Set in beautiful Benzie County, this four-season resort has been praised as one of the finest conference spots in the Midwest. This year (2016) Crystal Mountain will see a 31,000-square-foot expansion to its Inn at the Mountain, including a lobby bar, indoor market, 25 new guest rooms and a rooftop terrace for intimate gatherings. The Crystal Center, with room for up to 350 attendees, continues to be an exemplary meeting spot for larger groups and corporate events. Unwind on the golf courses, ski hills, hiking trails, or in the 18,500-square-foot, LEED-certified Crystal Spa.
Crystal Mountain Resort is a resort and conference center located in Weldon Township, Benzie County, Michigan, just west of Thompsonville. The resort’s area forms the Crystal Mountain census-designated place. The resort combines a devotion to the family experience with 45 downhill runs, 40km of cross-country ski and hiking trails and 36 holes of golf to create one of the Midwest’s most acclaimed resorts.
UPDATE FOR 2017: Celebrates 60 years of skiing this season … Fresh “backyard” slopes (with great glades for beginning tree skiers) … Fat tire bike tours … The biggest spring bash ever, throughout March. Here’s the full story.