Treasure Hunt Is On!

Throughout history, the search for treasure has led people beyond the edges of the map. Treasure stories abound in the Upper Peninsula. From the riches of the treasure ship SS Comet, to the lure of lost gold mines and the Wall of Silver, the rewards can be fantastic and the adventures unforgettable. This ice season Michigan Ice Fest is getting in on the hunt. We’re excited to send worthy treasure seekers into far flung corners of the U.P.’s ice climbing world.


Here’s How it works Each week of the ice climbing season leading up to the festival we’ll hide a piece of treasure somewhere in the Munising Area. We’ll release clues every couple of days through our social media channels to guide hunters to the prize until someone finds the treasure. Treasure will be Michigan Ice Fest gear and prizes from our sponsors. During the Festival we’ll hide the:

Grand Prize: A Golden Ticket worth a lifetime registration to the Michigan Ice Fest! A prize equal to the adventure of finding it!


Our first prize package is now hidden- be sure to check our social media channels for the clues to find the prize package. Once you find the container- bring it back to Down Wind Sports 112 Elm Munising MI 49862 and our employees will hook you up with what you have won!