Petoskey Area Blog

Tour the Tunnel of Trees

Beginning in the lovely resort town of Harbor Springs and heading north to Cross Village, you will find the Tunnel of Trees.  This route on Lakeshore Drive (M-119) is beautiful any time of the year, but now is the time when things are really coming to life for the season.  If you are visiting anywhere in the Petoskey Area, be sure to make time to explore this route.

So why would you want to...

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Topics: Romantic Getaway, Driving Tour, Spring activity

Posted on May 30, 2014

Memorial Day – It’s More Than the Beginning of the Summer Season

Memorial Weekend is quickly approaching – how do you plan on spending it? For some, it’s a long weekend out of town playing golf, a family picnic, maybe time to get the yard work done. Many consider the holiday the beginning of the summer season and pull out the flip flops and hit the beach.

Memorial Day, also called Decoration Day, is defined in the dictionary as:  the last Monday in May that...

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Topics: Holiday, Spring activity, Memorial Day 5K

Posted on May 22, 2014

Springing to Life in the Petoskey Area

It’s a new season now that the record snowfall has (almost) completely melted in the Petoskey Area. It’s time to put away the downhill and cross country skis, the snowshoes, sleds and snowboards.

So what’s next for outdoor fun?

How about hunting for the morel mushrooms that have begun to pop up? (Don’t forget the National Morel Mushroom Festival will be held in Boyne City from May 15 -18).

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Topics: Spring activity

Posted on May 12, 2014