Winter at Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek is truly a perfect, centrally located getaway option for anyone looking to experience winter in Northern Michigan. One of the things that helps us stand apart is the access to snowmobile rentals on-site through Snowbelt Motorsports, as well as direct access to the trails here in Gaylord. When renting with us, you will also have full access to amenities such as the indoor pool, hot tub, and sauna. 

Gaylord and the surrounding area has plenty to offer for the winter season - below is a guide of some of the most popular options in the Gaylord area for winter adventures!

Snowmobile Rentals

One of the perks of renting with us here at Beaver Creek Properties & Realty is the direct access you have to on-site snowmobile rentals through Snowbelt Motorsports. The trails are nearby, so you can ride directly from the resort to start your snowmobiling trip. You are able to reserve sleds in advance once you confirm your booking by contacting them by phone or email below.

Phone: 989-448-8628
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Sturgeon River Paddlesports - Winter Rafting

About 25 minutes' drive from Beaver Creek Resort is this hidden gem in Wolverine, Michigan. An extraordinary opportunity to float the Sturgeon River in the breathtaking beauty of winter. Experienced guides present a captivating narrative that brings this stunning river to life!

Phone: 231-525-6878
Location: 12961 S. Straits Hwy Unit B. Wolverine, MI 49799

Forbush Corner Nordic - Cross Country

Cross Country Skiing is available at Forbush Corner Nordic in Frederic, MI, just a short drive from Beaver Creek Resort! They offer lessons (with prior notice), rentals, and three main trails, an easier trail, one for intermediate level skiers, and a harder/advanced trail.

Phone: 989-889-2843
Location: 4971 County Road 612. Frederic MI, 4973

Beaver Creek Resort - Winter Activities

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Cooke Family Farm - Sleigh Rides

Join the Cooke Family for a horse drawn sleigh ride through God’s country! They offer private sleigh rides, which run around 40 minutes with hot chocolate and cookies to follow. The Sleighs can hold between 10-12 adults. They are open for the season - call today and reserve your date and time.

Phone: 989-731-1332
Location: 4282 Hayes Tower Road, Gaylord MI 49735

Otsego Resort - Skiing, Tubing, Sledding

Skiing, Tubing, Sledding, and more are available at Otsego Resort, just a short drive from Beaver Creek! Enjoy natural terrain through the forests of Gaylord’s Sturgeon River Valley. The skiing, snowboarding, and restaurants and lodge make it a comfotable and fun Northern Michigan experience.

Phone: 989-732-5181
Location: 696 E Main Street. Gaylord, MI 49735

Gaylord Trail Cam

Check out this local trail 7 live feed to check current snow levels and trail conditions.

Winter in Northern Michigan