Wow what a Winter! Enough snow & Cold...... Start thinking of activities for the Spring & Summer:
Please join us for the Nahma Musicfest 5k”, Saturday June 25th, 2016in historic Nahma, Michigan. The 5k fun run/walk benefits the Nahma Township's recreation program and promoting Nahma Township.
The race starts at 9:00 AM in the town of Nahma and winds its way through town Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are welcome!In the Heydays of the Big Bay de Noquet Company (lumber) the company employed over 1200 workers. After the timber resource was exhausted the entire town of Nahma was put up for sale in 1951. This was featured in Life Magazine. Nahma is located in Nahma Township. Approximately 68 percent (75,000 acres) of Nahma Township’s land area is federally owned (Hiawatha National Forest). Water resources abound as numerous streams, inland lakes and approximately 14 miles of Big Bay de Noc shoreline exist within the Township. These natural features, and the recreational opportunities that go along with them, attract both tourists and seasonal residents. Nahma’s northern township border is just 19 miles from Lake Superior.
Nahma Township is a sportsman's fantasy. The abundance of water, open public land and wildlife create a condition for fisherman, hunters, trappers, boaters, kayakers, off road riders, hikers and all outdoorsman where many sporting opportunities can be undertaken all in the same area. Nahma Township being in the Hiawatha Nation Forest and abutting the over 107,000 acres of Big Bay de Noc is a prime recreation location for those that live in the area and those that plan to visit the Upper Peninsula. Gordon Lightfoot’s song captures Big Bay de Noc out from Nahma: “Old (Lake) Michigan steams like a young man’s dream; the Islands and Bays are for Sportsmen”