Welcome to Manistee County, home of Lake Michigan beaches, the Manistee River, Northpier Lighthouse, the Manistee National Forest and world class fishing.
Getaway to Manistee, Michigan
For some, winter is one of the best seasons in West Michigan. No crowds...the air is fresh and clean...and snow provides some of the best entertainment around! Here in Manistee County, choose your activity; snowshoeing, snowmobiling or cross country skiing. With 147 miles of snowmobile trails, and nearly 100 miles of groomed ski trails, you will find a wide open space that's waiting for you.
Get outside and play in the fresh, crisp air of northern Michigan. With 147 miles of snowmobile trails and nearly 100 miles of groomed cross country and snowshoe trails carved out of the Manistee National Forest, you can dodge the winter blues in Manistee County.
Planning a weekend getaway or family vacation...our event calendar will assist you. Manistee's signature events include:
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 in Manistee County. Take a stroll down the Manistee Riverwalk or take on the thrill of the tables at the Little River Casino. It happens all happens here in Manistee County.
Check out Manistee's fine collection of historic buildings. Four self guided routes will take you through historic downtown.
Spend the day on Scenic M-22. The pure white snow makes the road, the fields and the hills come alive, showing the tall pines peeking through the rolling meadows accompanied by snowmobiles and skiers as you make your way up M-22.
Shopping & Dining
Stroll through our historic downtown and shop the quaint businesses, 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.
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