Graymont Land Transaction

Graymont Mineral Exchange

  • Graymont Mineral ExchangeIn June, Graymont, Inc. submitted a proposal to exchange more than 1,700 acres of mineral rights with the DNR near the Rexton area in the eastern Upper Peninsula. The offered minerals are under state-managed surface and the desired minerals are located under federally owned surface within the Hiawatha National Forest. This proposal will receive a similar review and decision process as the original Graymont land transaction application.

    For further information on the overall mine and mineral exchange proposal, Graymont, Inc., has established a website containing additional details. The website is available at

Public Comment

  • The DNR is currently accepting public comments regarding the Graymont proposals. Input will be accepted until the DNR director reaches a final decision. Provide comments to: