August

2017


Gold Panning

​Newberry, Michigan

 Sept. 9th - 10th, 2017

​Muskallonge Lake State Park

 Michigan Chapter of  The Gold Prospectors Association of America


Saturday July 22, 2017 

Taylor Mine

Meet at the Amasa gas station Amasa, MI 

10:00 AM CST

We will continue on to the Taylor Mine and another mine in the area if time allows.

Let's hope to find some nice pyrolusite and botryoidal hematite!


Keweenaw Week 

August 7th - 11th, 2017

Copper Country Club


September 16th - 21st

South Dakota Trip

Please call Lois Ann Johnson for more details.

​715-528-5007

​We will be staying in Wall South Dakota at the Sunshine Inn. 

Please call the Sunshine Inn to reserve your rooms

($49.00 a night tax included) 

1-800-782-2613



November

2017


June

2017


Sunday July 23, 2017

Keweenaw Area & Cliff Mine Site

We hope to hit the shores of Lake Superior afterwards.

Plan to leave the Crystal Falls area around 7:00 am CST

(intersection of US 141 & US 2)

Meet up again at the Keweenaw Convention Center in Calumet, MI.  First stoplight (intersection of 141 and 6th Street) around 9:00 am CST

Bring your metal detector on this one.



Keweenaw Mineral Days

July 18 - 22nd

​for more info

http://www.museum.mtu.edu/visit/events/keweenaw-mineral-days


Field Trip

​Saturday June 17th, 2017

​Lake Ellen

Kimberlite, Garnet, Illmenite, Diamonds and more can be found here.

​We will be meeting at the Lafave Sagola Minimart in Sagola, MI at 1:00 PM CST


July

2017


Muskallonge Lake State Park - Rock On! with Lake Superior Agates Rock ShowDate:  September 09, 2017  -  September 10, 2017
Time: All Day Event
 Location: Muskallonge Lake State Park, 29705 Co Rd 407, Newberry, MI 49868

Muskallonge Lake State Park


October

2017


Club Events

Club Outings and Events

Everyone Welcome

Some outings may require signed liability waivers.

Children and dogs are welcome please

make sure that they are supervised and

hydrated at all times.

Please wear Appropriate Clothing and wear Safety Glasses.


Pine River Outcrop

Sunday Sept. 10th, 2017

1:00 PM

​ Meet at Florence Resource Center top parking lot at 12:30 PM


September

2017


Field Trip​

Rock Dam

​Sunday June 25,  2017

​(past gold exploration site)

​We will meet at the Nicolet Sport and Marine on Highway M-95 at 1:00 PM CST

          42nd Annual Upper Penninsula          Gem & Mineral Show

Saturday August 4th - 6th, 2017

Ishpeming Elks Club

597 Lakeshore Drive   Ishpeming, Michigan

http://www.ishpemingrocks.org/show.htm


Saturday July 29, 2017 8:30 AM CST

Republic Mine

$5.00 Per Person

We will leave the Lafave Minimart in Sagola, MI  at 8:00 AM CST, so please be there early.

Then meet at the Republic Beach near North Republic right off of M-95 to sign liability waiver and pay $5.00 fee.