There are many Activities you and your family can enjoy while staying at Ferwerda’s Bass Lake Resort.
Boating: We rent aluminum boats with or without outboard motors as well as pontoon boats in three sizes to fit your family’s needs.
Fishing: It goes without saying that Bass Lake has bass, pike, crappie, catfish, perch and blue gill in abundance. You and the kids can fish from a boat or right off the pier.
Beaches: Many local beaches are nearby and you will find directions on the website under Local Beaches. There are also fine public beaches at Pentwater’s Mears State Park and at Ludington State Park just 10 miles north on State Road 31.
Charter Fishing: Have a fun day on Lake Michigan with a fishing charter available in Pentwater. You can catch Coho Salmon, Lake Trout, Steelhead and more.
Restaurants: Check out Bortel’s Fish Market just around the corner on Lakeshore Drive. Great for lunch or dinner, fresh fish fried right when you order. In Pentwater there are several fine restaurants and bars. Gull Landing, The Brown Bear, The Village Pub, The Anchor Inn, and don’t forget The Cottage great breakfast and lunch choices. There many more restaurants in Ludington as well.
Fun Side Trips: Between Ferwerda’s and Pentwater is AJ’s Family Fun Center. They have mini-golf, an arcade, a playground and everyone’s favorite, go karts! In Ludington you will find The White Pine Village, Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Amber Elk Ranch, Sandcastles Children’s Museum, and Port of Ludington Maritime Museum, just to mention a few.
Golf: Lakeside Links is between Pentwater and Ludington, The Colonial golf course is in Hart, and Lincoln Hills and Hemlock are in Ludington, all fun and interesting courses.
Horseback Riding: Rainbow Ranch is located in New Era about 20 minutes south.
Finally, visit Silver Lake south of Hart for many additional activities.