Here’s an invitation to step off the grid and step into a world where the sunsets come in colors we didn’t know existed. Where the forests whisper, run and play, a place of endless possibilities. A small town right out of a storybook – Manistee.
Step off the grid and step into a world where fall sunsets come in colors we didn’t know existed. Just off the beaten path, we find Manistee. A Historic city where the water reminds us to just slow down. Waiting on the western shore of Michigan, you'll find the space to golf, hike, wander and sail. Meander nationally acclaimed highway M-22, where fall bursts with color – the hills come alive with vibrant oranges, reds, burgundies and yellows. Pumpkins and cornstalks line the roads and the apples are yours for the picking. So here’s Manistee's invitation to just slow down in Pure Michigan.
Explore self guided tours along with turn by turn directions to over 500 outdoor recreation sites. Find a comprehensive list of area events, shopping, dining and lodging.
Something for everyone; relax by the beach, hike along Lake Michigan, or stay overnight in a Great Lakes Steam Ship, the SS City of Milwaukee, a must see sight in nautical history.
Check out the video's of Manistee's fine collection of historic buildings.
Get outside and play in the fresh, clean air of northern Michigan in Manistee County. If you like doing it - we've got it!
Leave it all behind and discover Manistee County. A place which will take you back in time. No neon, billboards and stop and go lights.
Planning a weekend getaway or family vacation..our event calendar will assist you. Manistee's signature events include:
Shopping & Dining
Stroll through our historic downtown and shop the wine stores, clothing boutiques, classic shoe stores, coffee shops, diners and pubs. No cookie cutter stores here.
A wide variety of properties to fit any budget. Manistee has exactly what you are looking for. Check out our travel specials.
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