Dickinson County - Michigan

Few places offer outdoorsman and women the opportunity Dickinson County offers. Known primarily for being the Iron Mountain area in Upper Michigan, Dickinson County offers the best of both worlds with great outdoor amenities and activities, historic venues to encounter, and lodging options for all styles of vacationers to choose between! 

Fisherman have some amazing opportunities awaiting them all year long. Whether it is AMAZING bass fishing or walleye fishing on the boundary waters of the Menominee River above the dam, or one of many species that thrive in the Menominee below it, or one of the amazing streams full of brook trout, Dickinson County is a great place for anglers to come experience a large variety of excellent fishing options!   And hunters are pretty spoiled, too. From turkey hunting in the spring, to great duck hunting, small game, bear, and whitetail deer hunting in Fall, Dickinson County has the game and the land to come hunt it as well for all hunters. 

But it doesn't end there. Adventure reigns in Dickinson County.  From hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, and golfing, to the thrill of hitting the ATV trails - Dickinson County can accommodate today's outdoorsman and offer the playground to come and do it all from your home base in Iron Mountain. You will never be bored or looking for something to do in this part of the Upper Michigan peninsula! And don't get us started on the food- from great pastie shops to brew pubs, Dickinson County delivers large varieties of great places to pick up a fork!

If you're looking for family fun activities, Dickinson Co has so much to do as well when visiting the area. Opportunities to learn about the area's rich history are around every corner. From the Cornish Pump Museum, World War II Glider Museum, and the Menominee Range Historical Museum to the Iron Mountain Iron Mine in Vulcan that will give visitors a chance to see what the mining was like in the early days, this area offers so much more than just outdoor fun! 

Lastly, whether you're looking for a great place to see amazing bright fall colors from your ATV, or take in waterfalls, clean rivers and lakes, scenic beauty is everywhere you look!  

Love winter, snow and winter activities?  You can enjoy it all in Dickinson County MI!  Come to ski (both downhill or Cross Country) snowmobile, snow shoe or ice fish in our winter wonderland! Dickinson County is a year-round destination to come enjoy and play!   

To learn more about Dickinson County Michigan, visit their website at Ironmountain.org and plan your next UP adventure based out of Iron Mountain and Dickinson County MI!

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