Outdoors + Tradition

Iron Ore
Heritage Trail

A Little About Us

Welcome to
the Trail

The Iron Ore Heritage Trail is a 47-mile, year round, multi-use, interpretive trail that crosses the Marquette Iron Range in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.  Call us the outdoor linear museum where you exercise your body and mind. Those who bike, walk, run, hike, ORV, snowmobile, cross country ski, birdwatch, and/or wander will find a section of trail perfect for your activity.

Learn About Trail Activities

Trail Type

  • Asphalt
  • Crushed Limestone
  • No Upgraded Surface
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News from the Trail

January 18, 2022

2021 Municipal Report

Every year we send a newsletter to our municipal members to keep them informed of what we have been doing with the monies collected from the millage.  Here is our 2021 report. 2021 municipal update

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