Go Explore Christmas Lights this Season!

We could all use some extra holiday cheer this year, so the Newaygo County Tourism Council has gathered up some awesome things to do!  Head up North & drive our self-guided holiday light display tour (see map below), including an amazing drive-through experience at Croton Campground!  While you are in the neighborhood, why not extend your stay at any one of our incredible lodging options & check out this curated map of unique shopping destinations & places to grab some great take-out.  Here is another list of 8 great spots to snag a unique gift, written by a Newaygo County local.

We can’t wait to see you this holiday season in Newaygo County!

Top Lodging to Explore This Winter

The Harrington Inn
1117 W Main St, Fremont, MI 49412
(231) 924-3083

The Shack
2263 W 14th St, White Cloud, MI 49349
(231) 924-6683

More to do and see this Winter…

Clothing displayed in store

Check out our all new Shopping & Foodie Stops

We have outlined many great and unique shopping destinations throughout the region and you are going to want to be sure to stop and pick up your one-of-a-kind Up North gift for that person who loves to GO Exploring in Northern Michigan.


North Country Trail

This beautiful trail is part of the National Parks Trails System and when completed, the 4,600-mile National Scenic Trail will be the longest continuous hiking trail in the United States, traversing through eight states, from Vermont to North Dakota. The trail links scenic, natural, historic, and cultural areas allowing visitors to experience a variety of northern landscapes. The trail links scenic, natural, historic and cultural areas in seven states. This is a great way to get back to nature! For more information on the NCT, visit their website at: www.northcountrytrail.org.