Ripley, Michigan


Ripley, Michigan

Ripley is a small, unincorporated community in Franklin Township situated upon a slope, just east of Hancock on M-26 and across the Portage Lake Canal from Houghton. Its most notable attraction is a small ski resort called Mont Ripley. It is at coord|47|07|36|N|88|33|13|W|.

It is the site of the now-closed Quincy Smelting Works, formerly operated by the Quincy Mine. [http://digarch.lib.mtu.edu/showbib.aspx?bib_id=623671#]

External links

* [http://www.skitown.com/resortguide/stats.cfm/mi18/MontRipley Mont Ripley ski information]
* [http://digarch.lib.mtu.edu/showbib.aspx?bib_id=597156# View of Ripley from Houghton]
* [http://digarch.lib.mtu.edu/showbib.aspx?bib_id=620026# View of the Portage Lake Lift Bridge and Portage Lake from Ripley]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ripley — may refer to:PeopleRipley is the surname of: * Allen Ripley (born 1952), major league baseball player * Andy Ripley, English rugby union player * Brian D. Ripley, statistician associated with the R programming language * General Eleazer Wheelock… …   Wikipedia

  • Ripley — ist der Name folgender Orte: in Großbritannien: Ripley (Derbyshire), England Ripley (Surrey), England in Kanada: Ripley (Ontario) in den Vereinigten Staaten: Ripley (Illinois) Ripley (Kalifornien) Ripley (Maine) Ripley (Maryland) Ripley… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michigan Technological University — Motto Create the Future Established 1885 Type Public …   Wikipedia

  • Michigan Tech Huskies — University Michigan Technological University Conference(s) GLIAC, WCHA NCAA D …   Wikipedia

  • Michigan Road — Michigan Road, as well as other early roads, in Indiana The Michigan Road was one of the earliest roads in Indiana. Roads in early Indiana were often roads in name only. In actuality they were sometimes little more than crude paths following old… …   Wikipedia

  • Michigan Tech Huskies men's ice hockey — Michigan Tech Huskies University Michigan Technological University Conference WCHA …   Wikipedia

  • Michigan City, Indiana — City of Michigan City   City   Location in the state o …   Wikipedia

  • Michigan Tech — Vorlage:Infobox Hochschule/Mitarbeiter fehltVorlage:Infobox Hochschule/Professoren fehlt Michigan Technological University Motto Create the Future G …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michigan Technological University — Vorlage:Infobox Hochschule/Mitarbeiter fehltVorlage:Infobox Hochschule/Professoren fehlt Michigan Technological University Motto C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michigan Technological University's Winter Carnival — Statue inspired by Calvin Hobbes, 2006 (one nighter) Michigan Technological University s Winter Carnival is an annual celebration that takes place every winter in Houghton, Michigan. It is a time to celebrate the large amounts of snowfall… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.