Got 5 Minutes…? A Perfect Evening Out

While nature surrounds when you’re staying at Indigo Bluffs, you’re never far from the comforts and delights of fine dining and upscale entertainment. Just a quick trip into Traverse City opens up a world of possibilities for a memorable evening out. Start your night at the brewpub preferred by locals, Rare Bird. Inside you will find a comfortable atmosphere, all the craft beers you could want and appetizers to die for. When you are ready for the main course, head to the water and Apache Trout Grill for a meal with a view. Situated on West Grand Traverse Bay, Apache

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Got 5 Minutes…? Frankfort

One of the true gem day trips from Indigo is the quaint village of Frankfort. Start off your adventure with a pop in to Crescent Bakery and Cafe for your baked desire and a cup of coffee from Petals and Perks, before strolling down towards the area’s most engaging beach. The radiantly blue waters and evocative sands make for the perfect place to dip your toes in or pose for an Instagram photo. Capping your night off at Stormcloud Brewing Company for a meal and drinks is the perfect way to wrap up your Frankfort excursion.

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Got 5 Minutes…? Black Star Farms

When life returns to normalcy, we figure to have a renewed sense of appreciation for the simple, timeless things in life. Just a short trip from Indigo Bluffs lies one of the true gems of the area, Black Star Farms. Not only have they been called the best winery in Michigan, but their eats will transport you. They offer award winning aged cheeses, mustards, and hearth and vine wood fired pizzas that can be enjoyed on their peaceful outdoor patio. Their weekly fish boils are also a thing of legend. Top off your edible delights with the perfect glass of

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Got 5 Minutes…? Kayaking

Kayaking through Traverse City

From Indigo, a short five minutes in any direction will take you to exquisite kayaking. Whether its the shores of Lake Michigan or paddling through the serene waters of the Boardman River in downtown Traverse City, it will be an experience you won’t want to forget. It is both a responsible activity during this period of quarantine and a fun way to spend a summer afternoon. After your time on the water, stop by any number of Traverse City’s awesome coffeeshops or brewpubs for refreshments and to keep the good times rolling. It’s all part of an extraordinary Northern Michigan

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Got 5 Minutes…? Fish Town

The Cove in Leland

Just a short drive from Indigo Bluffs is one of the true unique gems of Northern Michigan. The historic Fish Town district of lovely Leland, Michigan offers engagement for all five senses. Begin your day with a stroll over the dam, listening for the sounds of falling waters that have marked this spot for decades. A short walk will take you to the Village Cheese Shanty, where you will be delighted with an assortment local cheeses and sandwiches. After some distinctive shopping opportunities, you can make your way out to the eternal bliss of a Lake Michigan scenic view. Feel

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Got 5 Minutes …? Hiking

South Manitou Island

Got 5 Minutes? …A stone’s throw from Indigo Bluff is a nearly unlimited selection of absolutely stunning hiking. A short drive will provide you with an unmatched ability to commune with nature and lay eyes on timeless, enchanting views. One stop will show you the breadth of Northern Michigan plant life, the next a staggeringly beautiful view of our beloved Lake Michigan. Instagram worthy shots lie around every bend, if you have five minutes to let go and let nature wash over you.

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