Paxton Resources
132 N. Otsego Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: 989.732.9400
Fax: 989.732.8383



Paxton Resources is a Michigan owned independent Oil and Gas operating company based out of Gaylord. For over 17 years, Paxton has been on the cutting edge of technology and innovation in unconventional shale development. Building on its experience in the Antrim shale, Paxton has been successful over the recent years in Southern Michigan, using the most advanced exploration methods to complete a number of oil wells.

Paxton's employees live, work and play in Michigan. In doing so, they understand and appreciate their responsibilities as stewards of the land. Having developed most of their projects in Northern Michigan, Paxton is uniquely experienced and has worked closely with the state including DEQ/DNR to ensure the preservation and protection of wildlife habitat, wetlands, and hunting grounds.