Ironwood, Michigan: Big Stormy Kromer Cap

The red Stormy Kromer cap, a fashion badge of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, is manufactured in Ironwood. This oversized model is accompanied by a plaque explaining its history.
Address:
1238 Wall St., Ironwood, MI
Directions:
The cap has its own parking area on the south side of US Hwy 2/E. Cloverland Drive just east of the Subway and the intersection of Luxmore St.
Admission:
Free
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Big Stormy Kromer Cap

Be on the lookout for it -- the cap can be easy to miss if you're driving fast.

[Mark Flaherty, 07/29/2013]

The spot beneath the Big Stormy Kromer Cap is the place to be in a downpour.

Stormy Kromer Cap

On Cloverland Drive in Ironwood there is a giant red Stormy Kromer cap with a plaque giving a brief history of its origins. The caps have been made locally in Ironwood since 2000. The smiley face water tower of Ironwood can be seen from Cloverland Drive just past the cap.

[Laurie, 05/20/2013]

The red Stormy Kromer cap has been a fashion badge in Michigan's UP for over a century. It looks like a red baseball cap, but has been modified to be rugged, warm, and to not blow off in the UP wind.


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