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Welcome to the Glen Lake Sleeping Bear Dunes area, home to Big and Little Glen Lakes, The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, including the quaint areas of Glen Arbor, Empire, Burdickville, and the Narrows.

Whether you seek pristine beaches, hiking, water sports, superb art & music, majestic sunsets, museums, unique shopping, great food, fine wine, antiques or just an overall perfect place for a vacation get-away, our area offers something for everyone. Plan your next visit soon!


Area News

First Day of Spring

While it's the First Day of Spring, and we just got a layer of fresh white powder last night, we're...

Ice caves on Lake Michigan

There's been a lot of press and a lot of of visitors to the shores of Lake Michigan, especially in...

Free Ice Skating all Winter

Thanks to the efforts of a group of local businesses and committed individuals, this year we are...

2014 Glen Arbor Winterfest

This Valentine's Day weekend, nothing says "I love you" better than a trip to...

Shop Small & Local this Weekend!

This weekend kicks off the start of the holiday season in Glen Arbor!  We invite you to...
  • Upcoming Events

    April 4, 2014 6:00 pm

    Footprints in the Sand: historic South Manitou Island

    The Glen Lake Library will host a special exhibit of historic photographs from South Manitou Island...
    April 24, 2014 7:30 pm

    ‘Talk About Art’ with storyteller Scott Craig

    Leland resident Scott Craig tells the story of his life and the backstory of his public radio...
    April 25, 2014 5:00 pm

    Fiesta/Dinner celebrating young children

    Join the Leelanau Children's Center for our annual Día del Niño Festival! A celebration of...