Year-round research. Technical training. Business workshops. Meetings, retreats, and reunions for family, friends, and colleagues. Ford Center and Forest, located 40.6 miles south of Michigan Tech's main campus in Houghton and 10 miles from the shores of Lake Superior, is an outdoor and environmental education center with full-service conference facilities and lodging in historic Alberta Village, built by Henry Ford and operated as a field station supporting research and natural resource education since 1954.
Cruise Husky Drive. Model T Lane. Or a forest stand, in our 3,700 acres of diverse hardwood, jack pine, and forested wetlands. Canoe, or ice fish, on Lake Plumbago.