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About The Area

Northern Michigan is a beautiful place to live and vacation. Our communities often bring awe to visitors who struggle to comprehend how robust the “Up-North” lifestyle is. The arts community is alive and well with venues ranging from the Crooked Tree Arts Center (, Great Lakes Center for the Arts (, and Blissfest Music Organization ( Our school systems are notably some of the best in the state and healthcare options abound while McLaren Northern Michigan ( continues to expand as leading professionals choose to live in Northern Michigan. Our access to the outdoors is unbeatable thanks to the Little Traverse Conservancy ( and Top of Michigan Trails Council ( and we would be remiss if we didn’t mention the premier skiing that is easily accessible in our area. Nubs Nob ( as well as the Boyne Resorts ( provide the best skiing in the Midwest. Finally, all summer long residents and visitors take advantage of the fresh water that surrounds us. We are blessed to call this area home! We would love to help you find your piece of heaven.

Petoskey Chamber of Commerce
Harbor Springs Chamber of Commerce
City of Petoskey
City of Harbor Springs
Emmet County
Petoskey News Review
Petoskey Harbor Springs Community Foundation
Top of Michigan Trails Council
Little Traverse Conservancy
Petoskey Public Schools
Harbor Springs Public Schools
Petoskey District Library
Crooked Tree Arts Center
Nubs Nob Ski Area
Boyne USA
Latitude 45
The Outfitter