Norway, Michigan: Lodging, Businesses, Attractions, & Recreation
Norway, Michigan is a small town on Highway US-2 in the South Central Upper Peninsula of Michigan
New Listing: Days Inn Iron Mountain, Newly renovated Inn has 45 rooms with Cable TV and Complimentary Day Break Breakfast. Free High Speed Wireless Internet. Heated Indoor Pool and Spa. Exercise facility. Guest Laundry. Large parking lot. Pets welcome. Located on the south side of Iron Mountain at 2001 S. Stephenson Ave. (US-2 & US-141), Iron Mountain, MI 49801. Phone: 906-774-2181
Food and Beverages
PASTY OVEN Pasty Shop is located at W-7270 Highway U.S.2, near the stoplight in Quinnesec Michigan, just 4 miles west of Norway, MI. Phone: 906-776-0990 or toll free 800-753-5257. Eat in our dining area or pick up some delicious pasties for lunch or dinner. We also serve soup, delicious sandwiches, and a Friday Fish Fry. The Pasty Oven offers mail order so you can enjoy a taste of the Upper Peninsula in your own home. Baked fresh every day at our USDA inspected plant in Florence, we offer a variety of pasties including the traditional pasty, breakfast pasty, chicken pasty, vegetable pasty, and mini pastys . . . . great for appetizers or a party. Pasties can be purchased hot and fresh, half-baked, frozen or by mail order. Gift Certificates available.
Threefold Vine Winery has relocated to Menominee County in the southern Upper Peninsula. Wine made from grapes grown in the Upper Peninsula? Yes, right at the Threefold Vine Winery in Stephenson, Michigan. Our Tasting Room at the Winery offers grape (from our vineyard) apple, honey, and various fruit wines. The Green family invites you to visit our winery, see how the wine is produced, and sample our exciting new wines. The Winery and Tasting Room is located in the historic bank building at S232 Menominee Street, Stephenson, MI 49887, one block west of Highway US-41. Phone: 906-753-6000
Businesses, Recreation, and Services
BJORKMAN'S Sleigh Rides, Saddle Horse Trail Rides, Stagecoach and Covered Wagon Trips. W5994 Chapman Rd., off Hwy 8, Niagara, Wl. Phone: 715-251-4408. Just a few miles south of Norway. Choice of scenic trips: 1 hour, 4 hours, overnight or several days. Horseback riding and lessons. Ride in a real stage coach through the woods or take a group out in the covered wagon for a picnic down by the river. Open year round, available for special events. Fun trips for the entire family.
DOWNTOWN SEW & VAC carries Lindhaus, Simplicity, and Sebo vacuum cleaners; the Big Green Egg cooker & accessories; Simplicity sewing machines, thread, and notions; air purifiers; heaters; plus many other products to make your life easier. Stop by and check out our products for your home. Downtown Sew & Vac, 224 E. Hughitt Street, Iron Mountain, MI 49801. Phone: 906-774-8931
FAMILY FUN PARK in Escanaba is a wonderful spot for the whole family to try our fun activities. Drive a Go-Kart on our banked track or cool off on a Kamikaze Bumper Boat ride in our pool. We offer Adventure Golf with waterfalls and other hazards, Batting Cages for batting practice in a netted area with pitching machines, and Bank-Shot Basketball. Lots of fun for everyone. Open at noon during the summer months. Located just 2 blocks from Highways US-2 & US-41. Family Fun Park, 2929 3rd Ave. North, Escanaba, MI 49829. Phone: (906) 789-9386
FUMEE NATURAL RECREATION AREA for hiking, biking, photography, bird watching, cross-country skiing, & snowshoeing. Take US-2 west to Upper Pine Creek Road. Take right onto Upper Pine Creek Road and travel about one mile. Turn left to the parking lot.
New Listing: George Potvin Knife Maker and Blacksmith, located at Ten Mile Creek Forge, Pottery, Lighting, and Irish/Celtic Gift Shop in Bark River, Michigan, offers completely handmade hunting knives with sheaths. George creates several patterns of Damascus, also utilizing titanium and other high carbon steel for blades. Classes, custom work, hand-scrimshaw, repairs and sharpening available. The Gift Shop offers a surprising array of creative and beautiful gifts, many created by 30 juried local artists and some from around the world. Choose from pottery, paintings, photography, stone lampshades, jewelry, glass items, local jams and maple syrup, plus much MORE. You will be pleasantly surprised visiting this very unique and beautiful Upper Peninsula Gallery and Shop! Ten Mile Creek Forge and Gift Shop, 1691 17th Road, Bark River, MI 49807. Phone: 906 466-2276
The MARKELL COMPANY: Roofing: Commercial & Residential; Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication; Commercial Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning; Commercial Kitchen Hoods; Dust and Fume Exhaust Systems; and Brick Restoration & Waterproofing for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Northern Wisconsin at The Markell Company, 1227 S. Milwaukee Avenue, Iron Mountain, MI. Phone (906) 774-0240 or Toll Free: 1-888-799-0240.
Northwood Wilderness Outfitters Store and River Trips. Your Outfitting Headquarters for Outdoor Adventures in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Northern Wisconsin, Menominee River Country. Guided and self-guided river trips and fishing adventures. Canoes & kayaks (sales & rentals), traditional archery supplies, fly fishing equipment, snowshoes, and other outdoor gear available in the Outfitters Store. Shuttle service available. Two-bedroom rental cabin. N-4088 Pine Mountain Road, (Corner US-2 and Pine Mountain Road), Iron Mountain, MI 40801. Phone: 906-774-9009 or 800-530-8859.
NORWAY LIBRARY, 629 Section Street, Norway, Mi 49870. Phone: 906-560-8617
PAINTING CONTRACTOR Randy Duval Painting & Decorating. Over 35 years of service in the area. See Randy for all your painting and decorating needs. Wallpaper, Refurbrishing Paneling, Woodgraining on Metal Doors, Deck Maintanence, Window Trim and Sills, Cabinets, Staining, Color Varnishing, & Power Washing. Licensed & Insured. Duval Painting, N-4849 Harding Park Drive, Iron Mountain, MI 49801. Phone: 906-774-2812
PIER'S GORGE, located 2 miles south of Norway on Highway 8, is a Class IV-V rapids on the Menominee River. Hiking trail. Whitewater Rafting at Kosirs, Northwoods Adventures, Thorntons, and Wildman Ranch
New Listing: RAFTING at Piers Gorge and the Sturgeon River with Northwoods Adventures in Iron Mountain, Michigan. Located at the corner of M-95 & US-2 on the north side of Iron Mountain, Northwoods Adventures offers several rafting trips daily. Experienced rafting guides. All equipment provided. Call to schedule a thrilling ride down these exciting rapids. Northwoods Adventures Rafting Outfitter, N4017 US Highway 2, Iron Mountain, MI 40901. Phone: 906-563-5450
RAINBOW'S END ALPACA FARM and Yarn Shop M is located in Norway, MI in the south central Upper Peninsula. Stop by and take a tour of the Alpaca Farm and see these interesting animals. Fun for the whole family. Rainbow Gifts offers items created with alpaca fleece as well as a large selection of yarn, needles, and patterns. Supplies for knitting, crocheting, and spinning. A great spot for a special event. Alpacas for sale. Rainbow's End Alpacas, W6139 US 2, Norway, MI 49870 Phone: 906-563-7034
STRAWBERRY LAKE PARK offers a walking trail and fishing piers. Ice rink in the winter. KNIGHTS KINGDOM PLAY AREA for the kids is just east of the park entrance. Take Main street west under the railroad overpass and turn right at the next corner.
DICKINSON COUNTY FAIR. Labor Day Weekend at the Norway Fairgrounds, 1 mile south of Norway on Highway 8.
MUSEUM: Jake Menghini Historical Museum, just west of Norway on US-2 before the Railroad overpass. 105 Odill Road. Open May 30th through Labor Day and Monday, Wednesday, & Friday during September. Small admission charge. 906-563-5586
NORWAY SPEEDWAY oval track racing on Fridays from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
NORWAY SPRING is a Michigan Historic Site is located just west of Norway on US-2. This is a very popular artesian well. Stop by for a drink of this crystal clear water and fill your water bottles.
Lodging in the Iron Mountain and Kingsford area in Dickinson County MI.
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