Outdoor Recreation & Outfitters

Whether you're boating or fishing, sailing on the lake, hiking or biking our many trails or spending time playing in the winter snow, you'll soon realize that Charlevoix truly is Northern Michigan's greatest kept secret.  Search through the listings below to find the perfect recreation activity for you and your family or friends.  You'll also find outfitters and charters for renting boats, guides and equipment to get you set for your next adventure!

Charlevoix Golf Club

  • 400 Fairway Dr, Charlevoix
  • 231-547-3268
Map
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
Come play one of Michigan's oldest golf club, established in 1896! Country club conditions at municipal pricing! The Charlevoix Golf Club is a beautiful 9 hole, par 36 course designed by Scottish Architect Willie Watson.

Avalanche Mountain Preserve

  • 1129 Wilson Street, Boyne City
  • 231-582-6597
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
Boyne City Nature Preserve

Boyne Mountain

  • 1 Boyne Mountain Road, Boyne Falls
  • Biking/Hiking Trails, Downhill Skiing, Indoor Water Park, Outfitters, X-Country Skiing, Zipline
  • 855-688-7024
Map
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
Downhill skiing 30 minutes from Charlevoix
       

Charlevoix Boat Launches

  • 109 Mason, Charlevoix
  • Boat and Sailing Charter/Rental, Fishing, Other
  • 231-547-2101
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Here is a complete list of Charlevoix boat launches!

Mallard Golf Club

  • 9569 Bailey Road, East Jordan
  • 231-536-3636
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
A great beginner course at an affordable price.
 

Bridge Park

  • 200 Bridge St., Charlevoix
  • 231-547-3253
Map
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Overlooking Round Lake and the drawbridge

Schulman Paddleworks

  • 204 Bridge Street, Charlevoix
  • Other, Outfitters
  • 231-437-3157
Map
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Schulman Paddlworks is a unique store in Charlevoix, Michigan specializing in select equipment for kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddleboarding.
 

George and Althea Petritz Nature Preserve

  • Lake Drive, Beaver Island
  • Biking/Hiking Trails
  • 231-347-0991
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
Nature preserve located on Beaver Island.

Little Traverse Charters

  • Dock B24 Charlevoix City Marina, Charlevoix
  • Boat and Sailing Charter/Rental
  • 231-487-2650
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
Little Traverse Charters offers luxury private boat tours of Northern Michigan waters.

Beaver Island Golf Club

  • 35920 East Side Dr, Beaver Island
  • 231-448-2301
https://www.facebook.com/Charlevoix-Golf-Club-Municipal-135791959827611/
A wee bit of Scotland on the Emerald Isle.