At 186networks, you’re never just a number.

Welcome to 186networks. We’re a fast, fresh and locally based alternative to those big, expensive Internet Service Providers. We deliver the speed, service and savings you demand with a commitment to quality that’s second to none.

Latest Network News

We are expanding our Fiber service area!

Exciting times here at 186networks. We have started the process of expanding our Fiber Backbone network. Below is the current Fiber build-outs and plans. All these plans we will be offering 1Gbps service speeds. We need interests and commitments for these projects to move forward. To show interests and pre-signup, please click here Leetsville –

186networks is looking to fill a technical support position on our staff.

186networks is looking to fill a position on our staff. We are in need of a Technical Support Representative. Duties would involved handing Tech level 2 support, Making and answering calls, troubleshooting devices, and responding to customers in a timely matter. This person will need to be dependable, be able to talk to customers on

What We Do

We are a Wireless Internet Service Provider providing High capacity, high speed internet connections in Northwestern Lower Michigan.  We provide services to Residential and Businesses customers that are in need of the very best connections to the internet.


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Our Service Area covers most of Northwest Lower Michigan and includes the following towns and neighboring areas; Antrim, Charlevoix, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, and Leelanau Counties. Including the cities of Acme, Alden, Atwood, Bellaire, Central Lake, Charlevoix, East Jordan, Eastport, Elk Rapids, Ellsworth, Kalkaska, Kewadin, Leelanau, Mancelona, Northport, Rapid City, Torch Lake, Traverse City and Williamsburg. Contact Us today for more information or to schedule an onsite survey