Living In West Branch

Home of the West Branch Smile Face Tower. Welcome to our friendly community. The West Branch Smiley Face Tower was voted #1 Under-Rated Attraction on I-75.

smileypicWe would like to thank you for considering a move to our community! There are many things that West Branch has to offer you.

We have places to eat, shop, play and stay!

For places to satisfy your appetite; West Branch is home to many different types of restaurants that range from small hometown diners to 5 star restaurants. No matter the size, they all have amazing food!

West Branch has many shopping opportunities; shops in the Victorian Downtown West Branch offer something different giving you a variety. The Tanger Outlet Mall has 25 stores to choose from. Victorian Downtown West Branch offers locally owned boutiques featuring Michigan Wines, Fine Chocolates, Special Gifts as well as items had crafted by local crafters and artists.  You could shop all day and then some with the stores that West Branch has in its reach!

You want something exciting to do when you visit West Branch? We have Irons Park for the kids, a nature park and the Rifle River for canoeing. For winter months we have a sledding hill, outdoor ice skating rink, cross country skiing and snowmobiling trails. There are also many great events we host such as our motorcycle rally, Ogemaw Hills Bike Week, the best County Fair in Michigan, Fabulous Fridays May through September as well as our Halloween festivities, our infamous Christmas Parade and so much more. West Branch is sure to make you fall in love with our area and embrace you into our close knit community.

We have several hotels, motels, cabins and if you desire something a little more rustic we have many great campgrounds!

Whatever season, West Branch has something to offer you and your family!