Petoskey Area Blog

Get Ready for Some Excitement in the Petoskey Area

The sun-drenched beaches in the Petoskey Area of northern Michigan are the perfect way to relax and unwind. Then, add the Victorian charm and easy-going pace found in our communities of Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Bay Harbor and Boyne City and it’s easy to see why the Petoskey Area is known as a Michigan treasure.

But what if you are looking for a little more adventure? You’ve still come to the...

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Topics: Things To Do, Attractions, Boyne Mountain, Boyne Highlands, Adventure

Posted on July 25, 2016

A Hunting We Will Go – Morels, Petoskey Stones & Great Deals

As the winter white fades away in the Petoskey Area, it will soon be replaced by lush green golf courses, blankets of trillium and morels popping up just waiting to be picked.

Petoskey stones, Michigan’s State Stone, are pieces of fossilized coral that can be found along the Lake Michigan shoreline in many places – prominently along the water’s edge in Petoskey, but also inland, especially in...

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Topics: Culinary, Spring activity, Things To Do, Events

Posted on April 06, 2015

‘S-Cape to the Petoskey Area

Looking for an escape from the winter blues?  Need a change of pace?  Just want to get away and have some fun?  Look no further than the Petoskey Area this winter!

Shopping – Each of the shopping districts in the Petoskey Area – Petoskey’s Gaslight District, the Village at Bay Harbor and downtown Boyne City and Harbor Springs offers an unique array of old and new.  Some of the shops have been...

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Topics: Winter, Wine, Things To Do

Posted on January 26, 2015

It’s November in the Petoskey Area – Now What?

Now that it’s November, some seem to feel that there’s nothing to do in our area, so now what? Here’s some of our suggestions:

*Get to Between the Covers, McLean and Eakin, Horizon Books or Local Flavor – book stores are great places to lose yourself! Don’t stop there – our area offers wonderful libraries, too.*Splash, play and get excited at Avalanche Bay, Michigan’s largest indoor waterpark....

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Topics: Winter, Wine, Things To Do, Hobbies

Posted on November 11, 2014