Sleeping Bear Dunes
Welcome to the most beautiful nature-scape in Michigan's Lower Peninsula. Access to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is just a few miles from the Honor Motel. Stunning views and fantastic picnic area sites await you. For more information about the Sleeping Bear Dunes, go to www.nps.gov. The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was voted the #1 most beautiful place to visit in the USA, watch it on ABC's Good Morning America.
Visit Point Betsie Lighthouse
The Point Betsie Lighthouse is Benzie County's most famous landmark. Only 15 minutes from the Honor Motel, watching the sunsets from Point Betsie is a long-standing tradition. There are several lighthouses near by, enjoy a lighthouse-lovers' daytrip. Click Here
Enjoy Our Betsie Valley Trail
Spend some quiet time with Mother Nature. Get plenty of exercise while you walk, hike or bike along this 27-mile trail, which stretches from Frankfort to Crystal Mountain. Access to the trail is just a few miles from the Honor Motel. For more information about the Betsie Valley Trail, go to www.betsievalleytrail.org.
Canoe or Fish the Platte River
The Platte River is one of Michigans finest. It offers the angler a variety of opportunities from small, resident trout to the much sought after migratory steelhead and salmon that make their way in each year from Lake Michigan. Take a tour of the Platte River Fish Hatchery. The Platte River runs through Honor and ends in Lake Michigan. The public has good access and is a popular canoeing destination. Canoe and tube rentals Riverside Canoe Trips are available just down the road.
If you're looking for a good evening and a great night, with family fun for everyone, the Cherry Bowl Drive In is the place for you. So c'mon in early, pick your spot, order your dinner, play some mini golf, and home run derby, then sit back in that bucket seat and take that Giant Step Back into the Fabulous 50's. The Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theater is located right here in Honor, Mi. Open For 2015 SEASON May through September.
Our Honor Coho Salmon Festival
The Benzie County National Coho Fishing Festival is held in the Village of Honor on August 21 – August 23 2015. Many events take place during this festival including a Horseshoe Tournament, Lawn Tractor Race and the Platte River Canoe Races. This festival includes many family activities for all ages. See the parade pass by our Motel and walk to the festival grounds from here. For more information contact the National Coho Salmon Committee at 231-325-2423 or www.nationalcohosalmonfestival.org.