Discover Beaver Island

America's Emerald Isle

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The largest island in Lake Michigan, Beaver Island hosts many activities for every nature lover. The year round population is approximately 600 – with a large percentage of Irish descent. Time slows down here, offering a peaceful, relaxed way of life. Tour the Island by bicycle, or bring your car over on the ferry or rent a car to circle the Island in an afternoon.

Things To Do And See On Beaver Island

Dark Skies

Because of our location in the middle of northern Lake Michigan Beaver Island is one of the finest dark skies star gazing locations in the United States. We are far away from the light pollution of any large metro areas.

Dark Skies

Island Webcams

Paradise Bay Webcams

Visitors Guide

Water Trail

Learn more about the NEW Beaver Island Water Trail. Fun for all on beautiful Lake Michigan surrounding Beaver Island.

Water Trail Website


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Advertising Members

Visit Our Facebook Page - Friends of Beaver Island

Visit our Facebook Page – Friends of Beaver Island

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Nice and clear. Foggy across the pond this morning.

Gorgeous view!


Beautiful view!

Good morning from… oh, who am I kidding, no one cares where I am. I wish I was there! 🙂

Top of the morning to you too!

Beautiful. Wish I was there.

Good morning!

Good morning. Stirs up memories

Good Morning from Garland, TX

Good morning 🌞


Good morning Beaver Island!! Top of the day to u!!

This just makes me happy. Thanks for posting!!! Ah….. Beaver Island!

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Beaver Island Community Calendar

WVBI Community CalendarThe Beaver Island Community Calendar is maintained by WVBI. Content here is included in WVBI’s weekday on-air Community Calendar report at 9, noon, 3 and 6. These events are also shown on the digital displays around town and across as well as in previews for movies at the BIC Center.  Want digital signage at your business or rental? Learn more here

NOTE: This version of the calendar does not include community board and governance meetings or other events not likely to be of interest to visitors.  To see those or to view more than the events for the next 7 days shown below, visit the full WVBI Community Calendar.

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