Fitness Center

The UP Health System - Portage Fitness Center in Houghton offers competitive rates and specialized programs to help people of all ages achieve their personal fitness and health goals.

Address and Phone

921 W Sharon Avenue
Houghton, MI 49931

(906) 483-1149

Fitness Center Guidelines 

We ask that you adhere to the following guidelines to help us ensure the safety of our members and staff. 

  • Do not come to the Fitness Center if you are not feeling well or are having any symptoms of illness.
  • Fitness participants will use the back entrance to enter and exit the facility.
  • Please scan your fitness card at the front desk, near the entrance to the gym.
  • Equipment must be cleaned after each use by the user - disinfecting wipes or spray will be available throughout the gym.

What are your health goals?

  • Do you want to lose weight?
  • Be more toned?
  • Adopt a healthy lifestyle?

Whatever your goals may be, we can help.

Our philosophy is simple

We think anyone and everyone has the right to a fit lifestyle. You can start wherever you are right now and take steps toward a better, healthier you. Our staff is here to show you how.

What can our facility offer you?

  • Great location
  • Locker rooms with men's and women's saunas
  • Personal trainers on staff
  • State-of-the-art cardio equipment and weight resistance machines (including Cybex, Precor, Woodway, Scifit and Freemotion)
  • TRX Suspension training
  • BodyCraft cycling bikes
  • Kettlebells
  • BoSU balls
  • Free weights
  • Indoor rowing machine
  • Group exercise room
  • Fun and friendly atmosphere
  • Towel service (see Front Desk for towels) 
  • Fitness Cinema
  • Stretching area

Contact us

For more information about fitness, please call (906) 483-1149.