Charlevoix, nicknamed "The Beautiful" is located in the Northwestern part of Michigan, just 50 miles south of the Mackinaw Bridge that connects the upper and lower penninsulas. It is known for it's charm and beautiful lake Charlevoix, which color is turqois. Lake Charlevoix connects to Lake Michigan. The canal that connects Michigan and Charlevoix is in the record books for having two currents. You can see the top and bottom currents working against each other. There is only one other canal in the world that does this. There are beautiful sunsets! Tourists gather at the pier to watch the sun set into Lake Michigan, a must see while visiting there! Put Charlevoix on the top of your "places to visit" list! You will fall in love!