Waiting in the southern part of Michigan’s Antrim County, Mancelona is a quaint village where you'll find true country living. With a backdrop of mountains and the great outdoors, Mancelona has some of the best scenic overlooks in the entire state. The village offers great country living experiences that vary by season -- in the winter months, this is a great spot for skiing and snowboarding, while for the rest of the year, Mancelona hosts unique local festivals and is a great base for hiking in the area.
The best things to do in Mancelona involve exploring the nearby scenery and natural parks. Nearby, Papoose Lake Nature Reserve is filled with lakes and green open spaces -- perfect for fishing, hiking or packing a picnic. Consider taking a day trip to Traverse City, or participating in local seasonal activities -- in spring, local farmers set up stalls to sell their wares and fresh, homemade maple syrup. In summer, golfing, swimming and fishing are popular activities.
The best place to stay in Mancelona is within the village limits. The area is so compact that it is easy to walk everywhere within a few minutes.
The best time to visit Mancelona is in the summer between June and August, when it is easier to participate in local sporting and outdoors activities and the weather is at its warmest.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mancelona. The warmest months in Mancelona are April and July, when temperatures reach 92 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -17 ˚F. The wettest month in Mancelona is December with 6.75 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 1.69 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Mancelona can pick from 100 places to stay that provide WiFi. Choose from 14 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Mancelona? Then choose one of the 117 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 23 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 31 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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