Destination guide

The friendly area of Iron River awaits your stay

The lake, riverfront and parks display a scene truly unique to Iron River. Revered for its skiing, snowmobile riding and hiking, this city is both welcoming and scenic. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Iron River

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Iron River a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ski Brule (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • George Young Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Keyes Peak Ski Hill (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Iron River

Travellers enjoy Iron River for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in February, January, December or November, when snowfall averages 28.90 inches and temperatures average -17°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Iron River

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Iron River. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ice Lake Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Pentoga Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Bewabic State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Iron River

The nearest airport is in Iron Mountain, MI (IMT-Ford), located 31.6 mi (50.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Iron River?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 103 holiday lettings around Iron River. From 32 houses to 30 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Iron River? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Iron River. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ski Brule: 66 holiday lettings
  • Ice Lake Park: 40 holiday lettings
  • Amsoil Eagle River Derby Track: 567 holiday lettings
  • Alberta Village Museum: 27 holiday lettings
  • Three Lakes Center for the Arts: 479 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Iron River listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Iron River?

Yes, of course. offers 32 Houses in Iron River. Our other popular types of Iron River holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 30 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Iron River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Iron River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.