Surrounded by four bodies of water, the beaches, boating and scenery of Charlevoix are unmatched. Immerse yourself in the beauty and charm of this year-round vacation community, featuring outdoor concerts, art fairs and shops. Go sailing, enjoy championship golf and ride the ferry to unspoiled Beaver Island.
Charlevoix is the "up north" vacation you remember. Surrounded by four bodies of water, the beaches, boating and scenery of Charlevoix are unmatched. Experience the crisp fall breeze off the waters as you relax overlooking the Pine River Channel, watching the downtown drawbridge open for large pleasure craft. Shop eclectic boutiques, delight in Earl Young's one-of-a-kind "Gnome Homes," or take a self-guided tour of Castle Farms' gardens and its model railroad. Board the Beaver Island Ferry to the unspoiled Island awash in fall color. Indulge in cider and doughnuts at the Harvest and Apple Festivals. Your experiences will bring you back again and again.
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Spend the day fishing, hiking or biking our many trails and discover why Charlevoix truly is Northern Michigan's greatest kept secret.
Charlevoix is a dynamic vacation destination that is sure to please the adventurous with unique historical and architectural attractions for the curious.
Slip out day or night with the kids, or have a romantic dinner for two at a gourmet restaurant, Charlevoix is sure to please your palette with numerous dining options.
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