coppercountryminerals First of all, nothing is for sale. The objective is to pictorially document the mineralogy of the Michigan Copper Range using a collection of photographs that spans fifty years. copper country | Michigan in Pictures As copper prices dropped and milling technology improved, mine companies began to take a second look at these copper bearing deposits in Torch Lake. It was now possible – and economically advantageous – for mines to retrieve those tailings and remove the copper that they still contained. Area Accomodations - Adventure mine Located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the small town of Rockland, Old Orchard Hill has been faithfully restored to its original design as a company home for the copper mines that flourished in the area in the early 1900s.    Read More