Area Links

Dining, Hiking, Boating, and More!

Leelanau Peninsula has much to offer to travelers as well as the residents. We believe that you, too, will come to appreciate all the wonderful attractions, businesses, products and services available in this area.


Our Companies
LVR RealtySpecializing in Glen Arbor real estate!
Glen Arbor Outdoor– Providing interior and exterior maintenance to many Glen Arbor properties!

Local Attractions
Sleeping Bear Dunes– Voted America’s “Most Beautiful Place.”
Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail– All about our new trail system in Leelanau County.
TART Trails– Hiking, biking and walking trails in the Traverse City area.
Palmer Woods Mountain Biking Trail– just 5 miles north of Glen Arbor!
Leelanau Peninsula Wineries– Information and locations of all wineries in this area.
Old Mission Peninsula Wineries– A link to information on the wineries of Old Mission Peninsula.
Leelanau Farmers’ Market– A link of information about where and when the market is set up.
Glen Arbor Chamber of Commerce– Connecting you all of what this town has to offer!
Glen Arbor Art Association– Promoting artists and exhibits in this area.
Fishtown, Leland– Information on this adorable, historic fishing village.
Empire, Michigan– This beautiful, lakefront town’s website.
Suttons Bay, Michigan– Suttons Bay area information and attractions.
Traverse City, MichiganA link of information of this beautiful, destination city.
Rove Winery – A new winery in 2016 located off M72 between Glen Arbor and Traverse City!

Beach Watersports– Watercraft rentals in Leelanau County.
Crystal River Outfitters– Kayak, canoe, tube rentals and more.
Leland Charter Fishing– Charter boats out of Leland.
Glen Lake Marine – Renting pontoons, deck boats, jet skis, fishing boats, paddleboards, and kayaks.
H2O Sports Rentals – Pontoon boats, Personal Watercraft, SUP Boards – Delivered to most lakes.
Northwood Boat Rental– Pontoon rental in the Glen Arbor area.  231-342-7235
On The Narrows Marina– Boat and wave runner rentals on Glen Lake.
Sleeping Bear Cruises– Learn about the coastline and shipwrecks of this area by boat.
Aussie Watersports– Boat and jet ski Rentals with free delivery on selected lakes.
The Sportsman Shop/Glen Arbor Charters– For charter fishing in the Glen Arbor area.
Watta Bite Charter Fishing– Charter fishing out of Glen Arbor.
Whitecap Charter Fishing– Charter fishing with Captain Jack out of Leland.

Tour Companies
Grand Traverse Tours– Specializing in Leelanau Peninsula, Old Mission & Traverse City winery tours, event transportation, and brewery tours.
VIP Shuttle – Luxury bus tours through Leelanau Wine Country, to Casinos, for weddings, bachelorette parties, golf outings, airport pick-ups and drop offs, beach tours,  etc! (231)-944-6801
5 Tons Tours – Wine, beer, and area tours in an army vehicle!

Area Events
Cherry Festival
– The official website of the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City, MI.
M22 Challenge– A link to this multiple sport event that takes place in this area every June.
(Please see the “Calender of Events” section of our website for current events in our area)

Catering/Concierge/Private Chefs/Events
FreshTrippin – Needing concierge service during your stay? Call FreshTrippin! #(231) 709-5888
Mel & FELL– Chef Tim GriffithPersonal chef, catering, and cooking classes! #248-722-1977
S2S – Sunrise to Sunset Events Chef Jonathan Dayton and Chef Stephanie Sheffer combine forces to provide unmatched catering and events. Call Stephanie at #231-409-8382!

Art’s Tavern– A family friendly, Glen Arbor institution.
Bluebird– A casual dining restaurant in Leland.
Blu– Waterfront fine dining in Glen Arbor.
Boone Dock’s– Relaxed, family friendly atmosphere with live music in the summer.
The Cove– A relaxed restaurant on the river in Leland.
Funistrada– Rustic, Italian fare near Glen Lake.
Good Harbor Grill– Casual, local fare, and “summertime food” in Glen Arbor.
La Becasse– Fine french dining near Glen Lake.
M22 Market– Pizza, deli, market essentials. Between Glen Arbor and Leland, on M22.
Riverfront Pizza & Deli– Pizza, subs, salads and more in Glen Arbor.
Riverside Inn– Fine dining in a historic building on the river in Leland.
Western Avenue Grill– Casual fine dining in downtown Glen Arbor.

Golf Courses
Dunes Golf Club– 18 holes in Empire Michigan.
Manitou Passage– A picturesque 18 holes off of M22 between Glen Arbor and Leland.
Mistwood– 18 holes in Lake Ann.

Bike Rentals/Gyms
The Cyclery – Bike rentals in Glen Arbor.
Total Resistance Xtraining– TRX and other classes/personal training.

Area Businesses and Stores
Becky Thatcher JewelryLakeside inspired jewelry design.
Cherry Republic– Store, cafe and winery selling a variety of cherry products.
Cottage Book Shop– An adorable, log cabin book store in downtown Glen Arbor.
Lake Street Studios– Including Forest Gallery and local artists.
Leelanau Coffee Roasting Company– Fresh roasted coffee, made in Northern Michigan.
Northwoods Hardware– A gift, home and garden center.
Ruth Conklin Gallery– Handcrafted artwork reflecting Northern Michigan.
Synchronicity Gallery Showcasing the work of local artists.
Tiny Toes Travel- Rentals for cribs, high chairs, and other baby and child products.
Wildflowers– A garden and home gift shop

Local Photographers
Don Miller Photography
Ashmun Portrait Art
Hitching Post Photo