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!

Nubs Nob

  • 500 Nub's Nob Road, Harbor Springs
  • Downhill Skiing, Outfitters, X-Country Skiing
  • 231-526-2131
Map
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Downhill skiing 40 minutes from Charlevoix
 

Wildwood Rush

  • 02575 Boyne City Rd, Charlevoix
  • Zipline
  • 231-582-3400
Map
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
A zip line tour through a forest canopy of trees over scenic valleys.
   

Jordan River Fish Hatchery

  • 6623 Turner Road, Elmira
  • (231) 584-2461
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Interactive fish hatchery.
 

Ward Brothers Boats

  • 106 East Antrim St, Charlevoix
  • Boat and Sailing Charter/Rental
  • 231-547-2371
Map
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Set in the downtown Charlevoix marina Ward Brother's has late model rental boats and fishing charters. Perfect for those wanting to go fishing and don't have a boat!
 

Beaver Island Boat Company

  • 103 Bridge Park Dr, Charlevoix
  • Boat and Sailing Charter/Rental
  • 888-446-4095
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Ride the boat to Beaver Island! It only takes approximately 2 hours!
         

Northern Exposure Charters

  • 202 Ferry Ave, Charlevoix
  • Boat and Sailing Charter/Rental, Fishing
  • 989-475-3811
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Great Lakes fishing charter
 

Sleepy Hollow Nature Preserve

  • Sleepy Hollow Ln, East Jordan
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Nature preserve located on the South Arm of Lake Charlevoix

Susan Creek Nature Preserve

  • US 31, Charlevoix
  • Biking/Hiking Trails
  • 231-347-0991
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Nature preserve located close to Charlevoix.

Lake to Lake Trail

  • 210 State St, Charlevoi
  • Biking/Hiking Trails
  • 231-547-3253
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Bike from Lake Charlevoix to Lake Michigan!

Skydive Harbor Springs

  • 111 Airport Dr, Charlevoix
  • Other
  • 231-242-8822
Map
https://www.facebook.com/nubsnobskiarea
Skydive in Charlevoix!