During the winter months, Gogebic County transforms into a winter wonderland, with ample opportunities for skiing, snowmobiling, and other winter sports. The Active Backwoods Retreat (ABR) trails provide over 46 miles of cross-country skiing trails, less than 20 minutes from Snowriver Mountain Resort.
SUMMER & FALL BEAUTY
If you're looking to explore the outdoors, Wakefield also offers hiking trails such as the Black River National Forest Scenic Byway, which is a 14-mile drive that has multiple stops for hiking and sightseeing. The Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is also a great place to explore with over 60,000 acres of wilderness and 87 miles of hiking trails.
The peaceful landscape of the Upper Peninsula offers a retreat like no other. Whether you're a nature lover, water enthusiast, winter sports enthusiast, history buff, or simply looking for a relaxing getaway, we have something for everyone.