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

SOME CLOUDS, humidity 88%, barometer 30.15,
wind 2 mph NNW
Partial sunshine
53°F | 34°F
Partial sunshine
Partly sunny and breezy
48°F | 35°F
Partly sunny and breezy
Clouds and sunshine
50°F | 35°F
Clouds and sunshine
A thunderstorm possible in the afternoon
52°F | 42°F
A thunderstorm possible in the afternoon
Milder with partial sunshine
59°F | 41°F
Milder with partial sunshine

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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