Charlevoix is your destination for "Up North" vacations. Known as Charlevoix the Beautiful, you will be awed by the magnificent sights the area offers. A celebration of the beauty is found in the numerous art galleries and shops. View the clear blue water aboard a friendly chartered cruise. Hit the trails on foot or bike; or experience paddling and water sports; for an adventure you will never forget. Evoke a sense of years past with the historic architecture of Charlevoix, the famed Earl Young Mushroom Houses and the majest of Castle Farms. Relax on one of the unspoiled beaches on Lake Charlevoix or Lake Michigan. There is a reason that generations of families continue to make Charlevoix their vacation destination. Come experience the classic beauty of Charlevoix.

Downtime in Charlevoix

Set aside some time in Charlevoix. From the simple pleasures of a festival, bonfires along the beach, or a late round of golf, come see why Charlevoix is Pure Michigan.

Mushroom Houses

Earl Young’s organic masterpieces are a must see for everyone. From 1918 through the 1950's, Earl Young designed and built 30 homes in Charlevoix, ranging from whimsical to spectacular to bizarre.

Golf Charlevoix

The Charlevoix area is home to beautiful golf courses with sweeping views of the lakes and country side.

Dunmaglas Golf Course, Charlevoix
Lake Charlevoix

Experience the lake life. Lake Michigan connects to Round Lake and Lake Charlevoix via the Pine River Channel, making downtown Charlevoix a lake lover's dream.

Boating in Charlevoix

Satisfy your inner foodie or beer snob at one of many amazing restaurants, eateries, breweries and taprooms in the Charlevoix area.

Downtown Charlevoix

Downtown Charlevoix offers many unique shops and eateries overlooking Round Lake marina. Be sure to attend one of many events that take place during the summer months.

Bike Charlevoix

Recreational opportunities are all the rage in this quaint community. Grab your bike or take a hike on one of more than 20 trails, nature preserves and parks near Charlevoix.