Fayette Historic State Park

Historic Fayette Townsite

Historic Fayette Townsite

Once a bustling industrial community that manufactured charcoal pig iron between 1867 and 1891. Attractions include 20 historic buildings, museum exhibits, walking tour and scenic overlooks.

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Once a bustling industrial community that manufactured charcoal pig iron between 1867 and 1891, Fayette offers visitors historic buildings set among the unmatched serenity of a Lake Michigan harbor, white cliffs and verdant forests. Three miles of shoreline on Big Bay De Noc. Park amenities include: sixty-one semi-modern campsites, boat camping, fully furnished, cottage that sleeps up to ten people, picnicking, beach, playground, fishing, and boat launch. Five miles of hiking trails overlooking town from limestone cliffs. Groomed for cross country skiing, perfect for the beginner.

Fayette Historic Townsite

Contact Information


4785 II Road

Garden, MI 49835

Driving Directions

Phone: (906) 644-2603

Fax: (906) 644-2666


Location of Fayette Historic State Park

Map of Michigan

Garden Weather

P/SUNNY, humidity 58%, barometer 30.05,
wind 9 mph S
Clouds breaking and chilly
48°F | 27°F
Clouds breaking and chilly
Mostly sunny and chilly
47°F | 32°F
Mostly sunny and chilly
Sun and some clouds
50°F | 33°F
Sun and some clouds
Partly sunny
53°F | 31°F
Partly sunny
Chance for a couple of showers
55°F | 35°F
Chance for a couple of showers

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Fayette Historic State Park Events

Fayette Historic State Park - Christmas in June - Garden

Date: 06/13/15

Fayette Historic State Park - A Paranormal Event - Garden

Date: 07/18/15

Fayette Historic Townsite - Fayette Heritage Day - Garden

Date: 08/08/15

Fayette Historic State Park - Fayette Fall Fest - Garden

Date: 10/03/15