Regional Points of Interest

Southwest Michigan is home to local farms, attractions, and natural beauty with a short drive to Lake Michigan. The region also boasts several local wineries, breweries, and golf courses. Here are some of our favorite places to check out:

Pure Michigan

The state’s tourism initiative with information on attractions and things to do throughout the state. Tourism supports over 200,000 jobs and Michigan is home to thousands of opportunities for outdoor and urban recreations

Visit Pure Michigan

Lake Michigan

One of the five Great Lakes, Lake Michigan spans over 22,000 square miles (58,000 square kms). Often referred to as the “Third Coast” this massive body of fresh water provides recreation for thousands of visitors and residents every year. You’ll also find impressive sand dunes, a number of state parks, one national park, and one national lakeshore all within an easy day’s drive.

Visit Lake Michigan

Including Dr. TK Lawless International Dark Sky Park.

Visit Cass County Parks

A locally owned ski area with 11 runs and seven lifts.

Visit Swiss Valley

A public nine-hole course with four sets of tees for all golfers. There are also several other private and public golf courses in the region. Visit to see courses in southwest Michigan.

Visit Diamond Lake Golf Course