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





The Dead River Campers, Inc. Annual Meeting is set for June 30, 2018 at Westwood High School.  The deadline for Shareholder Resolutions and Board of Director Nominations is March 31st, 2018.  There are two seats available on the DRCI Board of Directors.

Please send your nominations or resolutions to:



                                                                                      P.O. Box 323

                                                                                      Ishpeming, MI  49849