We are on the Cheboygan River, which is the top end of the vast Inland
Waterway going south, which is miles and miles of interconnecting
lakes and rivers, offering some of the very best in Michigan boating,
swimming, water skiing, and fishing.County boat launch & trailer
parking just down the street at the Lincoln Bridge. Boat rentals
readily available in town.
The Mackinaw Bridge, gateway to the vast outdoor wonderland of the
famous upper peninsula, is only a short fourteen mile scenic drive
along the south shore of Lake Huron, as is the Ferry Landing to the
magical old world charm of beautiful Mackinaw Island. A day trip treat
the whole family will enjoy immensely.
Fishing – one of the many areas to fish in Cheboygan is on the
Cheboygan River. Public fishing areas along the river include the DNR
Dock, Cheboygan County Marina, Major City Park, Washington Park and
the Cheboygan Dam. In addition, great fishing spots can be found along
the Inland Waterway, such as Mullett Lake, Burt Lake, Black Lake and
Golf – Cheboygan Golf & Country Club, 1431 Old Mackinaw Rd. 18 hole
course, Mullett Lake Golf & Country Club, 1096 Mullett Lake Rd. 9 hole
Gordon Turner Park – N. Huron. Enjoy swimming, a playground, picnics,
walks along the boardwalk, visit the Crib Lighthouse, bird watching,
soccer fields, or just take in a panoramic view of Lake Huron and the
Straits of Mackinac. The Cheboygan County Marina is also located here,
take a walk and enjoy looking at the boats.
Black Mountain Forest Recreation Area – 13 miles out of Cheboygan on
Twin Lakes Rd. Hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, hiking, mountain
biking, horseback riding, camping, cross-country skiing, and off road
Downtown - Downtown Cheboygan has much to offer everyone! Whether it’s
shopping, dining or strolling along the river, enjoying a summer
concert, or catching one of the many Downtown events, you’ll want to
make Downtown Cheboygan your destination.
Summer Concert Series in Washington Park – 7:00 p.m. Beginning the
last Thursday in June and continuing through the last Thursday in August.
Kingston Theater – 406 N. Main Street. Downtown complex with five
Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw – located on Coast Guard Drive just
northeast of the State Street Bridge. The Cutter Mackinaw is the
newest, ship in the Coast Guard fleet! Tours are available.
Historical Society Museum of Cheboygan County – located on the corner
of Huron and Court Streets. The museum tells the story of the rise,
fall, and rebuilding of Cheboygan.