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

Summer 2016 Events

Visit the Calendar Page at lescheneaux.net for event dates and times! 

 

Weekly Events:

Saturdays
All Year: Story & Craft Time at Les Cheneaux Community Library, 10:30 am, Cedarville

Sundays
All Year: 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

 

August

August 19, 20, 21: Cedar Cove’s HUGE Annual Garage Sale Weekend, 9 am to 4 pm each day, at Cedar Cove Assisted Living’s Community Room, 266 Mary L. Street, Cedarville

August 20: Red Willow Birch Bark Picture Frame, 2 pm – 5 pm, Bob Causley, Arts Council Building, Cedarville

August 21: Sweet Songs of Summer – Live Music and Desserts, 7-10 pm, Bethel Lutheran Church, Cedarville. Featuring members and community friends of Bethel Lutheran Church, this traditional summer concert will be offered at the church at 217 M-129 in Cedarville. Free and open to the public.

August 23: Knitting Group, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, (every 4th Thursday of the Month through September 27) with Nancy O’Polka, Pickle Point, Hessel

August 22-27 (or June 27 – July 2 choose a date): Kaholo Paddle Board, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

August 24: Locker Hooking, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, Deb Williams, Pickle Point, Hessel

August 27: 15th Annual Slammin’ Salmon Derby presented by Islands Wildlife & the Islander Bar. Mandatory Captain’s Meeting is Friday, August 26, 7 pm, Islander Bar in downtown Hessel. Derby kicks off early Saturday morning, at 6:30 am, from Hessel Marina. The derby is now offering $4,000 in cash prizes, and is introducing a new “trifecta,” offering any boat that catches a legal-sized salmon, steelhead and lake trout a $100 bonus!! (bonuses are limited to 1 per boat) More info at lescheneaux.net

August 31: Tatting, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, Deb Williams, Pickle Point, Hessel

 

 

September

September 2: Beer Fest & Art Auction, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

Sept 3: Art in the Park, 11 am to 4 pm, Downtown Cedarville

Sept 5-10 (or July 18-23 choose a date): Eastport Pram, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

Sept 5-10 (or July 18-23 choose a date): Passagemaker Dinghy, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

Sept 5-10 (or July 18-23 choose a date): Ultralight Dinghy, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

Sept 5-10 (or July 18-23 choose a date): Cradle Boat, 9 am – 5 pm, Great Lakes Boat Building School, Cedarville

Sept 7: Wool Applique / Penny Rugs, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, Sherri Huff, Pickle Point, Hessel

Sept 13: Crochet, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, (every 2nd Tuesday of the Month through September 13) Sherri Huff, Pickle Point, Hessel

September 16: Full Moon Kayak Trip, 7 pm (3-4 hours long), Woods & Water Ecotours

September 21: Needle Punch Embroidery,  1 pm – 3:30 pm, Sherri Huff, Pickle Point, Hessel

September 27: Knitting, 1 pm – 3:30 pm, (every 4th Thursday of the Month through September 27) Nancy Opolka, Pickle Point, Hessel

 

 

 

 

 


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