Life in Northern Michigan

There is more to you than just your work life, just like there is more to northern Michigan than your job opportunities! We’ve put together some helpful links to showcase the amazing offerings of our northern Michigan communities.

Golf

Black Lake Golf Club
2800 Maxon Rd.
Onaway, MI 49765
(989) 733-4653

Gaylord Country Club
4893 M-32 West
Gaylord, MI 49735
(231) 546-3376

Loon Golf Resort
4400 Championship Dr.
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-4454

Loon Golf Resort – Lakes Course
1233 Opal Lake Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-4454

Loon Golf Resort – The Ridge
4815 Old 27 South
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-4454

Michaywé – The Pines
1535 Opal Lake Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 939-8911

Otsego Club – The Classic
696 M-32 East
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5181

Otsego Club – The Tribute
696 M-32 East
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5181

The Natural at Beaver Creek Resort
4706 W. Otsego Lake Dr.
Gaylord, MI 49735
(877) 646-7529

Treetops – Rick Smith Signature
4250 Marquardt Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Treetops – Rick Smith Tradition
4250 Marquardt Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Treetops – Robert Trent Jones Masterpiece
3962 Wilkinson Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Treetops – Threetops
4250 Marquardt Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Treetops – Tom Fazio Premier
4250 Marquardt Rd
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Winter Activities

Downhill skiing and snowboarding, cross country skiing and snowshoeing, and snowmobiling are all available in abundance in northern Michigan.

Aspen Park
Groomed country ski trails
Snowshoeing

Big Bear Adventures
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing
Winter Canoeing

Buttles Road Pathway
Cross country skiing
Mountain Biking

Forbush Corner
Groomed cross country ski trails
Snowshoeing
Lessons & Rentals

Loon Golf Resort – The Ridge
Snowshoe trails & Rentals

Louis M. Groen Nature Preserve
Groomed cross country ski trails
Snowshoeing

Otsego Club
Downhill Skiing, lessons, & rentals
Snowshoeing
Cross country skiing
Sledding

Pine Baron Pathway
Groomed cross country ski trails

Shingle Mill Pathway
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing

Spring Brook Pathway
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing

Sturgeon River Paddlesports
Guided winter raft trips

Sturgeon River Reserve
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing

Treetops Resort
Downhill ski & snowboarding lessons
Terrain park
Extreme tubing
Dog sledding
Cross country skiing
Wilderness sleigh & groomer rides
Ice skating
Snowshoeing
Fat tire snow biking
and much more!

Warner Creek Pathway
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing

Wildwood Hills Pathway
Cross country skiing
Snowshoeing

Snowmobile
Trail reports & maps
Rules & regulations
Snow cams

Purchase/rental:
Mega Power Sports
Extreme Power Sports
Sled Shed

Schools & Education

Gaylord Community Schools
615 S. Elm St.
Gaylord 49735
(989) 705-3020

Otsego Christian School (K-6)
1377 M-32 East
Gaylord 49735

Saint Mary Cathedral Schools
321 N. Otsego Ave.
Gaylord 49735
(989) 732-5801

Cheboygan-Otsego Presque Isle ESD
6065 Learning Lane
Indian River 49749
(231) 238-9394

Johannesburg-Lewiston Area Schools
10854 M-32,  Johannesburg 49751
4580 Montmorency St., Lewiston 49756

Boyne City Public Schools
321 South Park St.
Boyne City 49712
(231) 439-8190

University Center
80 Livingston Boulevard
Gaylord 49735
(989) 705-3700

Chambers of Commerce

Boyne City Chamber
(231) 582-6222

Gaylord Chamber
(989) 732-4000

Indian River Chamber
(231) 238-9325

 

Lewiston Chamber
(989) 786-2293

Additional Resources

Restaurants & Nightlife

Alpine Tavern & Eatery
220 S. Otsego Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5444

Big Bear Delicatessen
201 E. Main Street
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 731-3354

Big Buck Brewery
550 S. Wisconsin Ave.
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5781

Diana’s Delights
138 W. Main Street
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6564

Mackinaw Trail Winery
3423 US HWY 131
Petoskey, MI 49770
(231) 487-1910

Main Street Market
148 West Main Street
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 448-2133

Michaywe Inn the Woods Restaurant
1535 Opal Lake Rd.
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 939-8800

Odawa Casino Resort
1760 Lears Road
Petoskey, MI 49770
(877) 442-6464

Otsego Club & Resort
696 E. M-32
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-5181

Otsego Grand Event Center
610 S. Wisconsin Ave
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 705-2010

Paddle Hard Brewing
227 E. Michigan Ave
Grayling, MI 49738
(989) 745-6388

Snowbelt Brewing Company
132 W. Main Street
Gaylord, MI 49735
(231) 420-3545

The Bearded Dogg Lounge
302 South Otsego
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 619-0298

The Old Depot
10826 M-32
Johannesburg, MI 49751
(989) 732-3115

Treetops Resort
3962 Wilkinson Rd.
Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-6711

Nearby Destinations

Odawa Casino Resort
1760 Lears Road
Petoskey, MI 49770
(877) 442-6464

Boyne Mountain Resort
1 Boyne Mountain Road
Boyne Falls, MI 49713
(844) 824-9662

Avalanche Bay Indoor Waterpark
1 Boyne Mountain Road
Boyne Falls, MI 49713
(844) 824-9662

Mackinac Island
(906) 847-3783

Petoskey, MI
(231) 347-4150