Welcome to the Huron-Manistee National Forests

Kirtlands Warbler Calendar Contest Snowmobiling Winter Camping Cross Country Ski Trails A photo of the Au sable with the words Wild and Scenic Action Plan



About Us:

Lying between the shores of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron in the northern half of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, is the nearly one-million-acre Huron-Manistee National Forests.



Plan Your Trip

Seasonal Highlights

Checking a map

It's Almost the Season!

Trails open December 1. Are you ready to ride? The HMNFs have about 600 miles of snowmobile trails across the state for you! 

Hunting - man with deer

Hunting Season(s)

Fall hunting seasons are upon us. Make sure you have the right information when hunting on National Forest System lands.

Need to Know

Plan Your Trip: Passes and Permits  Plan Your Trip: Maps and Publications  Plan Your Trip: Contact An Office  Plan Your Trip: Christmas Trees




Discover the Forest

 Plan Your Trip: Sled a Trail  Plan Your Trip: Winter Pedal Power  Plan Your Trip: Winter Camping  Plan Your Trip: Ice Fishing








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