Community Services

Accommodations – A list of the many accommodations, lodging, camping, and rental opportunities available in the area.

Benzie Area Public Safety Dive Team – 100% volunteer organization that serves the entire county of Benzie. They provide search and recovery services at no charge for local law enforcement and fire/rescue teams. They train in the areas of: Search and Recovery, Ice Diving, Night Diving, Deep Diving, Wreck Diving, Zero Visibility Diving, and Evidence and Body Recovery. The Team is also a member of the Northern Michigan Mutual Aid Dive Team, which serves all of Northern Michigan.

Benzie Bus – Public transportation within Benzie County.

Benzie Conservation District – Promotes responsible use of natural resources in our community by providing leadership, information and services.

Benzie County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Benzie County Extension – From MSU – your direct link to the resources of Michigan State University - This site offers up-to-date information to meet the needs of county residents.

Benzie County Recyclers

Benzie County Chamber of Commerce

Benzie Shores District Library – Information about the Library’s many services and programs, as well as a healthy collection of Internet resources, including many local ones.

Empire Chamber of Commerce

Frankfort-Elberta Area Chamber of Commerce Members – A list of all our members providing a view all the many businesses, organizations, and services available in the area.

Frankfort-Elberta Area Schools

Frankfort, City of

Frankfort Panther Sports

Friends of Point Betsie Lighthouse – The official Point Betsie Lighthouse Web site.

Interlochen Center for the Arts:

Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital

Tourism Links:

Lake Michigan Car Ferries

  • Lake Express – Runs between Milwaukee, WI and Muskegon, MI, 1- 866-914-1010.
  • S.S. Badger – Runs between Manitowoc, WI and Ludington, MI, 1-800-841-4243

Michigan Interactive – Michigan Outdoors & Outdoor Recreation – An interactive tour of Michigan and all it’s outdoor recreation. Maps, stories, photos, tips and more.

Michigan Traveler Companion – Vacation guide to Michigan hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts, and rental cottages.

Northern Michigan Connection

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Travel Michigan – “Official State of Michigan Travel site. Complete travel and leisure guides to all Michigan destinations. Info, discounts, specials and more.”

West Michigan Tourist Association (WMTA) – No where celebrates the seasons like West Michigan!

Visit Up North


Weather Nearby Lake Michigan:

Corporate Premiere Sponsors

curtis insurance corp

State Savings Bank

Benzie County Visitors Bureau

Dinghy's Restaurant & Bar

harborlights corp

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