fall view of the lake and MI Tech Campus from Mt. RIpley


Founded in 1859 by the Quincy Mine Company, Hancock lays claim to the title of Michigan's northern-most city. Resting on the north shore of the Portage Canal, visitors will discover a quaint downtown with locally owned restaurants, plenty of water access and abundant outdoor activities.  

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Home to Finlandia University and the Finnish-American Heritage Center, the Maasto-Hiitho and Churning Rapids all-season trail system, Mont Ripley Ski Hill and Hancock Beach Park and Campground, Hancock offers visitors a chance to experience the Keweenaw's natural beauty and history.