Top Things to Do Outdoors in Winter

When the snow really starts to accumulate here, you can lay down tracks on pristine trails — close to 100 miles of them, and some ready-groomed for Nordic skis, snowshoes, or fat bikes. Or, race down hand-packed toboggan runs before a warm-up by the City Forest fire pit.

The piping-hot cocoa you’ll sip on after old-fashioned skating on these outdoor ice rinks? It’s the topper to your perfect Pure Michigan snow day!

Things To Do

There's a special hush when winter arrives in Michigan's Great Lakes Bay Region, best broken by the sounds of activity-fed laughter. On snowshoe, ski or sled, skate blades or fat tires, snowboard or toboggan, on land or frozen water — this is the place for snowy fun!

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Average High: 32° / Average Low: 19°

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