Why Leelanau County and what is makes it so special and what is there to do. Well to start, Leelanau County is literally
the "delight of life" which is the Indian meaning for Leelanau. Locally we call Leelanau County "The Land of Delight."
Leelanau has blue lakes, lush forest, clear streams, great beaches, rural farms and a pace much slower then most places.
So come to relax, ride bikes, hike the many trails, boat the numerous lakes, fish, hunt for mushrooms, ski, check out the wineries, enjoy the many local festivals, shop Leelanau's fine shops, climb the dunes, canoe the Crystal river or just rent a house on the lake and kick back and read a book or two. What ever you decide, you'll find something that fits your pace in Leelanau County "The Land of Delight"