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
Sunday 12/21 0%
Sunshine and a few clouds. High 33F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 12/22 20%
Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High around 35F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday 12/23 90%
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
September 1: Les Cheneaux Historical and Maritime Museums open for the holiday
September 1-6: Northeaster Dory Boat Building Class, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville
September 4-6: 109th Stalwart Agricultural Fair, Stalwart (East of Pickford)
September 13: Free Plant Exchange with Les Cheneaux Beautification Committee, 9 am – 12 pm, Cedarville Community Center
September 27: 3rd Annual Jersey Mud Run, Taylor’s Pit, Cedarville
October 2-4: Fall Festival, “Stal-Fest”, Stalwart
October 18: Pickford Fall Fest, Pickford Township Park, Pickford
November 1-14: Sign up for Pickford Historical Society’s 50/50 Buck Pole, Pickford Historical Museum
November 5: Les Cheneaux Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner, Meeting and Awards
November 7-8: Pickford Historical Museum Quilt Show, 10 am – 7 pm, Downtown Pickford
November 11: Veterans Day Open House, Pickford Historical Museum, Downtown Pickford
November 15: Opening Day of Deer Season
November 28-30: Les Cheneaux Holiday Festivities, Decorated Tree Auction, Museum Open House, Tree Lightings
November 29: Les Cheneaux Christmas Bazaar, Les Cheneaux Community Schools, Cedarville
November 29: Small Business Saturday – “shop local” event with fun and prizes
December: Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides, Northwoods Christian Camp, Pickford
December 6-8: Les Cheneaux Historical Museum Open House and Tree Auction, Cedarville
December 6: Santa’s Run for Beer, begins and ends at the Islander Bar, Hessel
December 7: Breakfast with Santa, Lions Club, free, 7-11 am, Cedar Cove, Cedarville