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Open late May through mid-October

9 am to 6 pm Mon.-Sat.

11 am to 6 pm Sunday

Fall Hours: After Labor Day the Adventure Mine will be
open 6 days a week, closed on Wednesdays

Contact Us:

Phone: (906)-883-3371


Places to Visit

The Copper Country is full of things to see and do. Check out some of the other historic or recreational sites in our area.

Historic Sites

Ontonagon County Historical Society:

Historical Museum and Lighthouse Tours
422 River Street
Ontonagon, MI 49953
Phone: (906) 884-6165
Historical Society
Old Victoria Restoration:

Copper mining ghost town
Old Victoria
Ontonagon County Fair:

Classic hometown county fair. Last weekend in July. 1/2 mile from Adventure Mine. Also features the annual Miss Ontonagon County Pageant.
Porcupine Mountains Music Festival:

August 22, 23, & 24, 2008 at the Ski Hill and Chalet in the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
Porkies Music Festival

Camping Areas

Porcupine Mountains State Park:

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (60,000 acres) is one of the few remaining large wilderness areas in the Midwest. Towering virgin timber, secluded lakes, and miles of wild rivers and streams make a visit to the "Porkies" a trip to remember. Black bears are common in the Porkies.
The Porkies

Twin Lakes State Park:

Twin Lakes State Park is situated in Michigan's Copper Country located in Houghton County, 15 miles northeast of Mass City and 26 miles southwest of Houghton/Hancock on Highway M-26. The 175-acre modern campground is located on the southwest shore of Lake Roland.
Twin Lakes


Bond Falls Bond Falls
Agate Falls Agate Falls
O Kun de Kun Falls O-Kun-de-Kun Falls
Sturgeon Falls Sturgeon Falls


A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum at Michigan Tech
Caledonia Mine- Mineral Collection Days Caledonia Mine


Tour Adult Child*
Trammer's $14.00 $7.50
Prospector's $25.00 $14.50
Miner's $60.00 NA
Captain's $120 NA

*A child is considered 6-12 years.
Children under 6 are free.

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