Crystal Mountain

Crysta Mountain

12500 Crystal Mountain Drive
Thompsonville, MI 49683
(855) 499-2875 |


  • Crystal Mountain Golf School
  • Crystal Spa
  • Peak Pool and Fitness Center
  • Michigan Legacy Art Park
  • Park at Waters Edge

    Outdoor pool and water playground

  • Outdoor Tennis Courts
  • Hiking and Biking Trails
  • Crystal Coaster Alpine Slide
  • Family activities including childcare programs
  • Meeting and banquet facilities


Crystal Mountain - Betsie Valley course

Betsie Valley

Crystal Mountain - Mountain Ridge course

Mountain Ridge

Resort Overview

Located in the heart of Benzie County, Crystal Mountain is the Midwest’s premier four-season family resort featuring some of the finest accommodations northern Michigan has to offer – 36 holes of championship golf, 50 downhill slopes, 30km of cross-country trails, the award-winning Crystal Spa, the Michigan Legacy Art Park, and IACC-approved conference facilities.

Set into Crystal Mountain’s rolling terrain are over 250 hotel rooms, suites, condominiums, townhomes and resort residences to call home during your visit. Choose from neighborhoods at the very center of the action, to units with golf course views, or a large layout for socializing.


Thistle Pub and Grille

Offers a unique menu that changes from season to season. Located in Kinlochen, a wide variety of international and locally brewed craft beers on draft to several single-malt scotches are offered.

Wild Tomato Restaurant and Bar

Provides a variety of favorite appetizers, entrees and desserts. Kid and family-friendly options are available. In addition, enjoy a beer, wine or mixed drink at the adjoining Wild Tomato Bar, now the three – flat-screen TV’s.


  • Michigan PGA President’s Plaque Award: Ina Davis, LPGA Professional (2012)
  • Bing Travel: 12 Resorts Where Kids Rule (2011)
  • GOLF Magazine: Top 25 Golf Schools in America (2008, 2002)
  • TRAVELGOLF.COM: Golf Resorts to Cherish – Honorable Mention
  • Michigan PGA Teacher of the YearBrad Dean (2011, 2001, 1999)
  • SMART MEETINGS: Platinum Choice Award; Best Golf Hotel Bronze Award
  • Michigan PGA President’s Plaque: Ina Davis-2012 & 2006, Scott Wilson-2008
  • Michigan PGA Merchandiser of the Year: Brad Dean (2008)
  • Michigan PGA Professional of the Year: Brad Dean, (2002)
  • Top Teachers in your State, Golf Digest: Brad Dean, Scott Wilson, Ed Laprade, Ina Davis, Mike Cote