Lodging on the Snowmobile Trail
Houghton County, Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Many Lodgings are also on the ATV Trails 

Houghton County includes the towns of Calumet, Chassell, Hancock, Houghton, Pelkie, South Range, and Twin Lakes in the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan 

Calumet & Laurium, MI

  • New Listing: 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.
  • 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

Chassell, MI (Chassell-Painesdale Trail closed. Chassell to Baraga Trail is open. Chassell to Houghton Railroad Grade Trail is open

  • Kemp's Four Season Log Home Rental, 40551 N. Upper Pike River Road, Chassell, MI 49916. Phone 906-483-0334. Located 11 miles south of Houghton. Smoke-free Log home sleeps 9, whirlpool, fireplace, snack bar, dining room, great room. Trail access.
  • The Lake House, 42702N Lakeshore Drive, Chassell, MiI49916. Phone: 906-482-0562. Lakeside cottage on Chassell Bay with 3 bedrooms. Sleeps up to 10. Complete kitchen. Cable TV. Great view of the lake. Swimming, fishing, and boat dock. Daily or weekly rentals. (2-day minimum in winter). Great ice fishing. Near cross- country ski and snowmobile trails. 9 miles south of Houghton.

Hancock, Houghton, & Dollar Bay, MI

  • Copper Crown Magnusen Motel, 235 Hancock St., Hancock, MI 49930. Phone 906-482-6111 or1-800-528-1234 for reservations. 46 spacious motel rooms with indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, and complimentary continental breakfast. Wireless internet access. Large lot for trailer parking. On the snowmobile trail.
  • 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.
  • 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. 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 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! Summer rental units and one unit available for winter rentals. Wi-Fi. Cable TV. Pets Welcome. On the Chassell-Houghton Trail. Northwoods Resort, 45190 US Highway 41, Chassell, MI 49916. Phone: 906-487-6191
  • Ramada Inn Waterfront Motel and Upper Deck Restaurant, 99 Navy St., Hancock, MI 49930. (906) 482-8400 (phone) . 51 rooms, free continental breakfast, Jacuzzi rooms available, pool, whirlpool and sauna. Cable TV. wireless internet access. Restaurant and Lounge serves lunch and dinner. On Portage Lake. On the trail with plenty of parking for trailers.
  • Super 8 Motel of Houghton, 1200 E. Lakeshore Drive, Houghton MI 49931. Phone 906-482-2240. 86 room motel, continental breakfast, indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. Wireless internet access. Remote cable TV with HBO and Disney. On Portage Lake.
  • Victorian Rental House, 200 Reservation Street, Hancock, MI 49930. Phone: 906-482-0562. Two bedroom first floor turn-of-the-century rental home overlooking the Portage Canal and the Lift Bridge. Full kitchen with microwave and coffee maker.

Pelkie, MI

  • 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. Great for snowmobling. 30 miles south of Houghton.

South Range, MI

  • Wildlife Refuge Cabins, 101 Wildlife Lane, 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 cabin handicap accessible. Fireplaces, sauna, TV, VCR, on the Bill Nicholls Trail. 5 miles south of Houghton on M-26. Snowmobile rentals available.

Twin Lakes , MI (Toivola) 25 miles south of Houghton by the Bill Nicholls Trail

  • New Listing: Hallmark Hut is located in Twin Lakes, 26 miles south of Houghton by the Bill Nicholls ATV, snowmobile, and mountain bike trail with easy trail access. Newly opened, the Hallmark Hut is fully furnished with new appliances, flat screen satellite TV, and Wi-Fi.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 cabins on beautiful Twin Lakes! Sleep from 1 to 8 people. Reasonable Rates. Located 23 Miles South of Houghton Michigan on M-26. On the Bill Nicholls Trail

Food. . . Gas. . . Convenience Stores on the trail

Krupp's Mini Mart - Food, Gas, and Parts. Highway M-26, Twin Lakes, MI.

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.

Snowmobile and ATV Rental

  • Copper Country Rentals 10 miles north of Houghton and Hancock, rents snowmobiles, ATV's, and WaveRunners for summer fun. 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 the Trailside Lodge on the north side of Calumet. On the trails so you can ride from the shop door. Copper Country Rental at the TRailside Lodge, 57900 US-41, Calumet, MI 49913. Call 906-337-9905 for reservations.
  • Dan's Recreation Snowmobile Rental, 40 Second Street, South Range, MI 49963. Phone (906) 482-6227 or (800) 858-869. Located on Highway M-26 just south of Houghton with direct access to all of the local trails. Renting one-person and two-person sleds. Call for reservations.
  • 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 2008-2009 Arctic Cat single person sleds and Yahama Phaser 2-up 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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