Richmond Township is located in southern Marquette County and the unincorporated villages of Palmer, Suomi Location, and Midway Location are some of the communities that you’ll find tucked away here. Richmond is bordered by Sands Township to the east, Forsyth Township to the south, Tilden Township to the west, and the city of Negaunee to the north. The Empire Mine, an opencast iron mine owned by the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Co. can also be found here.
Richmond Township’s rustic charm and quiet beauty makes it a great location for those looking for a relaxing, laidback lifestyle, surrounded by natural scenery. The township’s outdoor recreational activities offer year-round enjoyment for people of all ages.
Richmond Township MI Real Estate and Richmond Township MI Homes for Sale
Most of the real estate in Richmond Township consists of single-family homes, ranging from comfortable two to four-bedroom bungalows to historic Colonial Revival homes and custom ranch-style homes surrounded by acres of lush scenery. For those looking to build their very own dream home, plenty of vacant land is available as well, which are ideal for new construction.
- Catch some large rainbow trout and other fish at Warner Creek. This great fishing spot hosts the Annual Richmond Township Community Club Fishing Derby, which is participated in by hundreds of kids and adults.
- Go camping at nearby Horseshoe Lake Campground, an approximately 60-acre campsite that can accommodate RVs, campers, trailers, and tents. Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities like swimming, fishing, and boating on Horseshoe Lake.
- Marquette Mountain is a superb spot for a variety of winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding, and is just under 30 minutes away. Marquette Mountain is the home to plenty of alpine race events and NASTAR races. During the summer, guests can enjoy activities such as mountain biking or volleyball.