There are several choices when it comes time to travel to beautiful Beaver Island. There are 2 airlines who make frequent daily trips to the island from Charlevoix, a regularly scheduled ferry leaves from Charlevoix and there are 2 marinas for those traveling by boat. Any way you travel to the island you are in for a memorable trip.
Getting to the Island
Ferry: Beaver Island Boat Company– 888-446-4095 or visit their website for rates, schedules and more- http://www.bibco.com/
Airlines: 2 airlines provide service to Beaver Island
Fresh Air Aviation: 888-359-7448 or visit their website for more information- http://www.freshairaviation.net/
Island Airways: 800-524-6895 or visit their website for more information- http://www.islandairways.com/
Marinas: There are 2 marinas on the island
Beaver Island Marina: 231-448-2300 or visit their website for more information- http://beaverislandmarina.com/BIMindex.html
Beaver Island Municipal Marina: 231-448-2252 or visit their webpage- http://beaverisland.org/transportation/beaver-island-municipal-marina/
Staying on the Island
There is a nice selection of places to stay on the island. Book early however, as Beaver Island can be a pretty popular destination for Baroque on Beaver.
Hotels, Motels, Lodges, B&Bs– The Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce list of place to stay- Lodging
Chamber Commerce list of rental homes and condos updated quarterly- At A Glance
Beaver Beacon’s lists of places to stay includes rental homes and cottages and hotels and motels- Accommodations
Meals of All Kinds and Places to Get a Drink
Ice cream, fabulous sandwiches, whitefish, a fine meal and some great places to grab a drink, you’ll find them all on Beaver Island.
Chamber of Commerce list of restaurants- Beaver Island Restaurants
Beaver Beacon list of restaurants- Restaurants on Beaver Island
What to do on Beaver Island
You won’t be bored on Beaver Island. The island abounds with natural beauty surrounded by Lake Michigan and boasting of seven inland lakes, miles of trails and a feel you can only get on an island. There are tours, museums, shops, a grocery store, restaurants, bars, water sports and lots of places to explore and discover. Find more information on the Frequently Asked Questions Page.
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