Outdoor Recreation

The Western U.P. offers unparalled beauty and outdoor recreation.  Enjoy the relaxing beauty and pristine waterfalls and national forests of our area.  Hike in the Porcupine Mountains or along the North Country trail. Kayak Lake Superior and the Sylvania Wilderness.  Cast a line in Lake Gogebic or take an adventure ride to the top of Copper Peak.  Explore miles of scenic mountain bike trails through the Ottawa National Forest.

In the winter, glide down over 125 trails at our four areas ski resorts. Ride thousands of miles of groomed snowmobile trails. Adventure out into our wilderness on cross-country skis or snowshoes. The Western U.P. averages 17 feet of snowfall each season, living up to it's "Big Snow Country" reputation.  Come and Explore Michigan's Trailhead.  Adventure Awaits.