The Full Guide to the Best Winter Activities on Boyne Mountain

Chances are, if you are visiting northern Michigan during the winter, you are going to be met with a huge list of things to do to enjoy the weather or get your adrenaline pumping (hopefully both). Whether you’re looking to speed down the powdered slopes, skate over frozen lakes, or traverse snow-covered trails, we’ve got you covered with this full guide to the best winter activities on Boyne Mountain! 

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Top 6 Winter Activities on Boyne Mountain 

Skiing and Tubing 

Skiing has been a staple winter activity for quite some time, but there are several ways to go down the mountain in style that are worth mentioning! Tubing is quickly becoming a family favorite winter activity on Boyne Mountain because of its accessibility for the little ones of the group! Simply grab a tube, sit down, and you’re ready to go! For the more coordinated members of the family, 60 trails and 415 acres await you and your trusty snowboard or skis! Boyne Mountain is sure to satisfy your need for speed regardless of age or experience level. 

Ice Skating 

Whenever you’re ready to take things down a notch, you can visit the Boyne Mountain ice rink for a relaxing time gliding over the ice! The rink is located by several buildings and has lights strung up, making it the best way to end your day on the mountain, surrounded by an enchanted atmosphere. Whether you are showing off your quad axel jump, or still maintaining balance on the ice, the Boyne Mountain ice rink is a must! 

Snowshoeing, Snow Biking, and Horseback Riding 

If you’re looking for some winter activities on Boyne Mountain that require a little less balance, there is no shortage of unique opportunities to take part in. The mountain hosts several miles of trails for you to enjoy snow biking, snowshoeing, or even get the chance to take a guided horseback riding trail through the snow! Boyne Mountain even hosts over 20 miles of cross-country skiing trails, and if you’ve never done it before, you can take part in cross-country ski lessons to kickstart your day! 

Defrost at South Arm Retreats

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After a long day in the chilly weather, relax at South Arm Retreats to get yourself fully prepared for your next day of adventure on Boyne Mountain! South Arm Retreats offers you the ability to have quick and easy access to Boyne Mountain while being able to enjoy a quieter property for you and your group! Cozy up with the family in our Family Suite or gather with the other guests around the communal fire pit, regaling tales from your day of winter activities on Boyne Mountain! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to visit northern Michigan and experience a winter like no other! Book with South Arm Retreats today, check availability on our website!

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