Always the 2nd Saturday of the New Year
January 11th, 2014
SISU Ski Fest - Ironwood, Michigan
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2014 SISU Ski Fest Title Sponsors and Partners

Download the 2014 Donor Levels for more information on the various levels of sponsor/partnership.

SISU Ski Fest Title Sponsors

SISU Marathon

  •     Aspirus Grand View Aspirus Grand View is a rural, critical access healthcare organization with 25 inpatient beds, clinics, in-home care and emergency services, with a staff of more than 400 employees. Aspirus Grand View serves Michigan’s Gogebic County and Wisconsin’s Iron County, as well as surrounding areas with companionate patient care and exceptional quality.





Heikki Lunta Half Marathon

  • Coleman Engineering Coleman Engineering Company Coleman Engineering Company is a multi-disciplinary engineering firm with offices in Iron Mountain and Ironwood, Michigan. Founded in 1969, the firm has continually provided a variety of professional engineering and land surveying services to municipalities, government agencies and commercial/industrial companies.


Taste N Tour

  • Home Medical Products & Services Home Medical Products Home Medical Products & Services is the industry leader in providing quality equipment and accessories for independent living at home. Unlike other companies who carry a limited number of products, Home Medical Products & Services specializes in an unparalleled line of products to enhance and assist with a more comfortable living. We stand behind some of the most recognized and well-respected brands in the industry today. Your family member deserves the best, safest, and most economical home heath care products and equipment. Visit with one of our sales representatives and see our complete line of products today. Our service area includes: Northern Minnesota, Northern and Northcentral Wisconsin as well as Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Junior SISU

  • Steep Creek Outfitters & Cafe Steep Creek Outfitters & Cafe “The best place to go, after being on the snow!” Serving healthy & delicious wraps, sandwiches, soups & salads. Great food and atmosphere. Retailer in Ski Trab, Toko, Atlas Snowshoes, Rome SDS Snowboards, and other great winter gear. Also a dealer in kayaks, camping equipment, and Yakima racks. Home of Whitecap Kayak customized guided kayaking trips on Lake Superior. World class vacation, close to home! No experience required!.

Lapset Loppet - Kids FUN Event

  • River Valley Bank River Valley Bank For nearly 40 years River Valley Bank has stood for a commitment to provide service standards that were and still are unique in the industry. We have done it by understanding our customer's needs. That commitment has never changed.

Snowshoe Events - 2K,5K and 10K

  • Sylvania Forest Consultants Sylvania Forest Consultantsforest management planning ● forestland mapping ● wildlife planning ● conservation easements ● wildlife surveys and services ● timber sales ● appraisals ● vascular flora ● land corner recovery ● natural history ● woodland acquisition ●
    recreation planning ● trail and road design ●
    The Forest Thriving

Awards Ceremony Entertainment

  • Paul Sturgul - Elder law attorney Incapacity planning, impoverishment avoidance, asset preservation, medicaid planning, probate avoidance, trusts and wills, estate planning and estate administration, durable financial and health care powers of attorney - Email to: Paul A. Sturgul at passtu@aol.com
  • Little FinlandLittle Finland Located in the Wisconsin Northwoods, our cultural center has facilities for reunions, receptions and gatherings. We also have a gift shop with a large selection of glassware, linens, books, and clothing. The gift shop is open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., April through December. Will be OPEN for SISU Race, 10 to 2

SISU Ski Fest Partners

Gold Partners $2000 & up

  • Gogebic County Transit Gogebic County Transit The Gogebic Transit (906-932-2523) or Gogebic's "little Blue Bus" as it is affectionately referred to, believes in supporting both public and alternative transportation, such as buses, bicycling, walking and cross-country skiing as a way of lowering carbon emissions, saving money, increasing transportation efficiencies, reducing our dependency on foreign oil, and promoting good health. We believe by supporting events like bicycle riding, bicycle trails, running events and cross-country skiing is an important way we can improve our county's economy and to support our wonderful private businesses. We would like you to "GO BLUE" TO "SAVE GREEN".
  • ABR Trails ABR Trails ABR Trails is a full service touring with over 60 km of groomed ski trails and 10 km of seperate snowshoe trails. The Trail system is located on 1100 acres of varied and scenic terrain along the Montreal River in Erwin Township, 3 miles south of Ironwood. Services include a full service ski shop selling all 6 major brands of ski equipment with demos available. Waxing, lessons and trailside lodging are also available.
  • U.P. Fabricating Co., Inc. U.P. Fabricating Co., Inc. U.P. Fabricating has a broad industry support focus: Mining, Forestry, Agriculture, Energy, Marine, Processing, Manufacturing and Structural Applications. Companies in these sectors can face a variety of challenges including operational or maintenance problems, special equipment requirements or repairs, plant improvements, or unique structural designs.
  • Hidden Bay Sports Hidden Bay Sports Hidden Bay Sports supplies apparel to quiet sports enthusiasts all over the United States and other international countries. 20 years ago we started our company with a simple motto, supply our customers with quality products for a fair price while giving them superior customer service. If you like our mission, come along for the ride. Custom Active Apparel made in the USA
  • GTac







    Silver Partners $1000 - $1999

  • City of Ironwood City of Ironwood The City of Ironwood welcomes all of the SISU Skiers, their families and friends to the area. Have a great time and comeback again to enjoy our year round outdoor sport opportunities.



  • WUPCVB Western Upper Peninsula Visitor and Convention Bureau Explore Western Upper Michigan! Come and enjoy the incredible snowmobile trails and four ski resorts in our area during the months of winter. The Western U.P. averages over 17 feet of annual snowfall thanks to our pristine Lake Effect snowfalls. Snowshoe, cross-country ski, ice fish, snowmobile or ski and snowboard! There is plenty to do in Big Snow Country.






  • Hammer Nutrition Hammer Nutrition Hammer Nutrition is dedicated to providing quality products, information, and support to anyone from the everyday athlete to the professional level endurance athlete.

  • Gogebic Community College

  • Miljes Ski Trails
    Ski Miljes is a privately owned family business since the early 80's. Milje's ski trails are located 2 miles south of Wakefield, MI in the heart of the U.P.'s snowbelt. Classic trails through a mix of hardwood forests and cedar swamps make this area a gem to experience.

    Copper Partners $600 - $999

  • Indianhead Motel Ironwood, Michigan - Linda Jindrich and Morgan Grasso
  • Classic Motor Inn
  • AtomicAtomic Ski and Boots for Race, Freeride, Nordic, Touring. We are Skiing.
  • Wakefield Visitor Center/ Chamber of Commerce
  • Ironwood Area School District
  • Ironwood Chamber of Commerce
  • Hurley Chamber of Commerce
  • Fast Wax
  • Iron Partners $300 - $599

  • My Web Maestro - Offical web host of the SISU Ski Fest My Web Maestro provides web design and development services, hosting, domain names, email marketing and more... virtually everything you need!
  • Haven North Condominium 888-404-2836
  • Powderhound LodgeClose to xc ski trails. Individual & group lodging 888.941.SNOW
  • Copper Peak Incorporated
  • Lighthouse Family Church
  • The Smile Inn, Dr. Michael Gregor
  • Silent Sports
  • The Master Skier
  • Rapid Grafiks and Signs
  • Dancing Raven Artwork
  • Ironwood Cleaners & Laundromat
  • Midland Cooperative
  • Hobby Wheel
  • Routsala Construction
  • Supporting Partners $50 - $299

  • Dennis Ferson
  • Healing Hands Massage 715-561-2880 ambs@centurytel.net
  • Makela, Pollack and Ahonen, PLLC Certified Public Accountants
  • GTAC
  • Hitt's Fine Furniture
  • Ben Franklin
  • Little Caesars Pizza
  • Ironwood Kiwanis Club
  • Main Street Fitness
  • Steger Mukluks footwear
  • Steve and Karen Thomas
  • GTac
  • Rossi Wear
  • Lahti's
  • Bessemer Area Schools
  • McKevitt-Patrick Funeral Services
  • Jim & Corrine Richie
  • WHRY-WUPM
  • WJMS
  • Temperature Control Services
  • Stormy Kromer
  • Butch Semmerling Farm
  • Mara Maher
  • Dave & Barb Patrick
  • Downtown Art Place (DAP)
  • Festival Ironwood
  • Friends of the Miner Park
  • K-Kaptain $250

  • Dr Tom and Carol Herfort
  • Gemma Lamb
  • GTac
  • Pat & Lisa Quenan
  • Molly Wieringa, Lily Wieringa
  • Hurley Coffee Guys “58”
  • Bill and Kathy Richie
  • Dr. Marc and Jean Santini
  • River Valley Bank Steep Creek Outfitters & Cafe

    Paul Sturgul Law Little Finland Coleman Engineering


    Sylvania Forest Consultants Aspirus Home Medical Products & Services Click for Ironwood, Michigan Forecast

     
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