Club Resources

Local Resources, Websites and Locations

The following links are businesses, organizations and/or websites with something to offer in exploring the resources in the Upper Peninsula!

We add organizations with strong connections to the club or its mission, including sponsorship of our Show and participation in our functions.

If you think an addition should be made, please message the webmaster!

Copper Country Rock & Mineral Club

CCRMC is a well-established rock and mineral club based in the Keeweenaw Peninsula. We share membership and events, and they have always been good to us. If you live in or have any interest in Copper Country, give them a shot!

Kingsely North

Kingsley North is a family-owned jewelry and lapidary company based in Norway, Michigan. If you are interested in either field, they are strongly reccomended as a starting point for learning and supplies.

Check them out online:

Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum

The Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum is located in Ishpeming and offers tours for people interested in the mining history, a shop for picking up related items and minerals, and is the location of our meetings as well as our extensive mineral collection.

You can find more information thorugh the Ishpeming City website summary.

Da Yoopers Tourist Trap

Da Tourist Trap is a neat place to get all kinds of yooper goods and tourism pieces, and a must-see if you haven't been there before. It's just on HW-41 in West Ishpeming and hard to miss (a giant chainsaw, a giant rifle, etc).

Check it out, eh?

Travel Marquette

Travel Marquette is a non-profit organization offering thorough resources and advice to explore places and activities that the community has to offer, a must-visit for making plans to stop by the area.

Find out more:

Interactive Activities & Ideas for Kids to Dive into Earth Science and Geology

Another reader suggestion, this is another neat hub for youngsters to learn with interactive activities, tools, virtual tours and more!

Check it out: