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Old Mission Peninsula Wineries

This link gives detailed description and maps of the wineries that are involved with the Old Mission Peninsula Vitners Association. This also has links to each individual winery on the peninsula.


Leelanau Peninsula Wineries

This link provides detailed description and location maps of all the wineries that are involved with the Leelanau Peninsula Vitners Association. Also provides links to individual wineries websites.

We begin most of our tours at Shady Lane so you can enjoy their award-winning reds. From a stunning outdoor patio to the first class surroundings of their wine tasting room, you can’t begin an adventure in a better spot.


Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa

Whether you’re looking to get away from it all or be the center of attention, Crystal Mountain has the perfect place for you to call home. Our property boasts over 250 hotel rooms, suites, condos, townhomes and resort residences, all nestled against the backdrop of beautiful northern Michigan. Interested in bringing a furry friend during your stay with us? Pets are allowed in select units. Please request a pet-friendly accommodation when reserving your lodging. For lodging reservations, please call (800) 968-4676.

** TOP NEWS ITEM *** Family-owned Crystal Mountain, Mich. lands the top spot in the 2013 OnTheSnow Visitors’ Choice Awards for Best Terrain in the Midwest. There are 85 acres in which to play and despite the relatively short vertical of 375 feet, one run rambles a half mile. Nine lifts serve 45 slopes of fun, 27 of them illuminated for night skiing seven nights a week. Snowboarders are welcome everywhere on the mountain and there are special terrain features that keep it fun whether you’re sliding on one board or two. Overnight lodging is available in over 250 hotel rooms, suites, condominiums, townhouses and vacation homes, which are located near the skiing and golf facilities.


Pointes North Beachfront Resort Hotel

Paradise found on Michigan’s’ Gold Coast. Pointes North Beachfront Resort Hotel is located on the shores of East Grand Traverse Bay in Traverse City where you’ll find no better place to relax and unwind in any season. Their spacious rooms feature accommodations with two person JACUZZI® spas, private balcony or patio and breathtaking panoramic views of the beach and East Grand Traverse Bay. None of their accommodations are identically furnished for a unique touch to your up-north lodging experience.


Bayshore Resort

This Victorian style hotel is nestled on the beach of West Grand Traverse Bay and offers the best of all you love about Traverse City – a great waterfront location and a short stroll away from downtown with its diverse dining, shopping, and nightlife. The accommodations include Bayfront Rooms, Spa Rooms, Suites, all with views of the Bay, or choose from the more economical Bayview and Standard Rooms. Either way, you can’t go wrong in one of Bayshore Resort’s smoke-free rooms.


Cherry Tree Inn

Located on East Grand Traverse Bay the Cherry Tree Inn this little charming hotel is a local landmark.


The Homestead Resort

Along a great inland sea within the confines of a spectacular national lakeshore lies The Homestead. It’s on the shore of Lake Michigan’s Manitou Passage across the bay from Sleeping Bear Dunes, the largest moving dunes in the world.

When you visit, you’ll discover beaches on which you can walk for hours without interruption. They will make your day soothing in spring and summer, invigorating come fall and winter, your evening remarkably romantic year-round. And, there’s understated luxury at the resort. You’ll find it at the recreational facilities, spa, health and fitness facility, shops and restaurants and in the accommodations. The exceptional natural setting makes this the resort for romantic getaways, family vacations, family reunions, weddings, meetings and vacation and retirement homes. The beaches are wide, sandy and spectacular. On many, you can make the day’s first and only footprints. In addition, pools and spa pools, granular surface tennis courts, lush fairways, fast greens, kayaks, paddle boats, sailboats and bikes await you. You can do as much or as little you like in a setting unlike anything you’ve seen before.


Park Place Hotel

Park Place Hotel offers the best of it all! Rich in history and located in the heart of downtown Traverse City, we are surrounded by the shopping, dining, arts, attractions and recreational opportunities that make this area such a desirable destination year-round.


Shanty Creek Resort & Club

Shanty Creek Resorts’ 4,500 acre playground promises outdoor adventure and memories that last a lifetime, allowing you to play – and stay – your way!

Experience the thrill of four championship golf courses, swim in one of the resort’s heated indoor and outdoor heated pools, take the family to the beach club, hike or bike over seven miles of groomed trails or ride on horseback amid the natural beauty exclusive to Northern Michigan. Then, explore family adventures at Shanty Creek’s three unique resorts – get pampered at The Spa at Shanty Creek, work out at the fitness center, or make memories with family and friends at five unique dining and entertainment venues.


Bowers Harbor Vineyards

The family at Bowers Harbor Vineyards invites you to explore the epic views of Lake Michigan and sample our award-winning varietal wines. We are a boutique winery located in Northern Michigan on picturesque Old Mission Peninsula in Traverse City. Their cool-climate viticulture experience coupled with their hard work proves to produce superior quality Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, and their signature Meritage blend the 2896, Langley Vineyard. They planted the first vines in 1991, and are excited to be apart of Michigan’s growing wine tourism. Because they care for our land sustainably, their vineyards have been recognized by the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program.

Come taste our passion!


Black Star Farms

Black Star Farms is a popular agricultural destination located on the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula in northern Michigan. The Winery and Distillery produce some of the best Michigan wines and spirits. Their luxurious B&B Inn is the perfect place to host private special events including weddings, corporate retreats, and family celebrations. Artisanal cheese and a farm market round out their Suttons Bay site and now the Hearth and Vine is a great addition to the property!

To try their wines, visit any of our three tasting rooms in Suttons Bay, Traverse City and on the Old Mission Peninsula.