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
Summer 2016 Events
Visit the Calendar Page at lescheneaux.net for event dates and times!
All Year: Story & Craft Time at Les Cheneaux Community Library, 10:30 am, Cedarville
Les Cheneaux Farmers & Artisans Market, 10 am to 2 pm, Hessel School House, Hessel
Hessel Flea Market at the Marketplace, 10 am to 2 pm, Hessel Marketplace, 2900 W. M-134, Hessel
July 25-30 (or June 20-25 choose a date): Shearwater Kayak, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
July 25-30 (or June 20-25 choose a date): Wood Duck Kayak, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
July 25: Kids’ Kayak Days (Ages 10-14), 10 am – 4 pm, Woods & Water Ecotours, Hessel
July 26: Turkish Marbling – Marbled Silk Fan, 10 am – Noon, Heidi Finley, Arts Council Building, Cedarville
July 26: Turkish Marbling – Marbled Silk Scarf, 1 pm – 4 pm, Heidi Finley, Arts Council Building, Cedarville
July 26: Knitting, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, (every 4th Thursday of the Month through September 27) Nancy Opolka, Pickle Point, Hessel
July 27: Porcupine Quill Box, 9 am – 4 pm, Arts Council Building, Cedarville
July 27: Picture Needle Felting, 1 pm – 4 pm, Roxanne Eberts, Pickle Point, Hessel
July 27: Mosiac Frame, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Linda Sattler, Arts Council Building, Cedarville
July 29: Antique Appraisal, Mark Moran, 12 pm, Les Cheneaux Community Library, Cedarville
July 29: Les Cheneaux Community Foundation Cruise, 6-8 pm, through the channels, fundraiser for Community Foundation – departs from Hessel. Tickets are available at the Pine Cone in Cedarville.
July 29: Movies in the Park Presents: “Toy Story,” 9:30 pm, at Cedarville Downtown Waterfront Park, Hodeck Street, Cedarville. Free family movies. Everyone welcome. Bring a blanket or chairs.View All Events