Destination guide

The majestic setting of Ontonagon is ready to explore

The mountains, lake and beaches display a scene truly unique to Ontonagon. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the snowmobile riding, hiking and skiing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Ontonagon

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 75°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ontonagon

Ontonagon is famous for its captivating mountain views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ontonagon is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Porcupine Mountains (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Summit Peak (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Lake Gogebic (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Ottawa National Forest (23 mi / 37 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ontonagon

Fly into Ironwood, MI (IWD-Gogebic County), the closest airport, located 39.3 mi (63.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Hancock, MI (CMX-Houghton County Memorial), which is 50.2 mi (80.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Ontonagon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 34 vacation rentals near Ontonagon. From 7 Cabins to 7 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ontonagon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ontonagon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ontonagon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ontonagon Lighthouse: 18 vacation rentals
  • Beaver Creek Trail: 19 vacation rentals
  • Mirror Lake: 19 vacation rentals
  • Porcupine Mountains Ski Area: 22 vacation rentals
  • Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort: 71 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Cabins in Ontonagon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 7 Cabins in Ontonagon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ontonagon include:

  • Cottages: 7 rentals available
  • Houses: 23 rentals available
  • Lodges: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Ontonagon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 29 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Ontonagon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.