Manistee

Manistee

Every Friday and Saturday in October the S.S. City of Milwaukee transforms into the Manistee Ghost Ship! This tour will satisfy anyone looking for that fall “scare” For more information on the ghost ship, or the S.S. City of Milwaukee, visit their website at: www.carferry.com

December 6 - December 9, 2018 Step back in time as you take part in one of Michigan’s most unique holiday celebrations. An entire weekend of excitement including the Victorian Sleighbell Parade with horse drawn entries, bagpipers, reindeer meet and greet and carolers elegantly dressed in Victorian style attire.

Manistee County is home of Lake Michigan beaches, the Manistee River, and Manistee Northpier Lighthouse, the Manistee National Forest, Championship Golfing, world class fishing and some of the best waterways in Michigan. Find travel ideas for visiting the Manistee Area with our comprehensive Travel Plans.

For most of the last century, the Cohodas Farm and later Lakeview Orchards was a showcase farm in the county and in the state. With its close proximity to Lake Michigan and high relative elevations (up to 900 feet above sea level in places), the farm was perfect for fruit production.