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General Information

General Information Houghton Township, Keweenaw County, Michigan, USA

Includes Eagle River, Keweenaw County, Phoenix, Central, Phoenix Farms, Eagle River East

Population 2000 Census: 204
Square Miles: land 121.4       Square Miles: water 396.2
Elevation: 630 feet
Lakes:   Meadow Lake, Beaver Pond, Central Lake, Deerwater Lake, Horseshoe Pond
Rivers & Creeks:   Buffalo Creek, East Branch Eagle River, West Branch Eagle River, Bruneau Creek
Average yearly snowfall:  270 inches
Climate:   Mild with little humidity. Summers boast days in the 70s and nights in the 50s. Winters are around 20 degrees

Waterfalls:   Eagle River
Light House:   Eagle River
Major Highways:   US-41 and M-26
Snowmobile trails
ATV trails