About The Area

Food/Restaurants/Coffee Shops

Early Bird
Trish’s Dishes
Riverside Inn
Leland Lodge
The Cove
Village Cheese Shanty
Rick’s Cafe

Carlson’s Fishery
Leland Mercantile
Blue Boat Coffee
Harbor House Trading Company (ice cream)
River & Main (coffee, candy, smoothies)


Our favorites not in Leland: Market 22 on M-22 south of Leland, Figs in Lake Leelanau, Fischer’s Happy Hour Tavern on M-22 north of Leland, The Tribune in Downtown Northport, among many others - ask at the front desk for more suggestions.


Aurora Cellars
Bel Lago Vineyard and Winery
Black Star Farms
Blustone Vineyards
Boathouse Vineyards
Chateau de Leelanau Vineyard and Winery
Chateau Fontaine
Cherry Republic Winery
Ciccone Vineyard and Winery
45 North Vineyard and Winery
French Valley Vineyards
Good Harbor Vineyards
Green Bird Cellars and Farms
L. Mawby
Laurentide Winery
Leelanau Wine Cellars
Rove Estate
Shady Lane Cellars
Silverleaf Vineyard and Winery
Tandem Ciders
Verterra Winery
Willow Vineyard

Area Beaches

LAKE Michigan
Van's Beach

Public beach just beyond Van's Garage - a local favorite. The trailhead to the beach is just beyond Van's Garage at the end of Cedar Street - downtown Leland.

North Beach

Public access found north of the Leland Harbor, off of N Lake Street, north of W Pearl Street at W William Street.

South Beach (Christmas Tree Cove)
Public beach on Lake Michigan at the end of Reynolds Street, west of Main Street.

Lake Leelanau ~ North

Bartholomew Park (Nedow's Beach)
Public beach and park on North Lake Leelanau with boat launch, picnic area, and dock. Also has a lifeguard at some times during the summer and swimming lessons. On Pearl Street east of Main Street 7 blocks.

Schneider's Beach & Park

Public beach with picnic area on North Lake Leelanau at the end of Popp Road (off M-204) 1.5 miles west of the village of Lake Leelanau.

Boat/Kayak/SUP Access

Leland Township Harbor: boat launch onto Lake Michigan at Leland Township Harbor 
East Leland Park Boat Launch: boat launch at East Leland Park, Upper Lake Leelanau
Carp River Leland Public Water Access Site: access to the Carp River in Leland

For more options