Four seasons of fun and relaxation are waiting for you in Benzie County. Click on links below or to the left for more information on exciting things to do year round.
Benzie is the place for Winter Fun with it's 80-100 inches of snowfall. Crystal Mountain, the #1 ski resort in the midwest with 45 downhill slopes and excellent cross country ski trails, not to mention, all the other amenities to be found there. Visit their website to learn more.
Benzie County boasts 25 miles of Lake Michigan coastline, 57 inland lakes, and the southern portion of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore National Lakeshore. Spring brings color back, along with our feathered friends. Fishermen are out on the piers or in the rivers and lakes as soon as possible. Visit our Spring page for more 'Spring Things' to do. You'll find a morel mushroom hunter's guide there as well.
There's no place like Benzie for Summer Fun.
Enough said. Don't miss it!
Benzie is one of the best places for spectacular Fallcolor. With State and National Forests full of hardwoods and birch, they add to the splendor contrasting with the blue skies and aqua marine colored lakes. Harvest time brings fruits from Benzie's orchards and a Fall Fest celebration full of fun and activities for the entire family. Stay In Benzie and experience the fall color tour on M-22, one of Michigan's most scenic highways. Visit our Fall page for more information.