The Rusty Fish highlights Manistee County’s off the beaten path gravel and trail-ways that in the future, could interconnect to a much broader Northern Michigan Trail system.

2023 Rusty Fish registration is capped at 250 participants. 

Swag bag includes! – guaranteed for the first 100 entries!

  • Shirt – first 100 riders
  • Hat – first 100 riders
  • and more! – probably also for the first 100 riders

We strive to make the Rusty Fish the best experience for our riders as we can. While there are a number of changes for 2023 the biggest change is our new location!

Start/Finish located at: Manistee VFW Walsh Post 4499
and maybe a little crazy…

1/2 Metric – 33 miles

Full Metric – 62.4 miles

DOUBLE Metric – 127.2 miles


Rusty Fish Full Marathon! – 26.3 miles


1211 28th St
Manistee, MI 49660

VFW Walsh Post 4499 | Manistee MI

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