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Caberfae Peaks – Season Passes – 2018 / 2019 – $99 SEASON PASS SALE!
Ski & snowboard SEASON PASSES are now on sale for the 2018 / 2019 season. 2018/2019 Ski Season Pass Pricing through August 31st:  MORE INFO.  BUY NOW. – $99 WEEKEND PASS – valid ALL Saturdays & Sundays – $119 MIDWEEK PASS – valid Monday through Friday – $218 PEAK PASS – valid 7 days a week <> Visit Caberfae [...]

Crystal Mountain – Peaktoberfest – October 19 – 21, 2018
[ October 19, 2018 to October 21, 2018. ] Peaktoberfest, happening October 19-21, 2018, includes first-class mountain bike racing, live music, family fun, great German food and award-winning brews surrounded by the autumn colors of northern Michigan. Friday, October 19 Chairlift Rides 4-6pm: Enjoy chairlift rides to the top of the mountain. Soak in the panoramic views of three counties while you view the fall colors. [...]

Crystal Mountain – Founders Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic – October 20, 2018
[ October 20, 2018 to October 22, 2018. ] The annual Founders Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic is held in and around the beautiful, gently rolling terrain surrounding Crystal Mountain. The race starts and finishes near the base of the front-side slopes. Riders journey through hardwood and pine forests along rambling two-tracks and flowing single-track on a course that is fast and challenging, but not [...]

Boyne Mountain – Spring Board Meeting – April 14 & 15, 2018
[ April 14, 2018 to April 15, 2018. ] Clear your calendar for the most important Boyne Mountain Terrain Park board meeting of the year! With both the Ramshead Park and the Boyneland Park dressed to impress and chock-full of features from all over the mountain, this is the last big hurrah in the park for the year. Saturday, April 14 - Sunday April 15 <> Visit [...]

Crystal Mountain – 22nd Annual Crystal Classic Golf Tournament – April 22, 2018
[ April 22, 2018; 12:00 pm; ] This four-person scramble includes 18 holes of golf with cart, two beverage tickets and food. Event begins at Noon! Only $55 per person! Prizes to be awarded in Men’s, women’s and mixed divisions. Reservations required. For more information, call the Pro Shop at 888.968.7686 ext. 4000.

Boyne Mountain – 2018 Hemlock Open – May 5, 2018
[ May 5, 2018; ] The Best of Both Seasons The Hemlock Open is a two person team competition. It consists of two runs of slalom in a dual format on North Boyne in the morning. In the afternoon, enjoy a two man scramble. Each team member’s best run is added together with their team golf score to determine the total team score.

Crystal Mountain – Crystal Cup – May 25 – 27, 2018
[ May 25, 2018 to May 27, 2018. ] Crystal Mountain – Crystal Cup – May 25 – 27, 2018 Stay tuned for details!

Crystal Mountain – 13th Annual Michigan Beer & Brat Festival – May 26, 2018
[ May 26, 2018; ] Kick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside. VIP Admission begins at 3pm, General Admission from 4-8pm Admission VIP Ticket Package VIP Package includes: Admission at 3pm [...]

Ski Michigan News and Specials on Facebook
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Boyne Highlands – News and Specials via Facebook
Boyne Highlands Resort is a family-owned, four-season resort offering the most skiable acreage in Michigan and the highest vertical skiing and snowboarding in the Lower Peninsula. Additional winter activities include cross country skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding, tubing, Zipline Adventures and more. Boyne Highlands Resort Tuesday August 14th, 2018 - 8:46 am #HighlandsHighlight 📸: @velma_w #FamilyMovieNights [...]

Caberfae Peaks – News and Specials via Facebook
Caberfae Peaks is located in the heart of the Northern Michigan snow belt, reaping the benefits of frequent lake effect snow falls. The combination of our BIG HILLS, with the BEST SNOW, in YOUR BACKYARD, makes Cabefae Peaks the best ski value around. Caberfae Peaks Friday July 27th, 2018 - 11:38 am $99 Season passes [...]

Crystal Mountain – News and Specials via Facebook
Crystal Mountain is the Midwest’s favorite golf, ski & spa resort destination. Located in northern Michigan’s Benzie County, 28 miles southwest of Traverse City, a short drive from Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and Lake Michigan. Crystal Mountain Tuesday August 14th, 2018 - 11:19 am Michigan Legacy Art Park Founder, David Barr has a special [...]

The Homestead – News and Specials via Facebook
Northern Michigan’s largest waterfront resort community, located in the heart of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, a unit of the National Park Service. In the winter it is a full-service ski resort with downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and ice skating. Load more Visit The Homestead on Facebook >>>>

 
 

Caberfae Peaks – Season Passes – 2018 / 2019 – $99 SEASON PASS SALE!

Caberfae Peaks – Season PassesSki & snowboard SEASON PASSES are now on sale for the 2018 / 2019 season.

2018/2019 Ski Season Pass Pricing through August 31st:  MORE INFO.  BUY NOW.

– $99 WEEKEND PASS – valid ALL Saturdays & Sundays
– $119 MIDWEEK PASS – valid Monday through Friday
– $218 PEAK PASS – valid 7 days a week

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Friday July 27th, 2018 - 11:38 am

Caberfae Peaks

$99 Season passes are now on sale! Don't wait as prices go up after Aug 31st. store.caberfaepeaks.com/ ... See MoreSee Less

$99 Season passes are now on sale!  Dont wait as prices go up after Aug 31st. https://store.caberfaepeaks.com/

 

Comment on Facebook

Sad to say, we’ve had to give up skiing after 60 years of fun on the slopes.

Cindy L Price???

Amy Todd

Alissa Reeves Charlie Kowalski John DeLang Mady Thompson

Jeff Cook

Rebecca Castle

Andy Fuller

Travis Ackley

Is the value weekend season pass gone this year?

Laura Ellison Geurink 🤔

Maryjo Reed

Tyler Smith

Justin Steiger

Eric

Andrew Champney

Timbuck Talsma ❤️

Cheri Wyman

Devin DeBoer brooooooo

Jon Pino

Tara Matonican tell Tom

Jacob Bishop

Robert fry

Alan Alsbro

Jeff S French

David Fox

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Friday June 22nd, 2018 - 10:28 am

Caberfae Peaks

A view from the rafters. Are you looking for a last minute reception for 2018? We had Saturday, September 8th and Saturday, November 10th open up recently. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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the people are nice also

Choosing Caberfae as our venue was hands down the best decision we ever made!!

Kelly Petersen

Larry Marrah

Where I got married. ❤️❤️

Like the view

Remember it well

I remember this place like it was yesterday. Best day ever.

I remember the view install ceiling fans

Tyler Joseph

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Wednesday June 20th, 2018 - 5:28 pm

Caberfae Peaks

The annual awards dinner for the Cadillac Chamber of Commerce is tonight. Congrats to the Leadership Class and award recipients from Caberfae Peaks. ... See MoreSee Less

The annual awards dinner for the Cadillac Chamber of Commerce is tonight.  Congrats to the Leadership Class and award recipients from Caberfae Peaks.

 

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Looks real pretty

Congratulations Robert and Audrey VerSluis on your award.

What beautiful tables.

what beautiful

Friday May 18th, 2018 - 9:54 pm

Caberfae Peaks

Congrats to tonight's bride & groom, Lauren & Scott. ... See MoreSee Less

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Cross Country Ski Headquarters – Labor Day Weekend Clearance Sale! – August 31 to September 3, 2018

XC Ski Headquarters
Don’t miss our ANNUAL BLOW-OUT SALE on Labor Day Weekend!

– 30-50% OFF most of of last year’s winter jackets, fleeces, pants, kids clothing, boots and shoes, plus select hats, gloves and more.

– Clearance on The North Face, Columbia, Swix, Salomon, Patagonia, Merrell, Kari Traa, Bjorn Daehlie, Smartwool, Skhoop Skirts, and more.

– Big sale on cross country skis, boots and ski packages from Fischer, Salomon, Rossignol, Atomic, and Alpina. That includes clearance skis and deeply discounted rep samples like the Salomon S-Lab Classics at over 50% off MSRP, plus the all new recreational touring skin ski from Rossignol, the Evo R-Skin Evolution Package, on sale for 33% off MSRP!

PLUS…

– Your chance to score NEW winter clothing and ski gear that none of your friends have seen yet, including cold-weather lifestyle and activewear from The North Face, Patagonia and Columbia.

– You also get first crack at this year’s skis, boots, bindings and poles from Fischer, Rossignol, Salomon, Alpina and more. And let me tell you, it looks gooooooooood.

– Best of all, our staff of friendly ski freaks is ready to help you pick out all the right gear that is perfect for YOU.

– Did we mention Donnie the dog will be there?

– And also MAYYYYBE a newborn Frye Colie baby?? (no promises, but Mariah’s due date is August 25th!)

Labor Day Weekend Store Hours:
Friday and Saturday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday 10:00am to 5:00pm
Monday 10:00am to 4:00pm

Btw, the ski trails are beautiful! Bring your bike or take a hike when you come to check out the sale. You won’t regret it!

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Cross Country Ski Headquarters On Facebook

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Thursday August 9th, 2018 - 1:53 pm

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Thursday August 2nd, 2018 - 4:17 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Arguably the coolest thing Fed Ex has ever done?

U.S. Ski & Snowboard Team
“Skis play a huge factor in how the race plays out.” — Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins

Check out how our cross country team is using cutting-edge technology to compete at the highest level.
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Awesome. Oh man I can’t wait for ski season.

Wednesday July 11th, 2018 - 1:38 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Great to see this hearty group take on the #xcskihq trails last week! They are open to the public and we maintain them all summer, so grab your dog, bike, or buddy and enjoy! 😊 ... See MoreSee Less

Great to see this hearty group take on the #xcskihq trails last week! They are open to the public and we maintain them all summer, so grab your dog, bike, or buddy and enjoy! 😊

 

Comment on Facebook

Hope they brought their rock skis! <g>

Timbuck Talsma 😁❤️

Can dogs be off leash?

Jamie we should take the dogs next time 👍🏻😉

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Wednesday July 4th, 2018 - 12:12 pm

Cross Country Ski Headquarters

Happy Fourth of July from your home dogs at XC Ski HQ!! ... See MoreSee Less

Happy Fourth of July from your home dogs at XC Ski HQ!!

 

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Happy 4th of July to all of you, too!🇺🇸🌞

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Crystal Mountain – Peaktoberfest – October 19 – 21, 2018


Peaktoberfest, happening October 19-21, 2018, includes first-class mountain bike racing, live music, family fun, great German food and award-winning brews surrounded by the autumn colors of northern Michigan.

Friday, October 19

Chairlift Rides

4-6pm: Enjoy chairlift rides to the top of the mountain. Soak in the panoramic views of three counties while you view the fall colors. Live music featuring John Pomeroy will be provided at the base of the Crystal Clipper chairlift.

Saturday, October 20

13th Annual Founders Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic

9:30am-12:30pm, base of Crystal Clipper chairlift
The 13th Annual Founders Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic is held in and around the beautiful, gently rolling terrain surrounding Crystal Mountain. The race starts and finishes near the base of the front-side slopes. Riders journey through hardwood and pine forests along rambling two-tracks and flowing single-track on a course that is fast and challenging, but not so difficult that racers new to the sport won’t have a great time.

Chairlift Rides

10am-3pm: Enjoy chairlift rides to the top of the mountain. Soak in the panoramic views of three counties while you view the fall colors.

Junior Races

Tour de Tykes (ages 7-12 or 6 and under)

1pm: Register your kids for the Tour De Tykes Races at the Mountain Adventure Zone! Future Peak2Peak Mountain Bike racers are invited to participate in the annual Tour de Tykes or our newly added Tour de Traxs.

2pm: Younger racers (ages 6 and under) can take part in the Tour de Tiny Tykes. Be sure to pre-register at the Mountain Adventure Zone.
2:30pm: The Tour de Tykes race is for racers aged 7-12 years old. Be sure to pre-register at the Mountain Adventure Zone.

All participants receive medals and are sure to have a great time!

Tour de Traxs (ages 8+)

3:30pm: This race is for young, enthusiastic riders ready for a challenge! Racers ages 8 + will start and finish at the Peak2Peak gate. This single lap, 5-mile course will challenge young Mountain Bikers to push their limits. Finisher medals for all racers and place medals to the top three overall. Just $20 per racer!

For more information, please call the Mountain Adventure Zone at 888-968-7686 ext. 7500.

Spooktacular Saturday

2 – 6pm: Wagon rides, caramel apples, petting zoo, pumpkin carving and more!

Spooky Trail Walk and Haunted Trail Walk

7:30 – 9:30pm: Choose between the family friendly Spooky Walk or terrifying Haunted Trail. Ride the Loki lift & follow the lanterns down your chosen trail. $7 per person, 6 & under free with paying adult.

Learn More about Spooktacular Saturday »

All Weekend

Crystal Spa Days

Enjoy select massage, facial, body treatment and nail services for a great deal! Crystal Spa Days is available October 1 – November 25, 2018.

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2014 Peak2Peak – Photo Gallery (Click on photos for captions & slideshow view)

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2014 Peak2Peak – Photo Gallery (Click on photos for captions & slideshow view)

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