Skiing & Snowshoeing

Peek-A-Boo Cross Country Ski Trail

North of M-129 on Blindline Road, West on State Avenue. The trails is off of State Avenue at the Les Cheneaux Community Schools running track, east of the township landfill. Sponsored by the Les Cheneaux Nordic Ski Club. Approximately 4-5 miles of groomed trails.

Search Bay Back Country Ski Trail

Five miles west of Hessel on M-134 at Search Bay. Trail head is marked and accessible from M-134.

Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding

An adventerous winter day trip and a drive south to the Harbor Springs area (about 1 hour and 15 minutes) will land you among the Midwest’s best downhill skiing and snowboarding at Nub’s Nob and Boyne Highlands.

Nub’s Nob Website: www.nubsnob.com

Boyne Highlands Website: www.boyne.com

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Upcoming Events

July 15: Storyteller Pete Griffin, 7 pm, Les Cheneaux Community Library
July 16: Fun with Photography-Linda Henderson, 4:30 pm, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 16-17: Papermaking with Artist Diana Grenier, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 18: Silk Scarf Painting with Artist Barb Landen, 9 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 18-20: Waterfront Photography Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
July 19: Fireman’s Ball, 8 pm, Cedarville Community Center
July 19: Music by the Blue Water Ramblers, 7 pm, Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum
July 20: Music and Art Dockside, Hessel Marina and Park Area, downtown Hessel
July 21: Create a Fysh Class with Artist Linda Sattler, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 21-26: Sassafras Canoe Building Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
July 22: Made In Michigan Program, 3:30 pm, Les Cheneaux Community Library
July 22: Make Your Own Body Butter with Artist Diane Keighley, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 23: Crystal and Pearl Bracelet Making Class with Artist Teri Empey, 9 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 24: Dinosaur Day with Paleojoe, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Community Library
July 24: Collage Making Class with Artist Diana Grenier, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 26: Red Willow Birch Bark Picture Frame Class with Artist Bob Causley, 3 pm, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 28: Adventures in Origami 1 Workshop with Artist Fran Moye, 12 pm, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 28-August 1: Split Bamboo Rod Making Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
July 29: Introduction to Marbling on Paper with Artist Heidi M. Finley, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 29: Family Scavenger Hunt with the Pickford Historical Society
July 30: Quilled Birch Bark Tray with Sweet Grass Class with Artist Ron Paquin, 9 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
July 31: Introduction to Pastel Painting with Artist Diana Grenier, 10 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center

August
August 1-21: Les Cheneaux Arts Council Art Show, Cedarville Lodge
August 2: Polymer Clay Wine Glass Class with Artist Kate Otstot, 12 pm, Kate Otstot’s Studio in Hessel
August 4: Adventures in Origami 2 with Artist Fran Moye, 12 pm, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
August 4-8: Introduction to Classic Hand Tool Woodworking Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
August 5: Speaker Series-Chris Smith, 7 pm, Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum
August 6: Prelude to the Boat Show, 7 pm, Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum
August 6: Express Yourself! (Re-Inventing Greeting Cards) with Artist Norma Hinton, 9 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
August 6: Quilled Birch Bark Wall Pocket Class with Artist Ron Paquin, 9 am, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center
August 6: Clay Workshop with Artist Linda Schepperly, Nancy Stuhler, and Kate Otstot Session 1, 9 am, Cedarville High School
August 8: Whitefish and BBQ Chicken Dinner, 5 pm, Cedarville High School
August 8: Les Cheneaux’s 2nd Annual Classic Car Show, 11 am, Downtown Cedarville
August 8: Les Cheneaux Classic Boat Auction, 3 pm, Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum
August 9: Lions Club Pancake Breakfast, 7 am, Mertaugh Boat Works Storage Building
August 9: 37th Annual Antique Wooden Boat Show and Festival of Arts, 10 am, Downtown Hessel
August 10: Boat Show Afterglow Artist Reception & Open House, Kilponen Studio, Hessel
August 11-16: Cocktail Class Racer Building Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
August 12: Gourding is for the Birds Class with Artist Clarlyn Ledy, 12 pm, Les Cheneaux Arts Council Center

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