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: November 12, 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, The Grant Township Board intends to soon vote on the ...
POST DATE: October 19, 2023
Recycling & Garbage Attendant Hours in Copper Harbor: Mondays and Thursdays from 2:00pm-4:00pm ...
POST DATE: October 18, 2023
Recent Updates (in reverse chronological order): Approximate constructions dates are: The week of ...
POST DATE: September 16, 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, Notice is hereby given that the Grant Township Board ...
POST DATE: August 22, 2023
Union Park Cleanup Event on Saturday, August 26, 2023 at 9:00 AM Where: Union Park is at the Lac ...
POST DATE: July 17, 2023
To our Grant Township residents and taxpayers, the full Board of Review meeting schedule is as ...
POST DATE: June 30, 2023
2022 Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report for Grant Township-Copper Harbor Water Supply Serial ...
POST DATE: May 31, 2023
Grant Township, Keweenaw County is proud to collaborate with Michigan Tech University by making our ...