Petoskey Petoskey spotlight: Natural appeal Outdoorsy attractions around Petoskey make it easy to escape for fresh air and exercise. The 26-mile Little Traverse Wheelway bike path (pictured) links Charlevoix, Petoskey and Harbor Springs and offers stunning scenery (and no hills!). The best views are south of Petoskey, but head the other way to reach pretty Waterfall Park.
Harbor Springs, MI- family-friendly beach resort town: old-time ice cream and candy shops; a historic lighthouse; sailing schools; and nearby nature preserves. In winter, strap on ski boots and snowshoes. www.personalvacations.biz