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




On Monday, July 2, 2018 the election ballots were counted by the Law Firm of McDonald & Wolf.  The election results are as follows:


Total Ballots Cast:  260




Joe Ervin:           186

Gary Goodman:  138

Mike Nardi:        149


Non-signed Ballot:  1


We would like to congratulate Joe Ervin on his re-election, welcome Mike Nardi to the DRCI board and thank Gary Goodman for his many years of service.