: Pellston Regional Airport and Traverse City
: I-75 at Levering
: Sturgeon Bay, Lake Michigan
: Leg's Inn in Cross Village
: Nub's Nob and Boyne Highlands
: Boyne Highlands and many others
: Leg's Inn and Crow's Nest
Near the shores of Lake Michigan in the northern tip of Michigan's Lower Peninsula you'll find the communities of Harbor Springs, Cross Village and Petoskey - quaint resort communities with unmatched beauty and charm. Northern Michigan has been a destination for resorters for more than 100-years and for multiple generations. People return to soak in the rich views, breathe the clean air, eat at world-class restaurants and shop in the specialty shops and boutiques of these historic downtowns. You'll also enjoy the great outdoor recreation opportunities that include bike trails, cross country and downhill skiing, boating, golf, and the area's most pristine beaches and clear waters.
Other Activities: beach walking, birding, Mackinac Island, resort communities and shopping, great restaurants, swimming, sand dunes, downhill and cross country skiing, ice skating, sledding
Golf: LOTS! We are known for our beautiful courses which can challenge golfers of all abilities. There are more than 20 area courses to choose from. A few in the immediate areas of Harbor Springs and Petoskey include: Boyne Highlands, Bay Harbor, Chestnut Valley, Hidden River, Little Traverse Bay (great food too!), True North, Wequetonsing, Bay View and many, many more! Check out the chambers of commerce websites for Petoskey and Harbor Springs for more information.
Ski: Local ski resorts within 15-20 minutes include Nub's Nob Ski Resort and Boyne Highlands, part of Boyne USA (Boyne Mountain in Boyne Falls). In addition, Petoskey operates a small city-owned ski hill with ice skating rink and downhill sledding - perfect for families and very affordable!