Discover the top things to do in Houghton and Michigan's UP
Whether you want to ski on the top of a mountain or explore a subterranean mine, you can find a variety of family-friendly things to do on Michigan’s gorgeous Upper Peninsula. Located off Highway 26, the Country Inn & Suites, Houghton, MI offers comfortable hotel rooms less than two miles from the Mont Ripley Ski Area and the Quincy Mine, where you can venture down an abandoned copper mine shaft. You won’t want to miss the sporting events, museums, and performing arts venues at Michigan Technological University. Outdoors enthusiasts can immerse themselves in Michigan’s natural beauty by planning a visit to Isle Royale National Park at the Houghton-based visitor center, just minutes from the hotel.
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