Community Links

The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is a wonderful place to live. Browse through these community links for Marquette, Ishpeming, Negaunee, Big Bay, Gwinn, and surrounding communities in Marquette County. Here you will find links regarding arts and culture, golf, biking, skiing, local government, tourism, employers, etc. Have fun exploring the U.P. via my Marquette County community links!

Marquette & Surrounding Area Tourism

Lake Superior Community Partnership
Marquette Country Convention & Visitors Bureau
Downtown Marquette
Champion Tourism
Chocolay Township
Van Riper State Park
Upper Peninsula Travel and Recreation Association
Uncle Ducky Fishing Tours
Travel Michigan 
Powell Township
Gwinn Chamber of Commerce
Michigan Golfer 
Michigan Magazine
DNR Hunting and Fishing

Marquette Area Media 

The Mining Journal
Marquette Monthly
Great Lakes Radio
Radio Results Network 

Upper Peninsula Economic Development 

Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Northern Initiatives 

Major Employers in Marquette County

UP Health System – Marquette
Northern Michigan University
Marquette Area Public Schools
Pathways Mental Health
Peninsula Medical Center
Michigan Department of Corrections
Sawyer International Airport
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc
Pioneer Surgical Technology
City of Marquette
Marquette County
Wisconsin Electric
The Mining Journal

Marquette County Museums & Historical Societies 

Marquette County History Museum
U.S. National Ski and Snowboarding Hall of Fame and Museum
Negaunee Irontown Association
Marquette Maritime Museum
Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum
Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum

Marquette County Schools & Youth Programs

Marquette Area Public Schools 
Ishpeming Public Schools
NICE Community Schools 
Negaunee Public Schools 
Peter White Library
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Marquette & Alger Counties
Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum
Moosewood Nature Center

Marquette Restaurants & Hotels
Elizabeth’s Chophouse
Iron Bay Restaurant & Drinkery
Lagniappe A Cajun Creole Eatery
The Portside Inn
Border Grill 
The Landmark Inn

Jean Kay’s Pasties
Doncker’s Soda Fountain & Luncheonette
The Ramada Inn
Vango’s Pizza
Third St. Bagel
The Vierling
BabyCakes Muffin Company
Big Boy
Casa Calabria
Country Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn
Days Inn
Hudson’s Classic Grill & Bar
Northland Pub
Superior Oasis

Marquette County Downtown areas and Local Shops

Down Wind Sports
Superior View
Michigan Fair Gifts of Michigan
The New Masonic Square
Snowbound Books

For Fun in Marquette County!

Lake Superior Photo
Marquette Food Co-op
Hiawatha Music Festival
Ishpeming Ski Club – Suicide Hill
Marquette Symphony Orchestra
Pine Mountain Music Festival
Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council
Marquette Mountain
Ore to Shore Bike Epic
The Noquemanon Trail Network (Biking Trails)
Annual Art on the Rocks
Ishpeming Art Faire & Renaissance Festival
Lake Superior Community Theatre
Marquette Area Blues Society
U.P. 200 Midnight Run
Tom Buchkoe Photography
Negaunee Invitational Basketball Tournament

Northern Michigan University Golf Course  (formerly Chocolay Downs)
125 Chocolay Downs Drive
Harvey, MI
US 41 to M-28 Left (east) to Chocolay Downs Drive
Gentz’s Homestead
353 County Road 480
Harvey, MI
US 41 South. Turn right onto Cherry Creek Road. At stop sign (County Road 480) turn left. Course is on right.
Marquette Golf Club
1075 Grove Street
Marquette , MI
McClellan Ave to Grove Street. Turn right (west) to course.
Red Fox Run
217 Fifth Street
Gwinn, MI
CR-553/M-553 to Kelly Johnson Memorial Dr. Turn left at Kelly Johnson Memorial Dr. Continue on Avenue B. Turn left at 5th Street.
Wawonowin Country Club
3432 County Road 478
Champion, MI
4.4 miles west of Ishpeming McDonalds on US 41. South on County Rd 478, 0.6 miles.

Odds and Ends
Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter
41 Lumber
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Body Mechanix
Downtown Eye Care
Econo Foods
Local Area Rotary Chapters
M Bank
Marquette Board of Light and Power
Marquette Community Federal Credit Union
UP Contractors
Signs Now
Flagstar Bank
Westwood Mall