If you don’t have your own paddle board, boat, bike, or similar item, there are a few places in the area that provide rental services.
Here are some that I have found. The Lower Herring Lake Association does not approve jet powered craft use on the lake.
Bike, Skate, Surf
Beach Nut Surf Shop
Crystal Lake Adventure Sports (Frankfort and Beulah)
Bestie Bay Marina
Motorcycles and Scooters
Interested in Golf in the area? Use Frankfort’s Zip Code: Search “Public Golf Course 49635” in your favorite search engine for area courses and call ahead for availability.
Also, the Arcadia Bluffs course, in Arcadia is not too far away.
The Stormcloud Brewery is open in downtown Frankfort. Their beers, local wine and cider are on tap along with food. It is located next to the Garden Theater.
Find them on FaceBook for updated news.
ng Arcadia | Wayne State University Press: “”
This book was just published in April, 2017 on the story behind the Arcadia Dunes Landscape written by Heather Shucker.
You can see a map of the area that is the subject of this book which is just south of Lower Herring Lake.
Bear in Mind | Features | Northern Express:
BEAR IN MIND
LONGTIME PARK SERVICE VETERAN SCOTT TUCKER REFLECTS ON THE SLEEPING BEAR DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE’S PRESENT AND FUTURE
Elberta and Frankfort both have easy beach access and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is farther north on M22 near Empire.
Arcadia, to the south, has a nice beach access with play area.
This map shows several places of interest in the greater Frankfort area.
View 4406 Scenic Hwy in a larger map