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: May 31, 2023
Collaboration with Michigan Tech University on the EPA ‘Innovative Water Technologies for Lagoon Wastewater Systems in Small Communities Grants’ program
Grant Township, Keweenaw County is proud to collaborate with Michigan Tech University by making our ...
POST DATE: May 9, 2023
Summer 2023 Recycling/Garbage Attendant information beginning next week May 15th, 2023
Summer 2023 Recycling/Garbage Attendant information beginning May 15th, 2023. In Copper Harbor: ...
POST DATE: April 22, 2023
Special Notice: Formation of Recreation Plan Committee
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, The Grant Township Board is seeking Letters of ...
POST DATE: March 23, 2023
Truth in Taxation Hearing and Annual Budget Meeting Notice for March 24th, 2023
Truth in Taxation Hearing and Annual Budget Meeting Notice for March 24th, 2023 To our Grant ...
POST DATE: March 14, 2023
Special Board Meeting Notice for March 20th, 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, Notice is hereby given that the Grant Township Board ...
POST DATE: March 12, 2023
Board of Review Meetings for March 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, the Board of Review meetings for March will begin at ...
POST DATE: February 14, 2023
Grant Township Keweenaw Point Trail Phase 3 - Trail Section 1 - Grant Township, Keweenaw County, Michigan Bidding Documents
Grant Township Keweenaw Point Trail Phase 3 - Trail Section 1 - Grant Township, Keweenaw County, ...
POST DATE: January 10, 2023
Board of Review Meeting Schedule for 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, the full Board of Review meeting schedule is as ...