Our wonderful natural resources are considered part of our community fabric. Recreational planning in Marquette Township aims to develop and promote recreational opportunities that meet the needs of the township’s residents, visitors and tourists — regardless of their abilities.

Marquette Township features three (3) major recreational trail networks:

Iron Ore Heritage Trail

Noquemanon Trail Network

North Country Trail Network


The Heartwood Forest Property, Echo Lake Recreation Area, Hogback Mountain, Sugarloaf Mountain, Little Presque Isle Recreation Area, and Wetmore Landing are also recreation opportunities found in Marquette Township. Township-owned facilities include: Lions Field in Trowbridge, Schwemwood Park/Iron Ore Heritage Trailhead, and the Marquette Township Community Center (Township Hall).