Petoskey, MI: A Popular Vacation Spot for Decades
Are the great outdoors calling your name? The Petoskey area has 5 waterfront resort communities, including Petoskey, Alanson, Boyne City, Bay Harbor, and Harbor Springs; plus Boyne Falls, the home of Boyne Mountain Resort.
A Michigan Treasure
Often considered a Michigan Treasure, the Petoskey area offers the best snow sports between the Rocky Mountains and New England. The most famous ski slopes include Boyne Highlands, Nub’s Nob, and Boyne Mountain. This winter also offers snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling.
For decades, the Petoskey area, which sits on the shores of Lake Michigan, has attracted vacationers dating back to the days of Ernest Hemingway. The iconic American author spent the first 18 summers of his life on nearby Walloon Lake sailing and fishing. For over a century, railway lines and steamboats have been bringing vacationers to Petoskey to enjoy the area’s fresh air and resort atmosphere.
Warm weather activities
Aside from the spectacular winter sports, Petoskey is the perfect place for a vacation home to enjoy the summertime activities. From adventure sports, biking, water recreation, and outstanding golf, the area is full of things to do. Or explore the historic Gas Light District to find a wonderful choice of clothing, books, kitchenware, ice cream, art galleries, jewelry, outdoor gear, fine wine, and tons of restaurants. You can even go wine and beer tasting at small, local breweries and wineries in the surrounding areas.
Are you looking for your dream vacation/second home in the Petoskey area? Call Stephanie Jones at 231-844-4410 to find the ideal home for your family in this historic place.
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