Grant Township, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA
Grant Township is located at the tip of Michigan’s beautiful Keweenaw Peninsula (Pronounced KEY-win-awe). It is Michigan’s Northernmost Township.
Township Facts & Information
Includes the following communities: Copper Harbor, Lac La Belle, Betsy, Bete Grise, Delaware, Manitou Island, Wyoming, and part of Lake Medora.
The Grant Township Building: The Grant Township building houses the offices, community hall, post office and welcome center. There are also public restrooms available around the back of the building.
Donny Kilpela Memorial Park: The Park is landscaped but keeps the “natural look”. It can be used for picnics or simply some down time. There are several events throughout the summer. The Park is a public space to be enjoyed by all visitors.
Copper Harbor School: A one room Kindergarten through 8th Grade schoolhouse.
Population 2000 Census: 172 – Most of the population resides in Copper Harbor and Lac La Belle with a scattering of residents throughout.
Square Miles: 119
Miles of shoreline: 48
Highest point: Mount Houghton at 1466 feet
Second highest point: Mount Bohemia at 1465 feet
Average yearly snow: 270 Inches
Climate: Mild with little humidity. Summers boast days in the 70s and nights in the 50s. Winters hang between 15 & 23 d F.
Geography: The north side of the peninsula is a dramatic, jagged, rocky shore. The south side has sandy beaches and sandstone outcroppings.
Waterfalls: Manganese Falls-Copper Harbor, Haven Falls-Lac La Belle, and Montreal Falls.
Scenic By-Ways: US-41 into Copper Harbor is a registered Michigan Scenic Heritage Route and a National Scenic By-Way.
Major highways: US-41 (Copper Harbor to Miami, FL) & M-26
Airport: Houghton County Memorial – Hancock
News / Announcements
POST DATE: April 12, 2022
To our Grant Township residents, taxpayers and neighboring communities, the regular Grant Township ...
POST DATE: March 31, 2022
Ordinance No. 2022-01, the 'UPPCO Franchise' was passed 5-0 by the Grant Township Board at the ...
POST DATE: March 2, 2022
To Our Community, Grant Township is deeply saddened to report the sudden passing of our Township ...
POST DATE: February 1, 2022
The Grant Township Board of Review meeting times for appeals are: March 14th, 2022 ...
POST DATE: January 18, 2022
Grant Township 5-Year Recreation Plan 2022-2026 Final (submitted to DNR on January 18th). ...
POST DATE: June 18, 2021
2020 Consumer Confidence Report for Copper Harbor WSSN 1630.
POST DATE: June 4, 2021
LLB’s cleanup dumpster days are Saturday, July 17 and Sunday, 18th from 8am to 4pm. There will ...
POST DATE: May 16, 2021
Important information about your drinking water.