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Activities

Drummond Island Activities

A Resort for
All Seasons

Whatever your inclination and whatever the season, you can always enjoy the great outdoors at Drummond Island Resort. Indeed, there’s never a bad time to revel in the majesty and richness of Northern Michigan. We offer a wide variety of activities to keep you entertained and exhilarated throughout your stay with us.

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All Activities
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Ice Skating

Lace up your skates and spend time practicing your figure 8s on our outdoor ice rink.

  • Free for resort guests.
  • Rentals available for non-guests at the following rates:

Rentals start at just $5 for a half-day.

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Cross Country Skiing & Snow Shoeing

Experience The Rock golf course like never before with 11 miles of groomed cross country trails.

  • Free for resort guests. 
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

We offer half-, full-day and weekend cross-country ski rentals for $10, $15 and $25, respectively. Likewise, snow shoes are $7, $12 and $22, respectively.

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Snowmobiling

Pure Michigan voted Drummond Island the “#1 Place to Snowmobile.” We couldn’t agree more.

  • Guests must bring their own snowmobiles to enjoy our snowmobile trails.
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Shanty Rentals

Test your outdoor skills with an ice shanty rental.

  • Just $125 a day buys you a full day of fishing.
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Tubing & Sledding

Our tubing hill is the perfect place for families to get together and have a sleighing good time.

  • Tube rentals are complimentary for resort guests.
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

Half Day - $5

Full Day - $7

Weekend - $15

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The Rock Golf Course

For a golf experience of a lifetime, The Rock offers a challenge like no other. Designed by renowned architect Harry Bowers, our 18-hole championship course winds through 400 acres of lush terrain with one spectacular view after another. Warm up on our all-grass driving range and practice area, and then play from any of four tees depending on your skill level.

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Skeet & Clay Shooting

How’s your shot? Take aim during a challenging simulation at Cedar Sports Clays & Skeets. Contact us at 906-493-1000 for more information or to make a reservation.

  • Rental available at the following rates:

Skeet Shooting: $85 Per Person

Clay Shooting: $95 Per Person

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Paddleboarding

Fun for the kids and relaxing for everyone else. Paddleboard up and down the coastline for a unique summer experience.

  • Free for resort guests.
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

Half Day: $20 Per Person
Full Day: $35 Per Person
Weekend: $50 Per Person

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Canoeing

Row out with one of our canoes and take in the breathtaking views the island has to offer.

  • Free for resort guests.
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

Half Day: $20 Per Person

Full Day: $35 Per Person

Weekend: $50 Per Person

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Volleyball

There’s nothing like the feel of sand between your toes during a game of beach volleyball. Balls are provided with our compliments.

  • Free for resort guests.
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Off Roading’

The thrills never end at Turtle Ridge Off Road Park and its 180 acres of off roadin’ awesomeness.  Available spring through fall.

  • A nominal entrance fee of $30 per 4x4 vehicle applies. 

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Paintball Course

For a lively team-building experience or just some friendly competition between family members, nothing beats paintball and our course is designed to deliver the thrills. Book through the Pro Shop. Contact us at 906-493-1000 for more information or to make a reservation.

  • $45 Per Person
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Biking

From paved paths to mountain trails, biking on Drummond Island is loads of fun for young and old alike.

  • Resort guests enjoy complimentary bike rental.
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Fishing

Cast your reel and see what’s biting from Lake Huron’s wide variety of fish, including Smelt, Herring, Smallmouth Bass, Salmon, Perch, Pike and Walleye.

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Kayaking

Paddle around Lake Huron in one of our kayaks and get a completely new perspective on the gorgeous coastline.

  • Free for resort guests. 
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

Half Day: $20 Per Person

Full Day: $35 Per Person

Weekend: $50 Per Person 

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Nature Preserves

Take in all that the Upper Peninsula has to offer at neighboring Harbor Island National Wildlife Refuge, Clyde and Martha Williams Nature Preserve and Drummond Island Township Park.

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Hiking

With four scenic trails on property, Drummond Island is protected paradise for the enterprising hiker.

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Swimming

Kids love splashing around in our pool. You’ll enjoy a refreshing dip, too.

  • Free for resort guests.
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Bird Watching

Get a bird’s eye view of some of Michigan’s most famous species, including Yellow Rail, Leconte’s Sparrow, Osprey and Sandhill Crane. The entire island is known for its unique bird population.

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Tennis

Grab a racquet and head to our expertly maintained courts for a game of tennis, pickleball or badminton.

  • Free access for resort guests.
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Playground

This one is purely for the kids, unless you’re as young at heart as they are.

  • Free access for resort guests.
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Relax

What could be more soothing than a stroll on the beautiful shoreline of Lake Huron?

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Pontoon Rental

Rent a 14-person pontoon boat, and enjoy the serene sights and sounds of Lake Huron.

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Indoor Putt-Putt Golf

Open year-round, the Junior Rock Putt Putt Center offers a 9-hole course and arcade games.

  • Free for resort guests. 
  • Rental available for non-guests at the following rates:

$4 Per Person