The Village of Vanderbilt in beautiful Northern Michigan is located at the Gateway to the Pigeon River County Forest. The “Big Wild,” 106,000 pristine acres of forest land is home to the largest free-roaming elk herd east of the Mississippi.
This beautiful up north escape provides endless opportunity for all types of outdoor enthusiasts. Our scenic 4-seasons only increase the possibilities. Whether you enjoy camping, hiking, snowmobiling, horseback riding, canoeing or even fishing on one of the many lakes or rivers in the area, there is something for everyone. All you have to do is pack your bags and come and enjoy the “Big Wild”.
While visiting our community be sure to stop and enjoy our beautiful Trailhead pavilion located next to the Iron Belle trail located in downtown Vanderbilt!