Houghton County

Houghton County

Mont Ripley welcomes all snow enthusiasts. The ski area is owned by Michigan Technological University and sits in the middle of the cities of Houghton and Hancock.

Winter Carnival is February 8–11, 2017.

Santa Train in Lake Linden Michigan on Saturday Dec 3, 2016. Visit with Santa and ride the Steam engine with his elves. -
Santa arrives on the Santa Train at 1PM.

The City of Hancock, founded in the 1850's by early copper explorers, is a progressive and welcoming City of 4,600 residents on the North shore of Portage Lake, and is the northernmost City in Mich

FAIR DATES: August 24 to 27, 2017(The fair opens at 3 p.m. Thursday and closes at 5 p.m.

Sand Point Charters offers fishing charters and sightseeing tours in the most pristine lake within the Great Lakes Region.