Mesick, Michigan is the mushroom capital in the United States. Steelhead fishing, beautiful flowers and woodland surprises such as tasteful morel mushrooms with of course our annual Mesick Mushroom Festival. Then nearby Manistee River helps define the wonderful quality of life here. Mesick, Michigan is a small town with great schools, nearby industry and a hometown feeling.
Mesick, Michigan is rightly famous for our Morel Mushroom festival but, we also have other great extraordinary tasting mushrooms that pop their head up, in our surrounding area so you can enjoy more festivals and picking fun through out the year.
While exploring the area you can find
the gorgeous footbridge pictured here and you may locate
a hidden waterfall, one of only three in the lower
peninsula of Michigan; it is just outside the town of