Recreation

Recreation in the Upper Peninsula

Iron County
Four Seasons of Fun is what you will find in Iron County when you stay at Lake View Lodge. Situtated in the middle of the UP, Iron County’s provides premier outdoor recreational opportunities for the whole family.

  • Fishing
    Fishing is great in Iron County. From ice fishing to trout fishing you will find tons of enjoyment pulling at your pole. Trout Streams nearby РBlue Ribbon Trout Streams: Cooks Run, Brule, Fence, Iron and Paint Rivers.
  • Boating:
    Boat Launch a short distance from Lake View.
    Watercraft rentals nearby.  Canoeing is excellent РThe Paint River rises in the west part of Iron County, offering 45-mile trip.
  • ATV or ORV Trails
  • Winter Fun
    Tubing Hill in Caspian – 5 minutes from Lake View Lodge.
  • Snowmobile Trails
    Snowmobile Trails – 200 Miles of Trails – The trail is just north on Stanley Lake.
  • Hunting
    Hunting is big in the county, whether it is small game or deer that you would like to hunt. Deer Opener is Nov. 15
  • Hiking
    Hiking and Biking – Too many trails to list.
  • Golfing
  • Swimming
  • Mountain Biking
  • Downhill & Cross County Skiing
  • State Parks
    Ottawa National Forest is a must – One million acres of rich wildlife. Forest includes more than 500 lakes and nearly 2,000 miles of rivers and streams. 425,000 acres of forestlands that are open to the public.


Come and stay at Lake View Lodge in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and you will visit time and time again.


Ski Brule – Only 5 minutes from Lake View Lodge – Down Hill, Cross Country, Hoarse Back Riding.


Michigan Connection to Snowmobiling

Only 15 minutes from Lake View Lodge – Enjoy Golf on our championship golf course, 7,100 yard. – Relax in our lounges and dining room. – Plan your group recreational outing with us and have meetings and banquets. – Spacious swimming pool, jacuzzi and sauna. – Hike, cycle, snowmobile and ski. – Ride a mountain bike. – Walk the Wolf Track Nature Trail.