Discover this natural beauty on Lake Michigan.
Your best beach is: The Bayfront Park trail about a mile from downtown to Petoskey State Park.
Your favorite restaurant could be: the casual Side Door Saloon for burgers and an outdoor deck in the summer.
On the weekend you might: drive one hour north to Sturgeon Bay for the miles of public beach, historic waterfront, and towering sand dunes.
Your view is: the Petoskey Bayfront Park and Bay Harbor Lake Marina, and the turquoise Little Traverse Bay of Lake Michigan.