The West Mackinac Recreation Area Association covers the western portion of Mackinac County, including the Upper Peninsula towns of Curtis and Gould City and Milakokia Lake.

Resorts, Cabins, Cottages, Food & Beverages, Construction, and Excavating
in the Manistique Lakes Area
* Bingo on Wednesday nights at the Newton Township Hall in Gould City
West Mackinac Recreation Area

Approximately one hour west of the mighty Mackinac Bridge, within 2 hours of all of the following attractions: Casino Gambling, Golf, Mini-Golf, X-Country Skiing, ATV and Snowmobile Trails, Waterfalls, Lighthouses, lakes, rivers, and streams for various types of fishing, hunting for deer, bear, grouse, snowshoe hare, ducks and geese.

We are close to the Tahquamenon Falls, Pictured Rocks, Big Spring (KITCH-ITI-KIPI), Mackinac Island, Point Iroquois Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, Mystery Spot, Gar Lyn Zoological Park, Shrine of the Missionaries, Soo Locks, Seul Choix Lighthouse, Park and Museum, National Ski Hall of Fame, Fort Brady, Father Marquette Memorial, Seney National Wildlife Refuge, Whitefish Point Lighthouse and the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum.

GREEN GABLES RESORT - One and three bedroom cottages on beautiful Milakokia Lake. Each cottage comes with a 14' aluminum boat with rental motors available. Housekeeping cottages are complete with kitchens and full baths. Provide your own linens and paper products. All are lake front with a screened porch. Fish for Pike, Perch, Walleye, or Small Mouth Bass. We have a sandy bottom swimming area, grass yard, a 100 foot dock and fish cleaning house. * NO PETS * Call or write for information and brochure or E-Mail Us. Green Gables Resort, N6129 Milakokia Lake Road, Gould City, MI 49838. Phone: (906) 477-6207.



FRED BURTON & SON CONSTRUCTION. N6610 County Road H-33. Gould City, MI 49848. Phone: (906) 477-6083


LITTLE COVE RESORT on Milakokia Lake. Three 2 and one 3 bedroom cottage, each with a boat. Rental motors available. Campground with flush toilets. 200 feet of Milakokia Lake shoreline with private docks. Childrens play area. Fish, swim, snowmobile or relax. 60 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge, we are one mile south of US 2 on East Milakokia Lake Road. Call 906-477-9956, Write Little Cove Resort, N5956 E. Milakokia Lake Road, Gould City MI, 49838 or E-Mail Us for information.


DAN'S CEDAR SHORES RESORT on South Manistique Lake is located only 7 miles north of US-2. Five two-bedroom cabins with full-sized beds and a hide-a-bed in the living area. Full kitchens. Docking space, boat, campfire ring. Motors available for rent. Ice fishing, spearing, & shacks for rent. Hunters specials: October 1 through December 1. Pet Friendly Open year round. Contact Dan & Kathy Miller, W18209 Brotherton Road, Gould City, MI 49838. Phone: 906-586-9474

McNEIL'S BAR is located at N6154 South Gould City Road, 1 mile south of Highway US-2 in quiet downtown Gould City. Dozens of photographs adorn the walls. Full of Gould City history. Lots of state land for hunting & fishing south in Simmons Woods. Great ATV riding.

Bear Check-In Station. . . Game Cooler

Enjoy our outdoor deck and horseshoes.

Join us for daily specials or a "whistle shot" when one of the many trains pass through. Clean and friendly. You are only a stranger here once. Phone: (906) 477-9915.

1st, 2nd, & 3rd Season Bear Hunts
Call for pricing and availability

Newberry Area
Bruce: Phone: 616-292-4683 or 616-566-0183

Bergland Area
Joey: Phone: 906-869-5579

Hunt includes 2 active baits per Hunter with tree stands or ground blinds, transportation to and from baits, recovery, and processing. (Coolers available in town.)

Newberry Hunt also includes food and lodging


FARMHOUSE RESTAURANT Family restaurant located on Highway US-2 near the Manistique Lakes. Open daily from 7 am to 9 pm. Specialties include homemade bread, soup, and desert. Fish Fry on Friday. Next door to Michihistrigan Campground & Recreational Area. W17838 US-2, Gould City, MI 49838. Phone: 906-477-6220.


  Home and Business Remodeling. 
Pole Buildings - Garages - Siding and Replacement Windows  LICENSED & INSURED 
George Tremblay - Gould City, MI. 49838
  (906)477-6952 and (906)477-9915

BINGO, sponsored by West Mackinac Recreation Area Association

Wednesday nights at the Newton Township Hall in Gould City. Doors open at 5:30 pm and calling of the games starts at 7:00 pm. We have both hard cards and papers. Our two large games are The Big Diamond at $500.00 and The Coverall at $300.00, depending on how many numbers are needed.  

Recreation in the Curtis Area
Curtis MI information
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Upper Peninsula Food and Lodging
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