Places to Visit

Places to Visit while in Mancelona & Antrim County

Antrim County is filled with spectacular natural areas, scenery and wildlife.  Here are a few of our favorites.  GPS locations are provided for many of them.   The Chamber of Commerce welcomes your calls and inquiries.  We will glady assist you with directions, if needed.  Don't forget the camera - it's beautiful out there!

Jordan River National Fish Hatchery  

Jordan Valley & Pinney Bridge 

Deadman's Hill Scenic Overlook   

Landslide Creek Overlook  

Cascade Road  

Green Lake  

Wetzel Lake  

Grass River Natural Area 

Johnson's Pond  

Sand Lake  

North Country Trail System - hiking and backpacking

Also visit


Palmer Park in Mancelona GPS: GPS: 44.89539 N, -85.06270 W Baseball diamonds, pavilion, playground, basketball court, tennis court, restrooms. Palmer Park is located in the southeast corner of the Village of Mancelona on Palmer Park Road, between US 131 & County Road 571 (Darragh Road). To reserve the pavilion for private functions, please contact the Village of Mancelona, 231-587-8331.

Railroad Park in Mancelona GPS: GPS: 44.90416 N, -85.06611 W Located on the east side of US 131 at the traffic light. Picnic area, playground, and exercise equipment.

Triangle Park - downtown Mancelona at the clock - location for the Summer Celebration outdoor, free concerts (see our calendar of events for schedule)