Recent and Featured Gaylord Articles

  • Michaywe Pines Golf Course

    18 holes in a classic Up North setting paired with the casual, lakeside Inn the Woods restaurant. 517-Pines-GC, Michaywe Pines Golf.

  • Gaylord Country Club

    Founded in 1924, a classic parklike design. Call for a tee time or book online. 231-546-3376, Gaylord Country Club.

  • Green Trees Golf Course

    18 holes near downtown Gaylord. 989-732-6006.

  • Otsego Club

    Two courses—The Classic and the newer The Tribute that winds through 1,100 cares of the Sturgeon River Valley. 989-732-4653, Otsego Club.

  • Elk Ridge Golf Course

    Jerry Matthews-designed course offers spectacular wilderness beauty and challenges for golfers of all levels. Call for a tee time or book online. 989-785-2275, Elk Ridge Golf.

  • Aspen Park

    A 100-acre woods close to downtown Grayling. Includes six miles of all-abilities single-track for bikers. The twisty, turny route delivers enough hill climbs and switchbacks to keep […]

  • High Country Pathway

    An 80-mile backcountry loop through wide range of forest types and terrain — wetlands, ridge overlooks, gentle hills, steep hills. For mountain bikers in particular, the High […]

  • Pickerel Lake Pathway

    An easy 1.9-mile hike with lake and campground nearby, at the Pickerel Lake campground within the Pigeon River Country State Forest. 989-983-4101, Pigeon River Country.989-732-3541

  • Shingle Mill Pathway

    More than a dozen miles of trails through some of the Lower Peninsula’s most pristine woodlands. Keep an eye out for elk, and in early autumn, listen […]

  • First Congregational Church

    Founded at its present site in 1874, this is Gaylord’s oldest church and a registered historical site. Gaylord. www.firstuccgaylord.org.

  • Mt. Carmel Centre

    Formally St. Mary’s Cathedral, the red brick landmark was built in 1900 and is now used as a performing arts center. For info, call Otsego Community Connection. […]

  • Call of the Wild

    A North American wildlife museum with 150 lifelike wildlife animals such as mountain lions, beaver, elk and polar bear in their natural settings. Gaylord. 800-835-4347, gocallofthewild.com.

  • gaylord alpenfrost 3rd Annual Gaylord Alpenfrost

    The 3rd Annual Gaylord Alpenfrost will be held on February 7-8, 2014 and is filled with Northern Michigan winter fun. Here are just some of the events […]

  • Hampton Inn Gaylord

    The Hampton Inn Gaylord features an Alpine theme. This Gaylord hotel is located near Northern Michigan golf and ski resorts, the AuSable River and state forests. Complimentary […]

  • Alpine Lodge

    The Alpine Lodge, located in Gaylord, sits in the heart of River Country, near the famous AuSable River with canoeing, camping and fly fishing. It is close […]

  • Treetops Sylvan Resort

    The- Sports Bar–pizza, appetizers and 60 different beers. Lunch, Dinner, Bar * $-$$ Legends on the Hill–Steaks, pasta, seafood. Breakfast, Dinner. Hunter’s Grille–tapas, ‘tinis and wine bar, […]

  • Sugar Bowl Restaurant

    In the heart of the Alpine Village, this vintage-1919 eatery serves whitefish, prime rib and Greek specialties.

  • Stampede Saloon

    Stampede Saloon Old West style, True North spirit. This gathering place for bikers and snowmobilers serves big ol’ plates of faves like ribs with blue cheese slaw, […]

  • Duck Blind Grille Otsego Club

    American and international menu, nice wine list in a log lodge overlooking the Sturgeon River Valley. Casual evening dining.

  • Michaywe Inn the Woods

    Casual, Up Northy, with a lake view, steaks and seafood.