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 
Big Bay Visitor’s Association
Gwinn Chamber of Commerce
Michigan Golfer 
Michigan Magazine
DNR Hunting and Fishing


Marquette Area Media 

The Mining Journal
WLUC TV 6
Marquette Monthly
WMQT-Q107 
Great Lakes Radio
Radio Results Network 
WJPD


Upper Peninsula Economic Development 

Michigan Economic Development Corporation 
Northern Initiatives 


Major Employers in Marquette County

Marquette General Hospital
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 Iron Mining
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
Marquette Alger County Youth and Parents
Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum
Moosewood Nature Center


Marquette Restaurants & Hotels
Elizabeth’s Chophouse
L’Attitude Cafe & Bistro
Lagniappe A Cajun Creole Eatery
The Portside Inn
Border Grill 
The Landmark Inn

Jean Kay’s Pasties
CoCo’s
Doncker’s Soda Fountain & Luncheonette
The Ramada Inn
Vango’s Pizza
Third St. Bagel
The Vierling
Baby Cakes
Big Boy
Casa Calabria
Country Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn
Days Inn
Hudsons
KFC
Northland Pub
Perkins
Subway
Superior Oasis


Marquette County Downtown areas and Local Shops

Casualties Skate and Snow
Down Wind Sports
Superior View
Michigan Fair Gifts of Michigan
The New Masonic Square
Snowbound Books


For Fun in Marquette County!

Lake Superior Photo
HOTplate
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
Lakenenland
Ore to Shore Bike Epic
The Noquemanon Trail Network (Biking Trails)
52nd 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

 

GOLF COURSE DIRECTIONS
Northern Michigan University Golf Course  (formerly Chocolay Downs)
125 Chocolay Downs Drive
Harvey, MI
906.249.3111
US 41 to M-28 Left (east) to Chocolay Downs Drive
Gentz’s Homestead
353 County Road 480
Harvey, MI
906.249.1002
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
906.225.0721
McClellan Ave to Grove Street. Turn right (west) to course.
Red Fox Run
217 Fifth Street
Gwinn, MI
906.346.7010
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
906.485.1435
4.4 miles west of Ishpeming McDonalds on US 41. South on County Rd 478, 0.6 miles.

Odds and Ends
Marquette County Humane Society
Public Service Garage
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
Mathews Floor Fashions
UP Contractors
River Valley State Bank
Shopko
Signs Now
Target
Walmart
Wells Fargo
Westwood Mall
Younkers