Crystal Lake - Beulah

Michigan

13Listings
$30K-$1.9M
$7.7MTotal Value
Crystal Lake - Beulah, Michigan

The Crystal Lake real estate market is a top twenty marketplace for lake property in Michigan.

The average list price for Crystal Lake homes for sale is $711,000. Normally there are about 20 lake homes for sale at Crystal Lake, and 20 listings for lots and land.

Crystal Lake is one of Michigan's largest lakes, and has 21 miles of shoreline. Chippewa County International Airport, the closest major airport, is only 194 miles away.

  • 21Mi. of Shoreline
  • 71Avg. Depth
  • 175Deepest Depth
Marinas
(231) 882-7058
7271 Crystal Dr
Beulah, MI 49617
Golf Courses
(231) 882-4061
8493 Fairway Dr
Beulah, MI 49617
Campgrounds
Crystal Lake Campground
(231) 757-4510
1884 W Hansen Rd
Scottville, MI 49454
(231) 352-7240
2060 Frankfort Hwy
Frankfort, MI 49635
(989) 843-0591
5475 Washburn Rd
Vassar, MI 48768
  • Counties: Benzie County
  • Fish: Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout
  • Condos available (No)
  • Notable events: Beer Week, Pumpkin Run, Fall Festival, Glow Runs
  • Sailing clubs: Crystal Lake Yacht Club
  • Interesting facts: In 1873 an effort was made to create a channel between Crystal Lake and Lake Michigan but, Crystal Lakes water level was higher than Lake Michigan so when the channel was opened the water level of Crystal Lake dropped about 20 feet, even though creating the channel was a fail, lowering the lake uncovered sandy beaches that are still used today.
  • Known for: Crystal clear water
  • History: Up until 1873, Crystal Lake was an embayment to Lake Algonquin. Lake Algonquin was formed during the ice age by glacial activity. Over the years its shrunken and created many bodies of water, including Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lake Huron, and Georgian Bay.
  • Landmarks: none
  • Other notes: The lake level is lowered in the winter time to help with shoreline erosion, and increased in the summer for recreational activities.
Hospitals
(231) 352-2200
224 Park Ave
Frankfort, MI 49635
Airports
Chippewa County International Airport
5315 W Airport Dr, Kincheloe, MI 49788
194 miles away
Lake Ann Airway Estates
4411 Maple City Hwy, Interlochen, MI 49643
18 miles away
About Crystal Lake - Beulah
Benzie County

Crystal Lake is nestled between three townships in Michigan. Traverse City is 37 miles northeast and Grand Rapids is 145 miles south. A few smaller airfields are nearby, but the closest major airport is MBS International Airport, which is typically just under two and a half hours away. Urgent care can be provided at Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital, 10 minutes away. Snacks and groceries can be found at Family Fare Supermarket, 7 minutes away. Many highly rated restaurants are nearby, such as The Roadhouse Mexican Bar & Grill and The Cherry Hut.

Life On The Water

Expanding over 9800 acres, Crystal Lake offers everything that lake life entails. From crystal clear water and exceptional fishing, fun in the sun seems limitless. An all-sports lake, residents enjoy an abundance of activities such as boating and sailing. There are a few different public boat launches located on the southeastern end of the lake. Anglers looking to cast out a line have the chance to reel in trout, smallmouth bass, panfish, and coho salmon.

Explore Traverse City

If you are looking for a city that offers vibrant colors, lakeside vistas, historical background, and tours with vineyards, Traverse City, Michigan, is less than 30 minutes away! Here you will be able to soak everything the city has to offer with its scenic views and downtown shopping/dining options as well. Wander around Clinch Park, Traverse City’s most popular beach. With over 1,500 feet of sand along the West Grand Traverse Bay, it is perfect for soaking in the sun and scenic views of the water. Clinch Park has picnic tables, bike racks, trail access, a snack bar, and restrooms. When visiting the “Cherry Capital of The World,” make sure to attend the National Cherry Festival and enjoy more than 150 events and activities. Many of the events are free. Participate in pit-spitting, pie-eating contests, or turtle races, just to name a few. During the festivities, make sure not to miss the three parades!

Excellent Location for Lake Life

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or waterfront property, Crystal Lake is an excellent choice.