Muskegon County is located on the west side of Michigan, with the County's western border on the shores of Lake Michigan. Two lakes with channels to Lake Michigan are Muskegon Lake and in the northern portion of the County, White Lake.

Muskegon County is easily reachable from the East by I-96 and from the South and North by U.S. 31. Grand Rapids, MI is approximately 40 miles to the south east, Grand Haven, MI is approximately 10 miles to the south, and Ludington, MI is approximately 50 miles to the north. Chicago, IL is 180 miles and Detroit, MI is 190 miles.

For detailed driving directions to a specific location in Muskegon County, try using Google Maps.