Petoskey Area

Petoskey Area

Petoskey is located on the shores of Lake Michigan's beautiful Little Traverse Bay in northwest lower Michigan and is known for its fresh air, spectacular beauty and of course, Michigan's state stone, the Petoskey Stone. Several other waterfront communities surround Petoskey and comprise the Petoskey Area.
Bay View
The entire Bay View community is on the national Register of Historic Places and a favorite place for visitors to explore trails, take in summer programs and dine.
Beach Time
From sprawling state park beaches to tiny community ones, the Petoskey Area has beaches just waiting for you to spend the day and into the evening.
Harbor Bluff
Harbor Springs has had a magnetic appeal to visitors since the turn of the century. It offers an inviting array of art galleries, culinary attractions and the deepest fresh-water harbor in the Great Lakes.
Incredible Golf
Golfers of all abilities will find links that are both challenging and enjoyable. Try our awesome golf courses in the Petoskey Area.
State Parks
The Petoskey State and Young State Park offer hiking trails, biking on interior roads, picnic facilities and and sandy beaches.
Water Sports
Perhaps you like the excitement of kite boarding or jet skiing. Maybe you want to just float down a lazy river with your paddles propped across the top of your canoe. The pleasure is yours for the taking in the Petoskey Area.
Dark Sky Park
While staying in the Petoskey Area be sure to visit the Headlands International Dark Sky Park. It will leave you star struck!