Winter Sports

Centrally located between The Highlands and Boyne Mountain, the Inn at Bay Harbor offers guests the opportunity to experience some of the best skiing and snowboarding terrain in Michigan. Join us this winter and get ready to hit the slopes, and explore cross-country trails.

Stay & Save Discounts

Enjoy up to 20% off lift tickets at Boyne Mountain and The Highlands when you book directly! You'll use your lodging confirmation number as validation for your discount when you shop lift tickets online.

14 Miles from the Inn

The Highlands

The resort offers more skiable acres than anywhere else in lower Michigan, including the state's longest ski run! You may also choose to take advantage of numerous other winter activities, like ice skating, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, fat tire biking, horseback trail rides, and more.

19 Miles from the Inn

Boyne Mountain

Winter is where it all started for Boyne Mountain, and you can look forward to great slope conditions and activities galore!  Skiers and riders of all abilities will find terrain to suit their taste. 

VIP Ski Locker, gear at Boyne Mountain


As our guest, you'll have exclusive access to reserved locker space at Boyne Mountain included with your stay! Enjoy premium parking spaces, oversized lockers with room for up to six sets of gear, plus complimentary coffee and hot cocoa!
Lockers require keys and are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis by visiting Inn at Bay Harbor reception.

Cross Country Skiing

Glide over the groomed trails of our sister resorts, or blaze your own through a pristine forest as you experience the beauty of winter in northern Michigan on cross country skis. 

Venture as near or as far as you'd like; our own Crooked Tree Golf Club offers an amazingly tranquil setting full of gently rolling hills, or explore the miles of designated trails at our sister ski resorts, with equipment rentals available. Plus, guests can connect to nature along the trails of several preserves and other scenic areas surrounding the Inn.