Lake Michigan in Petoskey, MI

9 Things to do Outdoors in Petoskey

Are you looking for ways to get outside and enjoy the outdoors? Here are nine things to do outdoors in Petoskey.

Lake Michigan in Petoskey, MI
  1. Window Shopping: Window shop in Downtown Petoskey, give the store a call and have a personal shopper shop for you and pick up your items curbside.
  2. Bike Petoskey: Take your bike, rollerblades or skateboard and cruise the 1.5-mile path along the Bear River.
  3. Fishing: Throw a line from a dock, the shore, or take your boat out to catch some Bass, Trout or Steelhead.
  4. Golf: Whether you choose Crooked Tree, Bay View Country Club, or the other 15 golf courses in the Petoskey area, you are sure to find a course you’ll enjoy!
  5. Hike: Make sure to take a water bottle, your dog, and wear a pair of hiking shoes for a day out on the trails of Petoskey. You can check out the trail guide here.
  6. Grab a Bite to Eat: Order some food from your favorite local restaurant, pick it up via curbside, and head to the park for a picnic in the fresh air.
  7. Watch the Sunset: There are many places in Petoskey that you can watch a beautiful sunset, but Petoskey’s Waterfront by the break wall is a favorite.
  8. Beaches: Lake Michigan is a big reason why our town is so beautiful. Head to the beach, catch some sun and take a swim in our beautiful lakes.
  9. Petoskey Stones: Search the beaches for Petoskey stones, a fossilized piece of coral found on the shores of Northern Michigan.
Petoskey Stone from Lake Michigan

There’s so much to do outdoors from morning till night. Make sure your getting outside, even if it’s a walk around the block or to watch the sunset.

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