• Great Lakes Sports Commission to invest $148,820 in Copper Peak ski jump

    12 days ago - By Wood TV

    IRONWOOD, Mich. - Great Lakes Sports Commission announced Wednesday it has approved a $148,820 investment in Copper Peak ski jump in Gogebic County. The investment will be used to fund upgrades to the tower scaffolding and infrastructure for its ski jump tower.
    The funding will also help to improve Copper Peak's Adventure Ride attraction, which includes an 800-foot chair lift ride to the crest of the hill and an elevator ride up the jump. The ride attracts over 12,000 visitors and generates more than $200,000 in revenue each year as a tourist destination in the western UP.
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