Collaboration Events

Copper Peak Trails Fest – September 10, 2022:

Our collaborative partner, SISU Dirt Crew hosts this event which includes a long and short mountain bike race, a kids mountain bike race and a 5 mile trail run at the iconic Copper Peak in Ironwood MI. The event is open to participants of all ages and abilities. The funds raised from this event help to create a fun and healthy Gogebic Range by advocating for building mountain bike trails throughout the area as well as promoting youth and family mountain bike programs.

Copper Peak Trails Fest Registration

Bridges and Bluffs Half Marathon Run and Walk – September 24, 2022:

Our Collaborative partner, Friends of the Iron Belle Trail (Western Michigan Gateway Trail Authority will be hosting this event on the beautiful Iron Belle Trail. The event includes a 1/2 marathon, relay and 2 mile run/walk. All ages and abilities welcome. The Bridges and Bluffs event raises funds to maintain and expand the Iron Belle Trail that traverses throughout the Gogebic Range. This event and the hosting organizations promote health and wellness and help to create healthy and fun communities.

Bridges and Bluffs Registration

MECCA Winter Fest – Virtual Events December 18, 2021 – February 18, 2022 Live Event February 5, 2022:

Our collaborative partner MECCA Trails host this event which includes a pursuit race, 15 K, and 5 K skate or classic ski and a snowshoe tour. The MECCA Winter Fest is a fundraiser for the MECCA Trails organization which promotes healthy living through outdoor activities.

MECCA Winter Fest Registration

Aspirus Ironwood Clinic Masquerade Ball – April 30, 2022:

Our collaborative partner, Aspirus Ironwood Hospital and Clinic will be hosting the annual formal event. The event includes a formal dinner, entertainment and fun raffle games. This annual event raises funds for improvements and renovation to the OB department.