This winter, outside is definitely in. And the Petoskey Area is the place to be! This is where you’ll find clean air, fresh snow and open spaces for as far as the eye can see. Better yet, no matter what snowsport you like best, you’ll find it here. No wonder it’s called Michigan̵… Read More
Gone are the days when snow signaled the end of biking season. With the growing popularity of “fat bikes” our area has embraced winter riding by grooming many of our best local mountain bike trails for winter riding. For those not in the know, a fat bike is a bike with 4″+ tire… Read More
November always reminds me of being twelve. Too old to feel like I should have to sit at the kids’ table at the holidays, but too young to be interested in what was happening at the adults’ table – very in-between.
Early November sees leaves that have fallen and scattered about. At times it brings… Read More
Tired of yo-yo skiing? Or spending more time in lift lines than on the slopes? Then grab your skis or board and take a run Up North to the Petoskey Area. This is home to the best slopes from the Rockies to New England. You know the names: Boyne Highlands, Nub’s Nob, Boyne Mountain. From gentle hills for beg… Read More
Change – it’s inevitable. Even the Brady Bunch sang about it – remember?
Charles Darwin said, “It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive, but those who can best manage change.” Here in the Petoskey Area we think most places – and our guests – are doing a bang-up job of… Read More
One of the best parts of traveling is discovering new and interesting restaurants. But how do you know what’s best? Ask a local. That’s exactly what we did and narrowed the choices down to 13 of our favorite places to dine in the Petoskey Area.
Things are a little different this year as Covid restrictio… Read More
Maybe you’ll want a break from all that skiing. Maybe skiing isn’t your thing to begin with. Or you simply want to try something new. Whatever the reason, the Petoskey Area is full of activities that take winter fun to a new level. Check out the tips below. Then check into one of our hotels, resort… Read More
Yay! Fall colors have really started to poke through the green as we start our goodbyes with summer. I’m ready and excited to wake up and find I need my fuzzy slippers and comfy robe. How about you? A lot of my friends hate to see summer go, and while I do love tooling to the beach with my car windows wi… Read More
Are you ready for a fun and relaxing time in the Petoskey Area? If you love craft beers and local wines, this is the place to be. The Petoskey Area is home to over a dozen wineries along with a handful of breweries, all with their own unique appeal. If you have a taste for something different, maybe you’ll w… Read More
Our area of northern Michigan is nationally famous for fall color. To help you see it up close and personal, we’ve mapped out 5 color tours that take you through our most spectacular scenery. (Of course, you’re always welcome to hop in the car and explore on your own, too).
Tunnel of Trees Tour
This tour… Read More