Ontonagon is perhaps the best kept secret in the western upper peninsula of Michigan. Steeped in the history of the copper country of Michigan, Ontonagon maintains traditional values while embracing the future. Take time to visit and enjoy a town you can walk through at night, stroll a beach just blocks from downtown and delight to some of the most beautiful scenery in Michigan. A four season destination with plenty to do for every interest.
There are the shops like Nonesuch and U.P. Candle Company. The Gitchee Goomie Landing Company has installed tanks to raise Sturgeon. The beach is one of the most beautiful in the western U.P. Ontonagon, Michigan is full of historic buildings, museums and art . Within a few blocks of downtown is a collection of murals painted on the walls of old buildings along the river front that is served by a boardwalk. The Ontonagon Theater offers world class live entertainment throughout the year.
A visit in any season will invite a drive through the surrounding area and the reward will be some of the most beautiful scenery anywhere in Michigan.