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Manistee is located at the mouth of the Manistee River on Lake Michigan.
In 1841 a sawmill was constructed on theManisteeLakeand then another on theManisteeRiver. By 1849 more settlers were coming. Things were going well until a fire swept through in 1871. Half of the buildings in the city were destroyed. Much of the city was rebuilt but this time it was brick.
In 1881 salt was discovered beneath Manistee. By 1885 there were 40 sawmills and the population was up to 14,000. Now Manistee is a stable, diverse industrial base and also is a top fruit-producing agricultural center. Manistee will always be an amazing place to live with its natural beauty of the forests, lakes and rivers.
What to Do In Manistee
The Ramsdell Theatre invites you to enjoy the fine arts. If this is one of your favorite things to do you will not be disappointed with the performances here. There is also the lovely Riverwalk, Trolley Tours and historic downtown Manistee. These things alone could keep you busy for days.
If you are ready to explore there are plenty of different parks and facilities for you to check into. You can go to the Arthur Street Boat Launch where you can fish and launch your boat. You can go to the Douglas recreation area to check out the ball field or the basketball court.Duffy Park and Fifth Avenuealso offer a great place for a ball game. These are just a few of the different parks that are readily available to the general public.
Make sure you go into Manistee’s downtown. This beautiful area is great for enjoying foods, music and art.
Healthcare & Health
West Shore Medical Center has a full range of services from emergency, diagnostic, treatment and also rehabilitation services. This nonprofit, 25-bed critical access hospital in Manistee allows for professionalism, skill and expertise found in a large medical facility but it is more personalized like a hometown hospital. The main campus is on US-31 North.
Transportation in Manistee
Manistee offers clean, safe transportation with Manistee County Transportation. You can reserve your ride by giving them the pick up address, destination address and the time you need to arrive at your destination. You also should tell if you need a vehicle with a lift.