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Winter Adventures Up North

For adventurers craving excitement, Sleeping Bear Resort is in the perfect location. Equip yourself with snowshoes or cross-country skis and explore the nearby trails, transforming the pristine, snow-covered terrain into your personal playground. For enthusiasts seeking downhill thrills, two ski resorts are conveniently located nearby. Nestled in a prime winter wonderland, the resort’s location caters to a diverse range of winter sports, making it an ideal haven for those who relish the magic of the season.


Strap on a pair of resort provided snowshoes and set out on a journey of discovery amidst the snow-laden trees. Explore the area’s trails and connect with the stillness of winter, appreciating the subtle nuances of the snowy landscape.

Cross County Skiing

Venture into the winter wonderland on the many nearby trails. You’ll have to bring your own or rent xc skies to take this adventure. You’ ll find paths that meander through the silent woods, offering an immersive experience in nature’s hushed beauty. Northern Michigan is a different kind of paradise in the winter.

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Down Hill Skiing & Snowboarding

The Homestead

Less than thirty minutes away, nestled against the backdrop of Lake Michigan, this The Homestead boasts a variety of ski trails catering to all skill levels. From beginners to seasoned experts, The Homestead offers an opportunity to carve through the snow while relishing breathtaking views of the lake.

Crystal Mountain

Equally close is the winter wonderland of Crystal Mountain, a premier ski destination with a diverse range of slopes, terrain parks, and cross-country trails. Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie tackling black diamond runs or a family enjoying a day of gentle descents, Crystal Mountain has something for everyone.