
Waterway. Serving lunch and dinner daily.
Spoon, PO Box 391, US 41, Mohawk, MI, 49950.
(906)337-2435. Handmade Natural Preserves, Naturally Grown
Produce, Baked Goods and a variety of home made jam and
jelly. Stop in our shop, purchase by mail order, or use our
online shopping cart. We feature the wild Thimbleberry Jam,
a specialty of the the Upper Peninsula.
BUSINESSES, RECREATION, & REAL
Caledonia Native Copper Mine Rock and Mineral Collecting near Ontonagon, Michigan for the rock collector or geologist. Collect samples of copper, silver, datolite, calcite, epodote, quartz, as well as a range of micro-minerals. Our knowledgeable staff will help with techniques and identification of finds in your private ore pile. Advanced reservation only Evergreen Explorations. Phone: 517-518-4742
Copper and Ore
samples available at Red Metal Minerals, 202
Ontonagon Street, Ontonagon, MI 49953. Phone 906-884-6618.
specimens and ores. Packages of rocks, minerals and fossils
available. Books about copper mining.
Keweenaw Adventure Company in Copper Harbor has just what you need for a fun time in this outstanding area of the Keweenaw Peninsula. We offer Sea Kayak, Canoe, and Mountain Bike Rentals, Outfitting, Guided Biking, Hiking, and Kayak Tours, and Shuttle Service. Copper Harbor has a world class mountain bike trail system as well as the exciting waters of Lake Superior for sea kayaking, including trips to Isle Royale. Keweenaw Adventure Company, 155 Gratiot Street (U.S. 41), Copper Harbor, MI. 49918. Phone: 906-289-4303
Kemps Rod and Restoration,
Inc., Project Division. 47889 Lower Point Mills
Road, Hancock, MI 49930. Phone: (906) 482-5656 Fax: (906)
776-9046. Street Rods, Concours Quality Restorations and
Concept Cars. See our just completed streetrod project, a
1935 Plymouth, runner up for the Riddler Award. Kemps can
build your car from a concept or start with an original car.
We can meet all your fabrication and paint needs.
Major Art Studio and Gallery: John Spivey, Artist. Visit this interesting art studio on Highway M-26, between Eagle Harbor and Copper Harbor in the Keweenaw Peninsula. John uses a variety of mediums to create his fine works of art including oil painting, charcoal, graphite, sculpture, and photography. John’s Major Art Studio and Gallery is located at Eagle Lodge and Lakeside Cabins on the shore of Lake Superior. Open daily. 13051 M-26 (Lake Shore Drive), Eagle Harbor, MI 49950. Phone: 906-289-4294.
Northern Michigan Land Brokers in Houghton, MI features homes, commercial property, recreational land, waterfront property (including Lake Superior) and vacant land in Keweenaw, Houghton, Baraga, and Ontonagon counties in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Visit our website or stop by and see some of the exciting property we offer in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Northern Michigan Land Brokers 405 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI 49930 Phone: 906-523-5575.
Quincy Mine Guided Underground and Surface Tours of the Historic Quincy Copper Mine, part of the Keweenaw National Historic Park. Tours of the Quincy Mine Site include a Surface Only Tour, Surface Tour with Tram Ride, and the Full tour that includes a trip into the 7th level of the mine. Our knowledgeable guides will take you back to the time when Copper was King. The Gift Shop is filled with books, rocks & minerals, shirts, and a wide variety of interesting items. The grounds are open to the public free of charge so stop by and visit this historic mine site. Quincy Mine Hoist Association, 49750 US Highway 41, Hancock MI 49930. Phone: 906-482-3101
Sand Point Charters in the Keweenaw Peninsula offers Charter Fishing, Lighthouse Cruises, and Scenic Tours on Lake Superior. Boats leave from Lac La Belle, 40 miles north of Houghton/Hancock for a wonderful day or ½ day on the water. Fish for Lake Trout, Salmon, and a variety of fish, view the offshore lighthouses, or take a relaxing cruise along the beautiful shoreline of the Keweenaw Peninsula. Captain Brain Helminen has over 35 years of boating and fishing experience and the boats are DNR inspected and approved and equipped with essential fishing equipment and USCG approved safety gear. Phone 906-370-2257.
Wide Real Estate of Houghton brings people and
places together. Our focus is selling vacant land,
homes, and businesses in Houghton, MI and the surrounding
area including Houghton, Baraga, Keweenaw, and Ontonagon
Counties. Give us a call if you are interested in
buying or selling residential properties, waterfront, vacant
lands, commercial properties, and multi-family properties in
the Houghton-Hancock area of the Upper Peninsula. Call or
stop by our office at 500 Shelden Ave., Houghton, MI 49931.
Phone: (906)482-6955 or (800)676-6323. Open: Monday-Friday
8:00am - 6:00 pm, Saturday, 10 am to 3 pm.
Pontoons, & Personal Watercraft: Sales, Service, and
Snowmobile, ATV, & WaveRunner Rentals is
located 10 miles north of Houghton and Hancock. Snowmobile
rentals include Castle brand jackets & bibs and HJC
helmets with frost-free hot shields. Sled rental is for a
23-hour day so sleds can be kept overnight. Delivery
available to Houghton/Hancock and surrounding area. We are
located at tje Trailside Lodge in on the north side of Calumet. Ride from the shop door. Copper Country Rental at the Trailside Lodge..57900 US-41, Calumet, MI 49913. Phone: (906) 337-9905 for
Recreation Snowmobile Rental, 40 Second Street, South Range, MI 49963. Phone (906) 482-6227 or
(800) 858-869. Located on Highway M-26 just outside of
Houghton with direct access to all of the local trails.
Sales and Service. Renting one-person and
two-person sleds. Call for reservations. Serving Houghton,
Hancock, the Keweenaw Peninsula and surrounding
Houghton PowerSports is your headquarters for new and pre-owned boats, outboard motors, off-road Vehicles, snowmobiles, and trailers. We carry several lines and offer certified service, parts, and accessories. We have a large rental fleet for year round fun. Houghton Power Sports rents Snowmobiles, ATV's. UTV's Jet Skis, Fishing Boats, Pontoon Boats, and Trailers. Call to reserve your boat, off-road vehicle, or snowmobile. Phone: 906-483-4831 or Toll Free: 888-531.0779. Houghton Power sports is located just west of Highway 26 at 1550 Brickyard Lane, Houghton MI 49931
M & M PowerSports
in Hancock offers Sales, Service, Gear, and
Rentals. Authorized dealer for Yahama, Arctic Cat, Suzuki
ATV's & Motorcycles, Polar Craft Boats, Sweetwater
Pontoons, Kymcousa Scooters, Porta Dock, and Porta Lifts.
Winter snowmobile Rentals of 2011Arctic Cat single
person sleds. Summer rentals of
Pontoon Boats. Located just west of the Lift Bridge at 90
Navy Street, Hancock, MI 49930. Phone: 906-482-9990 to
reserve your sled.
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