Celebrate the Winter Season in Central Lower Peninsula Region of Michigan

Wintertime in Central Lower Michigan

Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and winter hiking and are great fun and fitness for winter. Michigan Life's Region 7 Central Lower Peninsula Area including Arenac County, Bay County, Clare County, Iosco County, Isabella County, Midland County, Ogemaw County, Roscommon County Michigan.

Winter in Michigan's Region 7 Central Lower Peninsula Area

Enjoy the Winter Season in Central Lower Michigan

When the weather turns colder the outdoor sports heat up and Michigan offers the best in wintertime fun and you can find it all right here. Let's start with a little Skiing do you prefer Cross Country Skiing or Downhill Skiing and don't forget the exciting action of Snowboarding! Maybe a little hockey or figure Ice Skating is more your style. Rated number 1 for Family Fun in the wintertime includes Sledding, Tobogganing, and Snow Tubing! Looking for high energy adventure to cross of your bucket list? Here are Dog Sledding Adventures and Snowmobiling Trails. Finally there are all kinds of Winter Events to enjoy in Michigan.

What to See and Do in Region 7 -Central Lower Peninsula

We will have pumpkin painting, hayrides, pumpkin picking, animals, barrel train and more. Mark your calendars to join us!


Largest Winter Festival in Michigan featuring Polar Bear Dip, Softball on Ice Tournament, 5K Fun Run/Walk, Snowmobile Radar Run, Youth & Adult Hockey Tournaments, Helicopter Rides, Carnival Games, Carnival Rides, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Horshshoes, Quick Carve Wood Carving Competition, Family Fun Tent Admission, Family Skate Night, Adult Be

Snow Snake Ski and Golf has been serving Michigan since 1949. The Brockway family has owned and operated Snow Snake since 1957. There are six lifts serving 10 runs, including numerous terrain features, and a snow tubing park on 43 acres. The ski season runs November through March, weather permitting.

Looking for the best Toboggan runs in Michigan? Check out The Toboggan Run at City Forest in Midland Michigan each run is over a tenth of a mile in length!

Midland City Forest offers wonderful cross country skiing on groomed trails for classic and skate skiing. Trails are designed for skiiers of all levels, from beginner to an advanced 11k loop. A .7 mile beginner trail is lighted from dusk until 8 p.m. every evening. Routes and distances can be obtained by clicking on the map to the right.

The minute you arrive here at Apple Creek Whitetails Ranch you will begin to experience a hunting adventure like no other. Nestled in the heart of Wisconsin's North woods, surrounded by thick forests, tall pines and cedar swamps our 1,500 acre hunting ranch is certain to give you the tranquility and hunting experience one seeks.

The Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort is a casino, hotel and entertainment venue owned and operated by the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, located just outside of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan Immerse yourself in luxury and escape the everyday.

As featured on the Emmy award-winning television program Under the Radar Michigan in April 2012 located in the heart of Downtown Bay City,
Antique Hunter’s Paradise!

Find us minutes from I-75 using exit 162A.

Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
*Special Hours By Appointment

Step back in time into the historic landmark and restored turn-of-the-century building that houses both a Modern Craft Winery Tasty Room and The Silver Lining Boutique. You’ll be telling your friends about your Taste Adventure here!

Friday & Saturday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.

Our Winery and our very first Tasting Room, Au Gres is our home, our heart and our hideout. A comfortable, relaxed setting in the quaint town center of Au Gres, our doors are open to the adventure enthusiast!