On behalf of the residents of Iron County, thank you for your interest in our area. Those who have lived in the county for many years already know that it is a great place to spend some time. The environment is clean, the people are friendly, and activities are abundant.
One of Iron County’s many strengths is that it supports all four seasons. Snowmobiling and skiing are winter highlights. There’s fishing and hunting during the fall. In the spring, there are nature trails for hiking. Summertime is ideal for swimming, boating, camping and suntanning.
Iron County is rich with lakes and rivers. There are over 300 major lakes and numerous smaller water sites. Travel in any direction, and you’ll find rivers. The Paint, the Net, the Brule, and of course, the Iron River are among the waterways that flow freely through the county.
Iron County and the Upper Peninsula are beautiful areas and have been recognized for their recreational potential. Weather.com selected the Upper Peninsula as one of the Top Ten Winter Family Getaways in America. Lonely Planet selected the Upper Peninsula as one of the Top Ten Affordable Destinations in the World.
We look forward to assisting you in any way we can to help you plan your trip. Call us today at 1-888-TRY-IRON for local visitor information!