Petoskey Area Blog

Bikers Love this Petoskey Area Favorite

As one season rolls into the next, the number of people visiting the beaches in the Petoskey Area will slim down a bit. Early morning tee times will be easier to get, and a dinner reservation at your favorite restaurant won’t be quite so important to have.

While many things will taper off, there’s one amenity that won’t see numbers dwindle too much – the Little Traverse Wheelway. In September...

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Topics: Biking, Little Traverse Wheelway

Posted on August 21, 2018

Biking in the Petoskey Area is a Scenic Delight

Whether you like to bike on smooth, paved pathways or rugged, exciting mountain trails, you’ll find the scenic views in the Petoskey Area second to none. Bring your bike with you or rent one while you’re here. Then let the good times roll through and around our resort towns of Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Bay Harbor and Boyne City.

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Topics: Biking, Mountain Biking

Posted on August 02, 2017

Spring into Action in the Petoskey Area

Spring here in northern Michigan means robins, trillium and morel mushrooms. It also means the beginning of the jogging/running/biking season and other outdoor activities meant to strengthen the body and relax the mind.

The Petoskey Area offers not only a variety of trails and venues for getting in touch with your healthier self, but also hosts several competitive biking, running and swimming...

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Topics: Biking, Swimming, Running

Posted on April 26, 2017

The Best Ways to View the Petoskey Area’s Fall Color

Driving tours are the most well-known way to take in the fall colors, and we have five tours mapped out for you in our Fall Color Guide, but there are many more ways to enjoy the splendor of the season. The colors will soon be peaking in Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Boyne City and Bay Harbor, so choose your favorite activities and make the most of fall. Don’t dawdle, though. Some of these end...

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Topics: Driving Tour, Golf, Trails, History, Wine, Fall in northern Michigan, Hemingway, Boating, Hiking, Biking, Fall color tours, Things to do in the fall

Posted on October 12, 2015

Biking in Petoskey, MI is a pure joy

One of the most fun things to do on a vacation to the Petoskey Area of northern Michigan is to hop on a bike and explore the spectacular natural beauty.

Maybe your idea of a really great bike ride is to head out on a paved route that offers breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and the wooded rolling hills. The miles roll by before you even know, it as one incredible vista leads to another.


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Topics: Biking, Mountain Biking

Posted on August 27, 2015