Welcome to the Dead River Storage Basin Dead River Campers, Inc. was created in the mid-1990s to negotiate in the purchase of land around the Dead River Hoist Basin. The Dead River Basin is located in the Upper Peninsula (U.P.) of Michigan. It spans across Negaunee, Ishpeming, and Champion Townships of Marquette County. There are 399 shareholders that belong to Dead River Campers. The goal of our website is to provide our shareholders with a quick and convenient access to a variety of resources and information.


Our offices are located at:
213 Pearl Street, Ishpeming
(between Willey's Tire Shop and Mama Mia's Restaurant)
You can reach us at (906) 485-1975




To abide by the Governor's Stay at Home order, our offices are currently closed.  If you need assistance, please call:  485-1975



The Annual Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, June 27th; 9 am at Westwood High School.

The deadline for resolution submissions and Board of Directors nominations is Tuesday, March 31st at 3pm.


The Basin Fireworks display is scheduled for June 27th at dusk.