This four-season wonderland offers some of the finest
scenery and recreation in the Midwest. Its moderate summer temperatures
and average winter snowfall of 180 inches, make it ideal for sightseers
as well as woodland, water and winter sports enthusiasts.
Houghton's unique restaurants and shops only
complement the area's many natural and historical attractions. Houghton
is a beautiful city with a vibrant business community.
The influence of Michigan Technological University
has also helped it become an international community with a rich
culture of arts and education.
The City of Houghton can also be experienced at its web site.
City of Houghton