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Manistee River

Manistee, MI
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Manistee River Canoeing Day Tour
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Shared by canoeists and fishermen, this majestic river with high, white dunes and bordered by forests, flows into Lake Michigan.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw this river on several areas throughout the Manistee-Huron National Forest. Beautiful river with several pull off areas and walking trails. Be sure to visit Tippy Dam, it has a long steep trail with hundreds of steps but is worth the view of the...More

Thank MidWest45
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful day on the river Geese landing Turkeys and deer along the bank Even a black mink was seen! Unbelievable the numerous Bald Eagles Fishing along the river seen one fish heading for the nest. God's country for sure

Thank duane17
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you want to see the "CATCH" of the day hang out at the marina of the Manistee River, you will be blown away at the size and amount of fish that are hauled in here.

Thank car0la66
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the downtown area along the river, a quaint Area that runs along the river with shops and restaurants on both sides of the street. Plenty of shopping for the whole family and you can watch the Fishing boats come in and out or if...More

Thank johnbitter
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The farther you go, the more secluded it gets. Great peace river, good fishing and kayaking. My favorite

Thank 83jefferyt
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Relax city, enjoy beautiful michigan lake, one small thing: do not have many fishing piers, overall, very quite peaceful place

Thank Bluesky9896
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent walking around looking for Beach glass, just great walking down the beach so peaceful ! With a nice cigar from downtown manistee. Nice shopping

Thank Larry V
Reviewed 24 July 2016

There is a very nice paved walk along the Manistee River easily accessed from the pretty historic town.

Thank HarrisSurrey
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful scenery, beautiful water, great people, a hidden gem. This really is a treasure. I wish I would have come here sooner.

Thank dooby86
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The walk a long the river is just beautiful. Very comfertable for every one to walk there including wheel chairs. An easy walk few yards from the centeral road of Manistee. The view is very very nice. Realy worth spending the time there. One hour...More

Thank menachemle
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