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Welcome to Lake Roland ...

Lake Roland is located in the western region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).

Lake Roland is located in Houghton County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Roland: Lk. Roland

Lake Roland is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Lake Roland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Lake Roland (for example, toward Mineral Hills), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Lake Roland is located in the (906) area code.

Communities Also Named Lake Roland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Lake Roland - it's located in Maryland.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lake Roland.

Communities near Lake Roland ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lake Roland.

  • Baraga [Baraga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baraga
    • Baraga [Baraga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Lake Roland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,938 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baraga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baraga<4>
  • South Range [Houghton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Range
    • South Range [Houghton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Lake Roland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Range
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Range<4>
  • Nisula [Houghton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nisula
    • Nisula [Houghton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Lake Roland
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nisula
  • Toivola [Houghton County]
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    • Elo [Houghton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elo
      • Elo [Houghton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Lake Roland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elo
    • Pelkie [Baraga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelkie
      • Pelkie [Baraga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Lake Roland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelkie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelkie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelkie<4>
    • Champion Mine [Houghton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Champion Mine
      • Champion Mine [Houghton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Lake Roland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Champion Mine
    • Greenland [Ontonagon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenland
      • Greenland [Ontonagon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Lake Roland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenland<4>
    • Mass City [Ontonagon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mass City
      • Mass City [Ontonagon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Lake Roland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mass City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mass City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mass City<4>
    • Rousseau [Ontonagon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rousseau
      • Rousseau [Ontonagon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Lake Roland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rousseau

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lake Roland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake Roland.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lake Roland. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lake Roland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lake Roland. See our Newspapers Page for Lake Roland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Roland ...

Looking for more information about Lake Roland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lake Roland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lake Roland.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lake Roland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Houghton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Roland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Roland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lake Roland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake RolandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Roland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8820, Longitude: -88.8561    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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