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Benzie County, Michigan
Benzie County is located
in the northwest corner of Michigan's lower peninsula with its western border on
Lake Michigan. Benzie is a gateway to the Sleeping Bear Dunes
Benzie County has something for everyone all year long.
Area Historical Museum
- Located in Benzonia, this museum houses many exhibits, including the Ann Arbor
Car Ferries, Bruce Catton/Civil War, Logging, Early Benzie County History.
Cannon in Father Charlevoix Park - For over a century this Civil War cannon
has stood in the Father Charlevoix Park in Frankfort. For more information contact
the Frankfort-Elberta Area Chamber of Commerce at 231-352-7251.
The Frankfort Gateway - Over 70 years old, this marker, which resembles two
lighthouses, has served as a memorial to the car ferries who were based in Frankfort.
Point Betsie Lighthouse
- A local
landmark and well known spot for photographers, this lighthouse has stood sentry
on the Lake Michigan shoreline for over 100 years. The lighthouse is located a few
miles north of Frankfort. Contact the Frankfort-Elberta
Area Chamber of Commerce
for additional information.
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