Area Attractions


Mount Pleasant / Isabella County Michigan

Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce Link

Mount Pleasant offers a great variety of activities for both personal and business needs. It is the home of the Central Michigan University, the Soaring Eagle Casino (the largest casino outside Atlantic City or Los Vegas. Please call 1-800-338-9092 for more info on the casino and all it offers.), the Pari_Mutuel Horse Racing Tract at Mount Pleasant Meadows, and 11 Championship Golf Courses to fit every degree of skill.


patrickMount Pleasant is located 65 miles north of Lansing, 35 miles east of Big Rapids, 75 miles northeast of Grand Rapids. US 27 highway allows easy access to Mount Pleasant.

Shop and Dine in comfort. Mount Pleasant has a generous selection for both. Select from a variety of restaurants from fast food to elegant dining. Choose your shopping experiences from among several mini-malls, major chain retail stores, and many specialty shops.

Mount Pleasant has recently (March 2007) expanded it's shopping opportunities. Now you can shop Menard, Sam's Club, Super Walmart, and many specialty shops. Mount Pleasant continues to grow and prosper when other areas are not. Come and enjoy!

Canoeing is available for your family enjoyment on the beautiful Chippewa River and there are County and Local Parks offering a host of camping, picnicking, swimming and boating fun.

Mount Pleasant is a great place to live, work, and play. Mount Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce, (989) 772-2396. Isabella County Convention and Visitors Bureau at 1-800-772-4433.

Mount Pleasant is in the middle of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, the Mount Pleasant community exemplifies small town warmth. Mount Pleasant offers educational diversity, along with a wide variety of recreational opportunities. Thanks to the university's student population of more than 16,000, Mount Pleasant enjoys unusually rich human and technical resources. With the development of the Soaring Eagle Casino on the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Reservation, along with several beautiful area golf courses, Mount Pleasant has become a destination point with thousands visiting annually. The Mount Pleasant Public Schools, established in 1864, twenty five years before Mount Pleasant became a city, proudly serves 50,000 residents in a 144 mile area. With a skilled, diversified and stable employment base, Mount Pleasant has experienced a steady population growth over the past two decades.

Weidman Michigan


TonyaWeidman is a smaller town attracting people for it's many lakes and rivers. It is 15 miles northwest of Mt. Pleasant and a popular community for those who wish to work in Mount Pleasant, but want to live a bit more in the "country". Waterfront, Resort, Acreage, and Country Homes are sought after here. Enjoy the Pines Championship Golf Course. It's located at 800 Acre Lake Isabella Resort area just outside of Weidman. Beautiful waterfront and country side properties are plentiful in this area. A short drive in any direction will bring you to a neighboring small town and more lakes of all types and sizes. There are private No-wake lakes for quiet fishing, and recreational All-purpose lakes for fast water fun. See our area Lakes and Rivers page for more info.

Weidman is a small town with all the perks. The area's popularity stems from Boating, Swimming, Skiing, Fishing, Deer & Small Game Hunting which make for fruitful ventures. The area is rich in beautiful landscapes and water ways.

Businesses in Weidman are growing and strong. You can get nearly anything you need in Weidman, and if you can't find it here you'll find it close by in Mount Pleasant.

Two area Lakes offer air landing strips for those who wish to commute by plane. Lake Isabella offers excellent golfing on The Pines Championship Golf Course. This is a hot spot for Pro's and Amateurs alike.

If water is not what you desire, the country offers many comfortable homes with wooded surroundings and wild life. Country homes, acreage, and buildable lots.

Weidman is also a growing area with new business and shopping, it's worth checking out. You'll love the year round activities available to you and your family.