Gladwin is in Gladwin County (of which it is the county seat), and in the Central Region.
Gladwin is located at the junction of State Hwy's 61 and 18. This community is also located east of Harrison on Hwy 61.
Situated on the Cedar River, this city started around 1875 during the lumber boom, taking on the name of the river. It later needed to be renamed when it was discovered another city had the name of Cedar.
Gladwin has grown slowly but steadily over the years, both as a crossroads town and with many small auto manufacturing companies moving to the area.
Accommodations in Gladwin include Cedar Avenue Inn and Gladwin Motor Inn. Click for more details, including other accommodations in the area, as well as online reservations.