Frostbite Trail, First Fridays and more turn ‘Charlevoix the Beautiful’ into ‘the Eventful’ this winter
Crowds disperse as snow serenely blankets Charlevoix, which transforms the bustling summertime destination into a hidden gem of a winter wonderland. Winter’s elements shine a new perspective to “Charlevoix the Beautiful” to observe, along with a growing event lineup.
The Charlevoix area features plentiful winter activity staples, like skiing at Mt. McSauba or hitting some groomed trails for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. Winter’s also a good opportunity to head inside and peruse Charlevoix’s cultural corridor, which showcases the region’s storied history and inspiring arts community.
Charlevoix’s uncrowded winter versatility encourages visitors to create an autonomous itinerary that emphasizes their own pace and interests. A growing menu of events —many of which are recurring — also provides some organized entertainment to build a Charlevoix winter experience around.