Chief Petosega Sculpture

This statue was erected in 2005 to honor Chief Petosega, a local businessman and chief of the Odawa Nation. He was born to a French fur trader and a Native woman and the town of Petoskey is named for him. The loose translation of Petosega is “rising sun.”

Find more information about Ignatius Petosega, or Chief Petoskey HERE.


100 Lewis St, Petoskey, MI 49770