Swedetown Recreation Area has 1,900 acres designated by Calumet Township and the North Houghton County Water Authority for enjoyment of the outdoors. Calumet’s landmark water towers oversee the trails.
More than 40 inches of snow this season to date!
30 kilometers (20 miles) of trails groomed seven days a week for skating and classic skiing. Plenty of intermediate trails as well as more challenging options. Three trailheads with plowed parking including Chalet with wax area, drinking water, restrooms. The upstairs skier lounge with snackbar will open December 5th.
There are 6K of back country trails designated for classic skiing only. Two marked snowshoe trails totaling 10K with great scenic views.
Fat Tuesdays – Snowbikes are allowed on all trails on Tuesdays starting at 5 p.m. Bikes yield to skiers.
Starting at the Woodland Road trailhead are 2 miles of multi-use trails where dogs are allowed. Walking, snowshoeing and snowbiking are also allowed at any time on these trails.
Swedetown Trails Club thanks all volunteers who give their time and effort.