Few areas can match the greater Fremont
area for wealth of natural beauty, cultural life, economic stability
and a healthy family environment. To a great extent, the image
defined by quality of life.
Recreation enthusiasts have four seasons
full of wonderful ways to enjoy the outdoors in the greater Fremont
area. Newaygo County's 234 natural lakes & ponds, 356 miles
of rivers and streams, and 349,132 acres of forest land provide
a dramatic setting for camping, boating, fishing, and hunting.
The rivers have also become particularly popular for canoe and
float trips. Nature lovers can enjoy walking on miles of woodland
trails and exploring the newly developed wetlands. Golfers can
choose from six courses in Newaygo County, ranging from a family-oriented
par-three to challenging and scenic fairways. The public school
runs programs for enthusiasts of tennis, volleyball, soccer, softball
Fremont is blessed with four major
parks which offer a wide variety of passive and active activities.
All facilities include picnic areas, hiking trails and playground
equipment. In winter, snowmobilers and cross-country skiers enjoy
the solitude found in scenic trails of this rural community. Making
a visit to Fremont an enjoyable one is a key objective of the community's