Local Area

CANOEING
Shomler Canoes & Kayaks, Address: 11390 M37, Irons, MI 49644. Phone (231) 862-3475. Canoe, Kayak, or Raft the Pine River. Weekday and group rates available. http://shomlercanoes.com/

Pine Creek Livery, Address: 13604 M55 • Wellston, MI 49689. Phone (231) 848-7170. Canoe service is offered for the Big and Little Manistee Rivers. http://www.michigan.org/property/pine-creek-livery/

Pine River Paddlesports Center, Address: 9590 M37 South, Wellston, MI 49689. Phone (231) 862-3471. PRPC Rents canoes, kayaks, and rafts on the Pine and Manistee Rivers, Michigan Premiere paddle sports rivers. Featured in the AAA's "Michigan’s Best Treasures Award" 2001. http://www.thepineriver.com/

RESTAURANTS
Oak Grove Tavern – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Cross over Bosschem road, continuing on Pine Lake Rd and you dead-end into Seaman Rd (where the Lumber Jack is). Take a Right onto Seaman Rd. Continue on Seaman Rd until you get by the Dublin General Store. Take a Right at the road just past the Dublin General Store (this is Seaman Rd again). Continue on Seaman Rd until you get to Jackies (located on the corner of Seaman Rd and 10 ½ Mile Rd.). Take a Left on 10 ½ Mile Rd and just a little ways down you will see the Oak Grove Tavern on the Left. Phone (231) 266-5562. http://www.oakgrovebar.com/

Lumber Jack – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Cross over Bosschem road, continuing on Pine Lake Rd and you will dead-end into the Lumber Jack. Please note that they do not serve alcoholic beverages. Great breakfast for the price. They also will deliver pizza to you… if they have a driver that night to do it. Phone (231) 848-7777.

Jackie’s Place – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Cross over Bosschem road, continuing on Pine Lake Rd and you dead-end into Seaman Rd (where the Lumber Jack is). Take a Right onto Seaman Rd. Continue on Seaman Rd until you get by the Dublin General Store. Take a Right at the road just past the Dublin General Store (this is Seaman Rd again). Continue on Seaman Rd until you get to Jackies. Jackies is located on the corner of Seaman Rd and 10 ½ Mile Rd. Phone (231) 266-8382.

STORES and MARKETS
Dublin General Store – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Cross over Bosschem road, continuing on Pine Lake Rd and you dead-end into Seaman Rd (where the Lumber Jack is). Take a Right onto Seaman Rd. Continue on Seaman Rd until you get to Dublin. The store is on your Left. It is a Spartan store supermarket. Has almost everything, including hardware, fishing tackle, food, beer, etc… They usually have good specials on everything! The Dublin Store is famous for their many varieties of their homemade “JERKY”. Phone (231) 859-4188. http://www.dublinstore.com

Dublin Pharmacy – In the Dublin General Store. Phone (231) 859-4129.

M-55 Market – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Take a Left onto Bosschem road up to M-55. Take a Right on M-55 and the store is a little ways down on your Right (in town). Phone (231) 848-4579.

Town & Country Discount Variety Store – Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Take a Left onto Bosschem road up to M-55. Take a Right on M-55 and the store is a little ways down on your Left (in town). Quick and easy place to pick up items from the everyday necessities of life to nick-nacks; health & beauty aids, house wares, hardware, and personal items. Phone (231) 848-4487.

Fishing: Andy’s Bait and Tackle (231) 477-5737 and Pappy's Bait & Tackle (231) 848-4142. Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Take a Left onto Bosschem road up to M-55. Take a Right on M-55 and the stores are is a little ways down (in town).

Gas Station: White Tail Party Mart (231) 848-4315, premium liquors, beer, wine and kegs. Lotto, DVD rentals, groceries, deluxe ice cream cones, ATM and more. Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Take a Left onto Bosschem road up to M-55. Take a Right on M-55 and the gas station is a little ways down (in town).

Wellston Flea Market and Auction - Open flea market every Sat & Sun and Holidays during the summer. Also every Saturday night, they hold an auction, featuring many new items, and some times they even have an estate to auction off. Take Pine Lake Rd out back to Bosschem Rd. Take a Left onto Bosschem road up to M-55. Take a Right on M-55 and take a Right onto Seaman Rd (Mobil Station on corner). The market is down on your Left. Phone (231) 848-4789 or (231) 848-4143.

BUY YOUR Fishing License:
http://www.mdnr-elicense.com/Welcome/Default.aspx

FISHING LINKS:
http://www.michigantroutstreams.com/
http://www.schmidtoutfitters.com/
http://www.fishmanistee.com
http://www.fishweb.com
http://www.manisteecounty.com/fishingcapital.htm
http://www.wellstonmichigan.com/thingstodo/fishing.html
http://www.michigan-sportsman.com/

FALL COLOR TOUR
http://www.wmta.org/autumn-color-tours-19

Little River Casino
http://www.littlerivercasinos.com

Down Hill and Cross Country Skiing:
Caberfae Peaks Ski & Golf Resort
http://www.michiweb.com/cabpeaks
Crystal Mountain Resort Ski & Golf
http://www.crystalmountain.com
Big M X-Country Link
http://skibigm.org

Golf:
Caberfae Peaks Ski & Golf Resort
http://www.michiweb.com/cabpeaks
Crystal Mountain Resort Ski & Golf
http://www.crystalmountain.com
The Heathlands Golf Course
http://www.heathlands.com
Manistee National Golf & Resort
http://www.manisteenational.com

Hiking/Walking/Biking:
Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness
http://gorp.away.com/gorp/resource/us_wilderness_area/mi_nordh.htm

Travel Info:
West Michigan Tourist Association
http://www.wmta.org

Snowmobile Info
http://www.michiweb.com/snowmobile
Arts and Culture Alliance of Manistee County
http://www.allartsmanistee.com

Ludington http://www.ludington.org
Irons http://www.ironsarea.com
Kaleva http://www.kalevami.com

Manistee links
http://www.manistee.com
http://www.manisteecounty.com
http://www.manistee-cvb.com

Local Services

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  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical services
  • Restaurants
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