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Golf and ski aren't the only activities to enjoy while staying at Schuss Mountain.  The surrounding area is packed with sites to see, things to do, and lovely places to relax.

 Travel to Traverse City and visit the Old Mission Pennisula - home of 8 spectaular vineyards.  Some names you  may recognize:

  • Chateau Chantal
  • Chateau Grand Traverse
  • Brys Estate
  • Black Star Farms

If you are up for a longer vineyard tour, travel up the Leelanau Pennisula.
Some of the most recognized names in Michigan wine making have there homes there

  • Leelanau Cellars
  • 45 North
  • Ciccone
  • Chateau Fontaine
  • Chateau de Leelanau

Northern Michigan lakes are a popular destination.  Schuss Mountain is surrounded by a system of lakes called "the chain-o-lakes".  It is a 75 mile long waterway made up by Torch Lake, Lake Bellaire, and Clam Lake to name a few.  There is nearby, easy acess to any of these lakes.

  • Boating
  • Jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Beaches

Winter sports draw just as large of crowd -Schuss Mountain and the surrounding area provide the perfect backdrop for:

  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Snomobiling
  • Snowboarding
  • Cross Country Skiing
Home to Schuss Mountain and Shanty Creek Resorts.  Don't let this small town fool you - - after a busy day, its easy to find a delicious meal and a cold pint waiting for you.  Try these favorite hot spots:
  • Shorts Brewing Company - Bellaire's own local Micro-Brew.  The beer is cold and live music fills the place most every night
  • Lulu's Bistro - Upscale dining with an incredible menu and friendly atmosphere. 
  • Moka - Coffee, Pastries, & Wine.  What else can we say...
  • Toonie's Fish & Steak House - Great family atmosphere.  The Friday fish special draws a crowd.
  • Bellaire Bar -  Local watering hole.  The food isn't bad either!  A favorite with the locals... you know its good!

The whimsical village of Alden is tucked beneath trees on the southeast shore of Torch Lake.  Stop in Alden for some boutique shopping or watch the sun set on the shore of Torch Lake.

Traverse City
A 40-minute drive from Schuss Mountain.  Gateway to Leelanau & Old Mission Pennisulas.  Enjoy a day touring the wineries, shopping downtown, or relaxing on the beach.  The activities in Traverse are endless!

Overlooks the Little Traverse Bay on Lake Michigan.  Known for its historic downtown, boutique shopping, world class resturants, & stunning view - - Petoskey is only a 45 minute drive.

A charming small town perched between Lake Michigan, Lake Charlevoix, and Round Lake.  The lakes are sought by many for sport fishing and boating.  The downtown area provides for boutique shopping and delictable cuisne.  A 40 minute drive from Schuss Mountain.

Favorite Links: - The Offical Website of the Michigan Wine Industry - Short's Brewing Company - The Blue Pelican Inn & Resturant located in Central Lake, MI.  The extensive menu caters to anyone's taste.
- Petoskey, MI Chamber of Commerce - Charlevoix, MI Chamber of Commerce - Traverse City, MI Visitors Bureau - Michigan's Official Travel and Tourism Site - Local experts on everything snowmobile - Find courses, read reviews, book tee-times at  several Northern Michigan courses


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