At the mouth of the river sits the city of Manistee. This historic lumber town offers unique historical sites, excellent lodging, and a wide range of dining – as well as the scenic beaches of beautiful Lake Michigan. Manistee has a historic downtown with many original buildings from the Victorian era. The entire Downtown District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are a good variety of retail stores in Manistee, many of which are locally owned and operated. Manistee is home to world class fishing.
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