From Hancock: Drive north on US 41 toward Calumet. As you enter the outskirts of Calumet, look ahead for the prominent Keweenaw Visitor’s Bureau building on the right. When this building is in sight but before reaching it, turn left onto Agent Street. Agent Street becomes Swedetown Road after a slight bend. At the next T-intersection, turn right on Osceola Street. Look for tall Swedetown Recreation Area sign and driveway at 56641 Osceola Road.
The area is known for recreation and wonderful trails for nonmotorized sports. Maps and information about other mountain bike and ski trails at KeweenawTrails.com
There are miles of hiking and mountain biking trails in the Keweenaw. Some highlights – Michigan Tech Nordic Training and Recreational Forest has extensive mountain biking trails including stunt structures for the adventurous. Nara Nature Park in Houghton has a bird-watchng boardwalk as well as scenic hiking trails. There is a beautiful chalet with fireplace and showers. Chassell Trail has 10 km of quiet trails. Maasto Hiihto/Churning Rapids system in Hancock has miles of mountain bike trails to explore in summer. The area includes the beautiful Swedetown Creek gorge. Copper Harbor Trails offer over 35 miles of the most unique terrain and challenging trails all the way out to Keweenaw Point.