Thank you for your interest in the management of Keweenaw National Historical Park. National Park Service staff and the park's advisory commission work closely with park partners, local governments, organizations and area residents to further the efforts of historic preservation of structures and landscapes important to the region's copper mining history. In this section of our website you will find documents and information related to the management of the park. Feel free to contact us if you need additional information.
The purpose of business planning in the National Park Service is to improve the ability of parks to communicate their financial and operational status to principal stakeholders. (Adobe Interactive PDF 5.6 MB)
Preparing for a Second Century of Stewardship and Engagemen (Adobe, PDF 5.54 MB)
Did You Know?
To reach 9,260 feet down into the shafts of the Quincy copper mine, the world's largest steam-driven hoist was built in 1918. The Nordberg Steam Hoist and its reinforced concrete building, with brick veneer and Italian-tiled walls, cost over $370,000 but was used for only eleven years.