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Things to do during "cabin time" in Honor
Sleeping Bear Dunes cabins are unique. Skip the boring hotels and experience cabin time near Lake Michigan. Honor, MI cottages are located on or near the coastline of Lake Michigan - get ready for sand-filled activities. Sleeping Bear Dunes lodging offers the perfect escape to Northern Michigan with loads of fun things to do near your vacation rental. This small community is in the center of Benzie County and is surrounded by other towns, resorts, lakes, golf courses, trails and more. Honor was voted Michigan’s top outdoor sports town in 1999 by Sports Afield Magazine and is the perfect place to rent lodging for your next vacation.
Being surrounded by so many lakes and rivers presents many opportunities for water activities near your vacation rental. Lake Michigan and Crystal Lake are the two largest, perfect for boating and fishing while staying at your cottage in Honor. Both lakes are full of lake and rainbow trout, bass and coho salmon. The sandy beaches of lake Michigan are perfect for swimming and relaxing on the beach during your cabin time. The Platte and Betsie Rivers make for a great afternoon of canoeing, kayaking or floating on a tube. Local outfitters can set you up with canoe, kayak or tube rentals near your lodging.
Away from the water, Honor has a variety of scenic wildlife. Go for a dune climb at the Sleeping Bear Dunes just a few miles away from your cabin or resort. There are also numerous biking and hiking trails in the area. The Betsie Valley Trail is 135 miles long and perfect for snowmobiling during a winter visit to your cottage. The Manitou Islands are also filled with trails to explore. While the islands may be a little farther from your vacation rental, the dunes, beaches and forests are worth it for adventurous explorers. There are also eight golf courses within the Benzie County. With varying levels of difficulty, these courses are sure to improve your golf game while staying in your Honor, Michigan cabin.
If you are looking to do some shopping while at your cottage, several other resort towns filled with fun little shops surround Honor. Traverse City, Empire and Glen Arbor are neighboring towns just a short drive from your vacation rental. Honor also has many markets, shops and boutiques near your lodging. The Cherry Bowl Drive In Theatre is a great evening activity for the whole family. The drive-in movie theatre features the latest family friendly films for everyone staying at your cabin in Honor.
Make sure you talk to rental owners about the many Lake Michigan Dunes seasonal events and beaches. At RentMichiganCabins.com you compare Lake Michigan homes and Sleeping Bear Dunes vacation rentals here, then rent DIRECTLY with the owners or property managers and skip those booking website traveler fees.