Montague, MI

  • 1,300 +/- acres
  • Subdivision possible
  • Located off US 31 in West Central Michigan
  • Mix of industrial and residential land uses
  • Adjacent to White Lake and Lake Michigan


The property owner seeks one or more developers or end users interested in the acquisition of this unique property located in West Central Michigan. Strategically located along Lake Michigan and White Lake, this property features predominantly undeveloped wooded land surrounding approximately 310 acres of former manufacturing uses and 120 acres of stored lime. The size and location of the property presents multiple options for future use, including residential, recreational, commercial, and industrial land uses.. A Fact Sheet on the property can be downloaded here.

Property Facts

  • Address: 6270 Wilkes Road, Montague, MI
  • Total Acreage: +/-1,300 acres; approx. 1,235 acres in White River Township an d 74 acres in Montague Township
  • Tax Parcels: Multiple tax parcels
  • Current Zoning: Mix of industrial and residential; regulated by township
  • Status: Former manufacturing facility and buffer land; all operations ceased in 1995

Location & Access

  • Region: West Central Michigan
  • Neighborhood: Mixed area of industrial, residential, forest, White Lake, and Lake Michigan
  • Site Access: Located off US-31; less than 30 miles to I-96
  • Airport: 25 miles to Fremont Municipal Airport; less than 30 miles to Muskegon County Airport; 70 miles to Grand Rapids Gerald Ford International Airport
  • Water Access: Adjacent to White Lake and Lake Michigan

Property Assets

  • Existing warehouse onsite
  • Electric (transformer onsite)
  • Natural gas

Environmental Status

Site investigation and remediation activities are underway. The property owner currently operates an onsite groundwater treatment system and monitors onsite groundwater. Additional information is available to interested parties. Opportunities exist for entities seeking to benefit from the integration of redevelopment with the remaining environmental remediation activities. Portions of the property contain wetlands, floodplains, and protected dunes.