Monograms provides travelers access to a Local Host®, so you will have someone on hand to answer those vacation questions pertaining to Bay Harbor, Michigan. No waiting in line at the concierge desk or trying to ask your waitress at breakfast directions to the shopping district. Plus, your Local Host will share local Bay Harbor insights and share suggestions for getting off the beaten path, leaving you more time to create lasting vacation memories that are yours alone.
Enjoy one of Northern Michigan many beaches, from the perfect, soft sand of Lake Michigan, to the shallows of some of the inland lakes. Spend your time hunting for the elusive Petoskey Stone or nestle down with a good book and watch the water lap against the shore. A day at the beach cannot be beat!
Explore the nearly 300 acres which produce a large variety of apples, sweet and tart cherries, peaches, pears, plums, nectarines, strawberries, raspberries, and asparagus. During season, you can pick your own or you can also enjoy the indoor fruit stand, buy a treat at the Bakery and Pastry Shoppe, enjoy a fresh cooked meal at The Orchard Café, or buy a souvenir at the General Store.
Village at Bay Harbor
The Village at Bay Harbor features a marina, public observation platform and walking trails. The Village also includes tasty eateries, unique boutiques and frequently hosts special events and entertainment. Art fairs, concerts, fishing contests, a farmers market, and 4th of July fireworks are a sampling of some of the events you may catch at the Village at Bay Harbor.
Visit a Vineyard
Visit one of the many vineyards of northern Michigan. Michigan has 14,600 acres of vineyards making Michigan the fourth largest grape-growing state. Many of the vineyards have tasting rooms so feel stop by and sample such local favorites as Harbor Light White, Icebox Apples as well as cherry, apple and pear ciders.
Pedal Your Way Around
The Petoskey area is well known for great road biking, with M-119 (also known as the “Tunnel of Trees”) being one of the focal points for biking enthusiasts. Boyne Mountain and Boyne Highlands maintain some of the wildest and most exciting mountain bike trails around. And, if you want a nice, relaxing ride, just hop on the Little Traverse Wheelway, the 26-mile multi-use trail that follows the shoreline from Charlevoix north to Harbor Springs.