A visit to the villages, towns and cities in the vicinity of Pellston will give you a true feel of the architectural and social makeup of the region. To make the most of your time in the area, take a trip to Petoskey. It's roughly 15 miles (24 kilometers) away from Pellston and is home to the Petoskey Beach and Odawa Casino Resort. For even more variety, visit the Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and Colonial Michilimackinac Park which you'll find in and around Mackinaw City, about 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Pellston.
While you are staying in Pellston, why not head to Gaylord. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the south, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you'll find Bavarian Falls Park, Otsego Lake State Park and Pine Baron Pathway. If you have time to spare, check out Otsego County Sportsplex, Ostego Golf Club and North Central State Trail before returning to Pellston.
Travelers who explore Northern Lower Peninsula delight in discovering the wide range of lighthouses here.
Have a go at some of this area's best winter activities. Locals and tourists alike enjoy cross-country skiing here. Snow shoeing is also popular. This destination has a number of great places to enjoy fishing, so ensure you leave time to fit that in. Boating is another watersport here.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time go home, head to the nearest major airport in Pellston, 1 mile (2 kilometers) to the north.