With two days of racing, a benefit dinner and live music, plan on spending the weekend in Copper Harbor. Camping can be dicey in the U.P. come mid-October. Fortunately, there are plenty of accommodations available in town. Listed below are just a few of the options:

Mariner North Resort
Motel rooms, large cabins, fireplaces, whirlpools.
Phone# 888.MANORTH, 906.289.4637  |  US-41 between 2nd & 3rd Streets

Also: special thanks to the Mariner as well for hosting the post race feed Saturday night of the Cup!

The Brockway Inn
Comfortable, clean and cozy, non-smoking rooms in a quiet setting. Friendly service, refrigerator and microwave, color/cable TV, pet friendly. Some rooms feature private whirlpools.Guests receive complimentary fresh brewed coffee in Boreal Beans, Michigan’s Northernmost Coffeehouse in a motel. And even if you aren’t staying here, be sure to stop by for a cup of pre-race joe! (and muffin!)
Phone# 906.289.4588

Keweenaw Adventure Company Apartment
Fully furnished apartment with 2 bedrooms (each with a single/twin bed) and a futon, fully equiped kitchen, living room with satelite tv; $65/night although folks need to provide their own bedding/sleeping bag and towels. Located across the street from Saturday’s race venue. Contact Sam at 906.289.4303 for more details.

King Copper
Motel rooms on the water with great harbor views.
Phone# 906.289.4214  |  Brockway & 6th Street – on the water

North Port Motel
Motel rooms, reasonable rates, 2 blocks from Isle Royale dock, quiet location, family operated for 50 years, harbor access across the street, open Memorial Day through October.
Phone# 906.289.4267  |  Brockway & 3rd Street

For an overview of what’s available in Copper Harbor, check out the official <a href=”http://www.copperharbor.org/”>Copper Harbor web site</a>.

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