The alpine village of Gaylord and its surrounding area offers a myriad of activities to participate in, year round. Whether you are someone who wants to enjoy hiking in the outdoors, or you are just looking for a good place to unwind, this incredible area of Northern Michigan can cater to anyone's needs. Check out some of the different sections of our area guide that our team has assembled to see what activities the Gaylord area has to offer.

Local Attractions & Activities

Being a mere 5 miles southwest of town has its benefits - Gaylord, MI and the surrounding area is host to many year-round attractions and activities. There is a sure to be a local activity for everyone to enjoy.

Outdoor Activities

Nearby trails and activities for lovers of nature - Gaylord and the surrounding area has lots to offer!

Gaylord Golf Courses

Gaylord is an amazing location for golf, with many highly rated golf courses - we have all the contact information you will need for the nearby greens so you can plan your perfect 2021 golf outing.

Local Food & Drinks

Our team has put together a list of our local dining options, so you can easily find a local restaurant or bar. (*While we try our best to ensure accurate hours of operation listed for each venue, we recommend calling the number provided or visiting the websites to be sure.)

Breweries, Wineries, and Tasting Rooms

Looking for a place to sit down and enjoy some handcrafted beverages? Look no further, as Michigan is becoming a hotspot for local craft wines and beers. While some of these locations have a bit of a drive, Northern Michigan has plenty of variety to offer.

Area Tourism Guides

This tab includes the links and information for both the Gaylord Tourism and Activities page, and the Petoskey Area Tourism Guide.