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Wonderful

Was there for the Red Bull 400. Copper Peak is an awesome place and the people are great. Great... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
htally
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Tallahassee, Florida
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Wow!

I made it to the top! First you take a chair lift up 800' then you walk over to the structure and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
ronjmb
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San Diego, California
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Copper Peak is the largest artificial ski jump in the world, and the largest ski jump in North America. The 35 degree, 469 foot, cantilevered inrun was constructed using 300 tons of COR-TEN steel in 1969 at a cost of just over $1 million. Today...more
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N13870 Copper Peak Rd, Ironwood, MI 49938-9776
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made Ironwood a destination because of what I read about Copper Peak. I was expecting a climb to an observation deck not having to pay for the lift. More info needs to be on the website about what this really is. Too many trees...More

Thank VegasWife702
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I'm sorry you felt this way! We advertise for our Adventure Ride which consists of the lift, elevator ride, and climbing the last 8 flights of steps. Here is where we do that: www.copperpeak.com/visit/

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Was there for the Red Bull 400. Copper Peak is an awesome place and the people are great. Great ride up the lift to the ski jump, the view is awesome, can see for miles and miles, breathtaking, Lake Superior, Black River, Indianhead, Blackjack, and...More

Thank htally
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you! Hope to see you again :)

Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was an amzing journey to the top. Took out of town family up the chair lifr to see the view. The price was right. There were coupons around town to help lower the cost

Thank georgygirl
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks for stopping, hope to see you again soon :) We have updated our gift shop with some new merch - so stop by if you are in the area!

Reviewed 28 October 2017

I made it to the top! First you take a chair lift up 800' then you walk over to the structure and take an 18 story elevator up and if you want to go all the way you walk another 8 stories to the top....More

Thank ronjmb
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

So glad you made it all the way - it takes some guts - that is for sure! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 25 October 2017

It's a great experience to climb to the top and see to the end of the horizon. Great sight seeing all season round. But seeing the Fall colors is incredible, if you're into that kind of thing. Close to Lake Superior, so a great stop...More

Thank jake174
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks Jake, hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is NOT a ski hill. It is SKI FLYING! 120 meters high or over 3 football fields high. What a view! Great place to see almost unlimited views!!!

Thank mark s
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

It is high, that is for sure! Thanks for leaving a review & we hope to see you soon :)

Reviewed 13 October 2017

You just have to go and go to the very top. Take some pictures to show people that have never been..

Thank Joe S
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks for your reveiw Joe, hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you are afraid of heights, forget it. Wonderful ride up in a chair lift, to the elevator, then a climb to the top, to one of the most amazing views in the UP. Enjoyed the view from the top of the ski jump, but...More

Thank GLMills
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you for the review! Hope to see you again soon, glad you enjoyed your time here! :)

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We did the Copper Peak Adventure Ride taking a ski lift up the steep hill and then an elevator for an additional 18 floors. There is a viewing deck there but my daughter and I climbed an additional 8 flights to the very top where...More

Thank borablue
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks for the review! So glad you enjoyed your time here - come back and visit us soon :)

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous experience, beautiful day, what a view! Chair lift, elevator, stairs to maximum height of Olympic training ski jump. Not for wimps.

Thank Susan D
Kassi H, Marketing & Communications Director at Copper Peak, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thanks for your review Susan! Hope to see you again soon :)

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nana60419
26 June 2018|
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Yes, you are able to walk up or down during business hours.
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Yes, May through October :)
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