Partners

Event Partners

UP Health System - 500 Campus Drive; Hancock, Michigan | 906-483-1000 | Website

UP Health System is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care system in Hancock. UP Health System has 96 beds and treats nearly 2,000 inpatients each year. UP Health System offers one of only two Level III ACS verified trauma centers in Michigan, and an Express Care walk-in clinic in Houghton. UP Health System provides a variety of healthcare services throughout Houghton, Baraga, Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties, with facilities in Calumet, Hancock, Houghton, Lake Linden and Ontonagon.

Race Partners

River Valley Bank
56500 U.S. Hwy. 41 Calumet, MI 49913
906-337-0200
Website
Northern MI Land Brokers
2552 US 41 West Ste 100 Marquette, MI 49855
(906)225-LAND
Website
Keweenaw Convention & Visitors Bureau
56638 Calumet Ave. Calumet, MI
906-337-4579
Website
Sponsor of the 50k Classic Race

Supporting Partners

Available! E-mail us, info@greatbearchase.com if you’re interested in supporting our race!

Trailbuilder Partners

Available! E-mail us, info@greatbearchase.com if you’re interested in supporting our race!

We’d like to also thank the following business for donating prizes for the GBC raffle:

Joey’s Seafood & Grill | Country Inn & Suites | Ramada Waterfront | Holiday Inn Express | Magnuson Franklin Square Inn

The Great Bear Chase is the main fundraising event for the Copper Island Cross Country Ski Club, which maintains Swedetown Trails. Your support helps keep these trails active, clean and available for future generations of skiers. Learn more about the Swedetown Trails here, and e-mail us, info@greatbearchase.com, if you’re interested in supporting the race and trails.