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The Homestead – Cross Country Skiing

The Homestead ResortCross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing

Long-time cross-country skiers will find miles of trails filled with challenging ascents and thrilling descents.

Most of all, they’ll find a breathtaking view around every bend in the trail. If you’re new to the sport, you’ll find expert instruction, quality rental equipment, and a fun way to stay fit and enjoy the beauty of winter of Northern Michigan.

Anyone who loves the great outdoors is sure to love the snowshoe trails that winds through the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

One of the trails, Bay View, is just steps from the resort’s Village. There are also several other snowshoe trails just a short drive away.


The Homestead – Cross Country Ski & Snowshoe Packages
Explore the naturally groomed trails of the “Most Beautiful Place in America” by ski or snowshoe with this special package. Two nights’ lodging Cross-country ski or snowshoe rentals Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park Pass Box lunch from Cavanaugh’s From $42 per person, per night for hotel accommodations. Condominium stays from $83 per person, per night. Available December-March Visit The Homestead Website […]

The Homestead – Winter Glide Package
Whether you travel by ski or snowshoe, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is the perfect playground for winter enthusiasts. Two nights’ lodging in your choice of hotel accommodation Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore Park Pass Mountaineer breakfast on weekends 20% discount on services at Lillyjade, a Salon Rates from $36 per person, per night Available December 21-March 10 <> Visit The Homestead Website >>>> <> More […]


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Bay View Cross Country Ski Trail

The Bay View Cross Country Ski Trail is just steps from the resort’s Village.


Sleeping Bear Dunes Cross Country Ski Photo Albums



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Crystal Mountain – Cross Country Skiing

Northern Michigan’s Cross-Country Skiing Destination

Looking for some of the best in northern Michigan cross-country skiing trails? Look no further than Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa. From gentle treks through the trees to the rolling terrain of our black diamond cross-country skiing trails, Crystal Mountain’s 40+km cross-country skiing trail network provides terrain for all ability levels, from novice to expert. We even have 4K lighted for night skiing.

Meticulously-groomed for both skating and traditional cross-country skiing, these picturesque northern Michigan cross-country skiing trails were rated #1 in Michigan by Michigan Living magazine readers. Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa… your northern Michigan cross-country skiing vacation starts here.

Current trail conditions >>

Trail Map Rates & Rentals Events & Lessons

Crystal is Northern Michigan’s only Fisher Key Nordic Center

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Lake ‘N Pines Lodge – Take To The Trails Package

Spend the day having fun Snow Shoeing Or Cross Country Skiing!

Northern Michigan has some of the best snow shoeing and cross country skiing trails in the state and is home to award winning restaurants, vineyards and scenery.

We offer a unique opportunity to not only take to the trails but enjoy special amenities
 to make this your best winter getaway ever.
Package Includes:

   2 nights accommodations
   Made to order breakfast each morning with complimentary room service available
   Snack pack for the trails with 2 thermos of coffee or cocoa
   $50.00 Dinner Certificate – 25 restaurants to select from
   2 Wine Tastings at the M-22  Store in Glen Arbor
   Up to $20.00 credit at the M-22 Store in Glen Arbor
   1-4 Hour rental of 2 sets of Cross Country Skis, poles and boots
   1-4 Hour rental of 2 sets of snow shoes and poles
Package with Cross Country Ski Option
Angler’s Nook                     Sun- Thurs $309.00 plus tax     Fri & Sat $329.00 plus tax
Pines Nature Suite             Sun – Thurs $319.00 plus tax    Fri & Sat $339.00 plus tax
Bay Chalet                         Sun – Thurs $519.00 plus tax    Fri & Sat $539.00 plus tax
Package with Snow Shoe Options
Angler’s Nook                     Sun – Thurs $295.00 plus tax    Fri & Sat $315.00 plus tax
Pines Nature Suite             Sun – Thurs $305.00 plus tax    Fri & Sat $325.00 plus tax
Bay Chalet                         Sun – Thurs $505.00 plus tax     Fri & Sat $525.00 plus tax 

Lake ‘N Pines Lodge
10354 Mud Lake Road
Interlochen, MI 49643


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Shanty Creek – Antrim Ski Academy Ski Swap – November 29, 2014

The Antrim Ski Academy equipment & clothing sale is our biggest fundraiser
of the year and the proceeds go towards funding our scholarship program and helping to
support Antrim County high school ski teams.

Friday, November 28 • 5 – 8pm

Bring in your equipment and clothing for placement in Saturday’s sale.
We will have experts on hand to help you price your items.
Late check in will be available Saturday morning from 8 – 10am,
but we encourage you to utilize Friday nights check-in.

We accept downhill, cross country and snowboard equipment, ski racks, ice skates
and roller blades. Bindings are accepted but must be mounted to a board.
Clothing, accessories and helmets are also accepted. The club will only accept
serviceable and sellable equipment. Please, no long straight skis.
Antrim Ski Academy will take a 20% commission on all sold goods.

Saturday, November 29 • 9am – 5pm
We have lots of quality equipment available all day Saturday and have a good selection
of kids skis and boots throughout the sale. If you can’t make it early, you will still have the
opportunity to find some really good deals.

Saturday, November 29 • 5 – 6pm
Any equipment not picked up will become the property of
Antrim Ski Academy and may be disposed of. Sorry, no exceptions.
We will mail out any checks that are not picked up.

Funding 100% of our scholarship programs. Each season ASA accepts 10-15 scholarship students into our programs, at no cost to the scholarship recipients.

Purchase of new equipment for ASA, including gates, training gates, timers, etc.

Offsetting the costs of ski and snowboard clinics. The fees charged for most of our programs
do not cover the direct costs of coaching and additional funds are required.

In exchange for assisting in running the swap, ASA donates a portion
of the swap proceeds to Antrim County high school race teams.

2014 Antrim Ski Academy Ski Swap
November 28 & 29 • Grand Ballroom at The Lakeview Hotel
Summit Village • Shanty Creek Resorts
5780 Shanty Creek Road • Bellaire, MI 49615


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