137 West St.
Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: (989) 732-7541
Fax: (989) 732-0930
If you are an adventure freak, Pine Baron Pathway is an ideal place to go hiking, biking and cross country skiing. Situated within the Mackinaw State Forest, this hiking trail is surrounded in abundance by exotic flora and fauna and is quite a popular destination for hikers in the region. Ideal even for kids to hike, this trail is marked by towering pine trees and several benches for the hikers to rest.
Located on site of the Boyne Mountain resort, the Alpine Golf Course, which is well known for hosting the Tournament Of Champions is set among charming hills and spectacular views of the Deer Lake and the North Michigan area.This course is suited for both amateurs as well as professional golfers.
The Monument Golf Course is yet another of the beautiful golf courses on site of the very fabulous Bay Mountain Resort. Equipped with 18 holes, this course offers golfers with a charming setting and a rather difficult level of play. Each of the 18 holes have been named after Golfing legends, as a tribute towards their contribution to the sport. Dr. Alister Mackenzie, and George Fazio are some of the architects who have put together this brilliant and challenging golf course.
Optimize your Boyne Falls getaway with a fly fishing trip on Northern Michigan waters. Boyne Outfitters organize an array of tours like the Traditional Trout Float and Walk & Wade Adventure for a relaxing and therapeutic experience. Cast your rod and reel into the Sturgeon or the Boyne, to get a hold of beautiful trout and seasonal salmon, while taking in the enchanting views of the surrounding flora and fauna. Certified guides help you navigate the trout streams and provide with cutting-edge equipment. Here you can also avail private lessons.
The Springbrook Golf Club is a friendly, small, quaint golf course. At this golf course you enjoy a perfect game for, this course is best suited for professional as well as novice golfers. There is a restaurant called The Grill On The Hill, where you can enjoy a meal and a drink after a nice relaxing day of teeing off. For further details, do check their website.
The Bear River Links Golf Course & Driving Range is one of biggest golf courses in Boyne Falls. It has a nine hole par 36 golf course with a 250 yard driving range. It is meant for those who want to take time off from the city to tee off while unwinding. The course is big and spacious with greenery all around. For further information do check their website.
Managed by the Boyne City Parks and Recreation Commission, the Avalanche Preserve offers impressive panoramic views of North Michigan. The Avalanche Mountain Preserve is made up of deep sloping terrain, a disc golf course, an archery and a recreational park. There are benches along the trail for those who wish to take a break from the steep climb or just want to sit and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. During the winter season, one can enjoy skiing and snowmobiling.
Located bordering the Gaylord State Forest Area, the Double K Corral is a great place to enjoy the countryside view on horseback. Over an area of 80 acres, this facility is open throughout the year and, depending on the weather, lets guests ride and take in the breathtaking scenic beauty. If you are not that experienced a rider, then do not fret, because they have instructors as well. For the younger riders, Double k Corral offers smaller horses and ponies, so you can make it a family outing. Horseback riding is one of the best ways to discover nature: you are in the open; the beautiful animal is on the journey with you; and there is no artificiality involved.
For a great outdoor skiing experience, head down to the Aspen Grove X-C Center located in East Jordan, one of the best snow belts in America. This nordic ski venue is blessed with great facilities and a beautiful terrain. On offer here are activities like Eco-Tours, Snowboarding, Skiing, Nature Trails and Ski lessons. Spread over 20 kilometers of terrain, this facility is very popular with tourists. They have an on site shop where one can purchase or rent out snow gear. An assured fun day for the entire family is guaranteed at the Aspen Grove X-C Center.
All though there are many golf courses all around East Jordan, the Mallard Golf Club & Driving Range stands out, thanks to its blissful setting and scenic surroundings. Spread over 2963 yards of land, this course is made up of challenging terrain and hazards. The Mallard Golf Club & Driving Range organizes various tournaments and events. After a great game of golf, one can chill out and cool themselves at the Bar. Check their website for a detailed map of the course.