Welcome to the Glen Lake area, home to Big and Little Glen Lakes, including the quaint areas of Glen Arbor, Empire, Burdickville, and the Narrows, located amidst the The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.
Explore the Natural Beauty of the area Year Round!
Shop, Dine, Relax, Renew and Recreate.
Check out our year-round community events.
Play and Stay in Glen Arbor, then set out for your tour around the Leelanau Peninsula on M-22, and don’t miss the Wine Trails! Although summer is the most popular time to visit, our area is a fall color-tour destination for scenic drives, PLUS it’s a great spot go skiing, ice-skating, snowshoeing, and ice-fishing throughout the winter.
“No matter the season, the Glen Lake area is a perfect outdoor getaway.”
Step away from the hustle and get refreshed in the beauty around Glen Arbor. Find a new trail to hike, a new view from a hilltop, shop the great stores, buy a piece of local art; Try a new item on the menu, get a new book to read. Meet a friend, find a new friend! Drive around, hike around, bike around, and take in the smell of fresh air, woods, meadows, beaches and aqua colored lake water.
Whether you seek pristine beaches, hiking, biking, water sports, snow-shoeing, skiing, superb art & music, majestic sunsets, museums, unique shopping, great food, fine wines, antiques or just an overall perfect place for a vacation, our area offers something for everyone. Plan your next visit soon!
Visit www.visitglenarbor.com for more information about this area.
You won't find anything else like this tour!
Habitat for Humanity - Grand Traverse Region is a non-profit organization that builds affordable houses for hardworking families, giving them a hand up - not a handout.
Cherry Republic features gourmet cherry products and gifts made from both tart and sweet cherries.
Charming book shop in a historic log cabin in Glen Arbor
Two quaint lakefront cottages on Little Glen Lake.
A beachfront resort offering a wide range of unique lodging choices supported by luxurious facilities designed for romantic getaways, family vacations, weddings, reunions, and corporate meetings.