Presque Isle

Presque Isle

/pronounced: presk-eel /

Definition:   “almost an island” n. a geographical term for 1. a peninsula 2. the county and township on Lake Huron in NE Lower Michigan 3. site of the historic Old and New Presque Isle Lighthouses and the 1870 Harbor Range Light 4. a little piece of heaven


The Presque Isle Twp. New and Old Lighthouses and gift shops are closed for the winter; however, the parks and trails are open for your enjoyment.  The lighthouses and gift shops will reopen on Memorial Day week-end, 2023.

The Township Hall Office is closed when Alpena Schools declares a snow day.

Presque Isle Township’s Old Master Plan.  Please click here for more information.

Presque Isle Harbor


To protect and enhance Presque Isle Township’s cultural, ecological, and recreational amenities for residents and visitors, and to balance the protection and enjoyment of the natural beauty of our township while expanding opportunities for our community. We work together for the common good of the Township and to promote it as a destination of choice for tourists, an attractive locale for homes, and for environmentally friendly businesses.