Wildlife is abundant in Ontonagon County.


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fawn raccoons
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woodturtle porcupine

As you can see below, we do have “gangs” roaming the streets!

gangofbears deer

Watch out for moose on your way to Ontonagon! You may also see an owl, raccoon, porcupine, or crane, among others.

moose owl


The following pictures were taken through a closed car window outside of a former restaurant in Silver City.

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During your visit to Ontonagon, PLEASE remember that these are wild bears, and always keep your distance. Do not feed them!

Call the Ontonagon County Chamber of Commerce at 906-884-4735 to inquire about our hunting seasons.