History

Over 25,000 people make their home near the Manuels River. People have used the area since the 1800s for fishing, farming, logging, and recreation. Persue our timeline of historical photographs, postcards, and newspaper articles to find out more about the human history of the area.

Learn more about the Manuels River Natural Heritage Society. This group of volunteers was established in 1989 and is responsible for the protection of the Manuels River. Over the years, they have been responsible for adding the trail system and the bridges, benches, and rest stops found along Manuels River.