Things To Do

Things To Do in the Keweenaw Peninsula

The Keweenaw offers unlimited year-round opportunities for those who crave the outdoors. These recreation areas below are all within 30 miles of our cottages. 

Swedetown Trails

The Swedetown Trail system is spread out over 1900 acres and features 35K of groomed ski trails, 25 miles of single track mountain bike trails, and snowshoe trails with lookouts and creek-side exploring. This trail system is yours to explore and is only a 5 minute walk (1 minute drive) away from Copper Country Cottages. The Swedetown trail networking is perfect for cross country skiing, mountain biking, sledding, hiking, snowshoeing, fat biking, and more.  

Swedetown Mountain Bike, Ski, and Snowshoe Trail Maps

Club Season and Daily Membership Rates

Snowmobile, ATV, and Side by Side Trails

Copper Country Cottages sits right next the ORV/Snowmobile trail that runs south to Houghton and north to Copper Harbor. Our guests are able to park their trucks/trailers at our cottages and easily hop on the trail for a full-day of riding. Our cottages are ideal for couples, families, and groups of riders. 

Michigan DNR Snowmobiling Maps

Michigan DNR ORV Maps and Permit Information

Mountain Biking

Swedetown Trails

Copper Harbor Trails Club

Maasto Hiihto & Churning Rapids Trails

Michigan Tech Trails

Cross Country Skiing

Swedetown Trails

Maasto Hiihto & Churning Rapids Trails

Michigan Tech Trails

Downhill Skiing, Snowboarding, Tubing

Mont Ripley

Mount Bohemia

Other Activities:

  • Golfing
  • Kayaking
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Waterfall Hikes
  • Rock Picking
  • Disc Golf
  • Dog Sledding