Two fun outdoor attractions
September 30, 2016
The Boulder Junction area is a destination for people who love fun and adventure. Whether you’re seeking thrills or just want to take in some spectacular scenery, you’ll find plenty of things to see and do around Boulder Junction. Some attractions are just outside town, others are a short drive away, but adventure is always close at hand in Boulder Junction.
Copper Peak Adventure Ride
Address: N13870 Copper Peak Rd, Ironwood, MI 49938
Phone: (906) 932-3500
The largest ski jump on the American continent is located an east drive from Boulder Junction. You’ll find the jump just north of Ironwood, Michigan. Visitors can take the Adventure Ride to the top of this historic jump via an 800-foot chair lift ride and a 26-story elevator. From this vista, sitting 1000 feet above Lake Superior, visitors can see three states, and on a clear day, across Lake Superior into Canada.
Grassy Creek Ranch
Address: 6350 Cty Rd M, Boulder Junction, WI 54512
Grassy Creek Ranch is surrounded by 240,000 acres of the scenic Northern Highland State Forest and offers horseback riding adventures for the entire family. Specializing in small personalized trail rides. We are known for providing folks with the best horseback riding in the area. Experience the beauty and excitement of exploring the scenic Northwoods. We accommodate groups of six or less with customized rides to fit your needs.
10200 Highway N
Boulder Junction, WI 54512
Phone: (715) 542-3923
Established in 1925, the Northern Highland American Legion (NHAL) State Forest is a vast public playground. It occupies more than 236,000 acres and has 900 lakes, 18 campgrounds, 11 hike/ski/snowshoe trails, 50 miles of paved bike trails, more than 100 remote/canoe campsites, 400 miles of snowmobile trails, three shooting ranges and several picnic areas.