Leland, Michigan is best known for the historic wooden shacks and shanties that make up the state and national historic location of "Fishtown". Visitors can walk the wood plank boardwalk in and out of the wooden shanties shopping for souvenirs, art, jewelry, clothing, and more. Enjoy today's catch getting preserved at one of the smokehouses or drying racks.
Looking to bring in your own catch of the day? Book one of the many charter fishing tours that call Fishtown home and come back with a whopper of a fish story. You can even catch the ferry here that will shuttle you to the Manitou Islands for a day trip of hiking and exploring or even an overnight camping excursion.
Once you're done Fishtown, the town of Leland offers visitors an impressive amount of shops, boutiques, art galleries, bookstores, and more. You can't leave here hungry either, as there are some of the areas most well known restaurants on both sides of the Leland River, and throughout the streets. Feel like a round of golf? No problem, Leland even has a golf course!
There are a ton of houses and cottages to rent in Leland, and even a hotel for visitors to stay. Beach-goers can hit the local favorite, Van's Beach, and others to splash in the waves, enjoy a sunset, or just walk along looking for Petoskey stones. Leland offers everyone something to do and enjoy!