Huron-Manistee National Forests

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Huron-Manistee National Forests

Address:1755 S Mitchell St
Cadillac, MI 49601

Phone:231-775-2421
Fax:231-775-5551
Phone:800-821-6263
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r9/hmnf
Size: 964,000 acres.
Location:Huron NF is in east-central Michigan; Manistee NF is in west-central Michigan. Accessible by US 10, 23, 27, 31, and 131; MI 20, 33, 37, 46, 55, 65, 72, and 82. Nearby cities/towns include Big Rapids, Cadillac, Manistee, Grayling, Harrisville, and Muskegon.
Facilities:Visitor center, 20 campgrounds, 5group camps, dispersed camping, picnic sites, boat launches, trails (330+ miles), scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, OHV riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:The historic Lumberman's Monument, erected in 1932; access to Lake Huron and Lake Michigan and their excellent beaches.

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As a freshman in high school, Maddie became the first CF patient to complete the Xtreme Hike: a one-day, 21-mile hike with her mom through the hills of the Manistee National Forest in Michigan.
Identification of Common Barberry (Berberis vulgaris L.) in the Manistee National Forest of Michigan.
2.--Distribution of American marten resting site structures by tree species found from May 2011 through December 2013 in the Manistee National Forest in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.
3.--Number of times American marten were documented to reuse particular resting sites from May 2011 through December 2013 in the Manistee National Forest in Michigan Northern Lower Peninsula
Chittenden Nursery is situated amid the scenic beauty of the Manistee National Forest, which is known for its hundreds of lakes, rivers, and streams and the unique sand dunes on the shores of Lake Michigan.
Our study sites were located on the southern portion of the Manistee National Forest, in western Lower Michigan between 43.55[degrees]N, 86.09[degrees]W and 43.48[degrees]N, 86.32[degrees]W.
Parts of southern Missaukee County lies within the Pere Marquette State Forest, which connects to the much larger Manistee National Forest in the county's southwest corner.
Mesick sits on the northern boundary of Manistee National Forest, and in 2000-2001 there were several reports of lions along the Big Manistee River northeast of Mesick in southern Kalkaska County (Rusz 2001, pers.
On May 5, 1980, a 213-acre slash burn in jackpine on Michigan's Manistee National Forest, fanned by the winds of an unexpected cold front, jumped a major highway, consumed 25,000 acres in one afternoon, took the life of one Forest Service firefighter, and destroyed 44 homes on adjacent private lands.