Free Chili Tasting at the Market Place
Jan
26
2:00 PM14:00

Free Chili Tasting at the Market Place

This free tasting event will feature chili starter mixes, bread and crackers from our Market Place shop. Guests will taste four different recipes - three with meat and one veggie. Each person will receive one small bowl of each chili along with the fixings. The Market Place at Au Sable Riverview Resort offers a wide selection of gourmet food items, top shelf spirits, wines, beer and ice. Many unique and one-of-a-kind gitft items available - as well as fishing gear, apparel and accessories. Come check it out!

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Great Au Sable Getaway Weekend
Feb
1
to Feb 3

Great Au Sable Getaway Weekend

Create your own adventure with Au Sable Riverview Resort, Gates Lodge and XC Ski HQ!

Enjoy special activities, events and deals on lodging, food, winter sports and recreation.

Planning is easy - choose what you like and book directly with each business.

XC Ski Headquarters - 989-821-6661 - 9435 N Cut Rd., Roscommon, MI

- Free Ski Lesson at 10:30am on Saturday 2/2. Private lessons can be scheduled by calling 989-821- 6661.

- 1/2 price trail passes for everyone who stays at Au Sable Riverview Resort or Gates Lodge. 

- $10 off a ski package" coupon for anyone who rents skis that weekend

- Ski the Beer Trail on Saturday, 2/2. Craft beer tasting stations on the ski trail.: https://www.cross-country-ski.com/ski-the-beer-trail-2019/ 

- Fire Grilled Pizzas on the Sun Deck on Sunday 2/3 https://www.cross-country-ski.com/february-3rd-2019-sunday-noon-to-300pm-fire-grilled-pizzas-on-the-sun-deck/

  • Yoga is at 10:00am on Saturday 2/2 at the CRAF Center in Roscommon. $15 per person.

Au Sable Riverview Resort - 989-344-2164 10935 Linger Longer Rd., Grayling MI

- Cabins at the discounted rate of $175 per couple, plus tax. Arrive Friday February 1 and Depart Sunday February 3. Lodge available for groups of 12-18 ppl for $125 per couple, plus tax. 

- Guests will receive a voucher for 10% off their next stay in 2019 and a 15% discount in our Market during stay. Excludes alcohol. 

Gates Au Sable Lodge  - 989-348-8462 - 471 S Stephan Bridge Rd., Grayling, MI 49738

- 15% Off all Lodging and Food, all weekend. 

- Storewide sale all weekend!

- Dining Room open for dinner Friday and Saturday and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. Reservations recommended.

- Free Fly Tying Saturday 9am – 1pm in The Boardroom. We’ve taught dozens of people how to tie flies at these free sessions, and many are now very proficient fly makers.  We have a wide selection of materials, vises and lamps.  Don’t have any fly tying stuff?  Just come.  Grab breakfast in the restaurant before we start tying!  We have no agenda at these sessions. Our goal is to help you learn to tie what you want to tie.  Free chili and a warm fire.  We have limited space, first come first served.

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Great Au Sable Getaway Weekend II
Feb
8
to Feb 10

Great Au Sable Getaway Weekend II

Create your own adventure with Au Sable Riverview Resort, Gates Lodge and XC Ski HQ !

Enjoy special activities, events and deals on lodging, food, winter sports and recreation.

Planning is easy - choose what you like and book directly with each business.

XC Ski Headquarters - 989-821-6661 - 9435 N Cut Rd., Roscommon, MI 

- Free Ski Lesson at 10:30am on Saturday 2/2. Private lessons can be scheduled by calling 989-821-6661.

- 1/2 price trail passes for everyone who stays at Au Sable Riverview Resort or Gates Lodge. 

- Taste of Gates - Experience the fantastic flavors of Gates Au Sable Lodge, at Cross Country Ski Headquarters! https://www.cross-country-ski.com/february-9th-2019-saturday-600pm-taste-of-gates-dinner-great-ausable-getaway/

Join us for an evening of delicious food, great company, a festive atmosphere, and shopping specials. Gates’ renowned head chef Matt Haley will serve up a dinner feast to remember, while guests enjoy the ambiance of our rustic day lodge and giant fieldstone fireplace.  

Plus, all dinner guests are invited to a VIP Shopping Spree throughout the evening! Enjoy a beverage while shopping our extensive retail selection and receive an extra 10% off all clothing.

Cost is $25 for dinner and shopping spree discount (drinks sold separately). There is limited seating available for this event, so reserve early by calling 989-821-6661.

- Yoga is at 10:00am on Saturday 2/9 at the CRAF Center in Roscommon. $15 per person.

Au Sable Riverview Resort - 989-344-2164 10935 Linger Longer Rd., Grayling MI

- Cabins at the discounted rate of $175 per couple, plus tax. Arrive Friday February 1 and Depart Sunday February 3. Lodge available for groups of 12-18 ppl for $125 per couple, plus tax. 

- Guests will receive a voucher for 10% off their next stay in 2019 and a 15% discount in our Market during stay. Excludes alcohol. 

Gates Au Sable Lodge  - 989-348-8462 - 471 S Stephan Bridge Rd., Grayling, MI 49738

- 15% Off all Lodging and Food, all weekend. 

-Storewide sale all weekend!

-Dining Room open for dinner Friday and Saturday and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. Reservations recommended.

-Free Fly Tying Saturday 9am – 1pm in The Boardroom. We’ve taught dozens of people how to tie flies at these free sessions, and many are now very proficient fly makers.  We have a wide selection of materials, vises and lamps.  Don’t have any fly tying stuff?  Just come.  Grab breakfast in the restaurant before we start tying!  We have no agenda at these sessions. Our goal is to help you learn to tie what you want to tie.  Free chili and a warm fire.  We have limited space, first come first served.

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Au Sable Valentine’s / Presidents Weekend Getaway
Feb
15
to Feb 17

Au Sable Valentine’s / Presidents Weekend Getaway

February 15-17, 2019 - or longer if you like!

Enjoy a romantic weekend with someone special! Your cabin reservation includes a champagne gift basket in your room upon arrival.

Special rates on lodging, special activities and food at XC Ski Headquarters and all the romantic winter warmth and beauty that the Au Sable River and Higgins Lake areas have to offer! Plus special discounts at Gates Au Sable Lodge.

Planning is easy - choose what you like and book directly with each business.

Au Sable Riverview Resort 10935 Linger Longer Rd., Grayling MI 49738 (989)344-2164

Cabins at $205 per couple, plus tax. Arrive Friday February 16 and Depart Sunday February 18. Our Lodge is also available (only) for groups of 12-18 ppl for $125 per couple, plus tax.

Guests will receive a voucher for 10% off their next stay in 2018 and a 15% discount in our Market Place shop during your stay. Excludes alcohol.

XC Ski Headquarters 9435 N. Cut Rd., Roscommon, MI 48653 (989) 821-6661 

Half Price trail passes all weekend.

Free XC Ski Lesson Saturday February 16 at 10:30 am.

FEBRUARY 15TH, 2019 – FRIDAY 6:00PM – 8:00PM: WINTER FEST NIGHT SKIING

Experience the magic of winter under the light of rustic torches! Enjoy Winter Fest night skiing along a torchlit trail to Trapper’s Cabin, where a bonfire and hot chocolate await you. The torches and bonfire are lit from 6pm to 8pm. Skiers or snowshoers who need to rent equipment must do so by 7pm. Join us for an enchanted evening amidst the beauty of the nighttime forest! Your purchase of a Winter Fest badge ($5) is your ticket to the night skiing fun, plus many other local events throughout the weekend.

FEBRUARY 16TH, 2019 – SATURDAY 10:00AM: STRETCH AND SLIDE: A YOGA-SKI RETREAT!

Stretch and Slide begins at 10:00am with a yoga class at the Gerrish Township Municipal Building (1 mile south of XC Ski HQ), and continues with a full day ski/snowshoe rental and group lesson at 12:00pm (facilities pass included!). Also included after the lesson is a homemade chili lunch (classic or vegetarian) at the Stone Turtle Day Lodge Café at Cross Country Ski Headquarters. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the serenity of the beautiful Michigan winter forests on the pristinely groomed Headquarters ski trails, or relaxing with a mug of hot cocoa by the Stone Turtle Day Lodge fireplace. All are invited to participate, including novices to yoga, skiing or both. Over a $65 value for $45 ($35 if you have your own equipment). There will be an opportunity to change from yoga clothes into ski clothes before the ski lesson, and XC Ski Headquarters has a great selection of ski clothing if you need to get outfitted before the lesson! To pre-register (recommended but not required), email info@crosscountryski.com or call 800-832-2663. Check-in is from 9:30-10:00am at the Gerrish Township Municipal Building.

FEBRUARY 16TH -18TH, 2019 – SAT, SUN & MON, NOON TO 4:00PM: GOURMET CHILI BAR

Build your own gourmet Chili Lunch! Start with our famous Classic Chili or Veggie Chili. Then head to the Chili Bar and add such toppings as fresh jalapenos, fresh poblano peppers, white onion, red onion, sharp cheddar cheese, feta cheese, sour cream, or strange but delicious favorites like cucumber yogurt or black olives. Have your chili in a bread bowl or help yourself to some fresh baked cornbread and real butter! You might never be the same!

Stone Turtle Yoga (989) 302-7928

https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/mainclass

Saturday , February 16: 10:00am Vinyasa Yoga with Emily - CRAF Center, Roscommon - $15 per person

Monday, Presidents Day: 9:00am Hatha Yoga in Grayling. - $15 per person.

Follow web link for locations, reservations and details

Gates Au Sable Lodge – (989) 348-8462 - 471 S. Stephan Bridge Rd., Grayling, MI 49738

https://gateslodge.com/

10% Off all Lodging and Food, all weekend.

Storewide sale all weekend!

Dining Room open for dinner Friday and Saturday and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. Reservations recommended.

 

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Free XC Ski Ski Lesson!
Dec
15
10:30 AM10:30

Free XC Ski Ski Lesson!

  • Cross Country Ski Headquarters (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

“Learn how to cross country ski at our weekly Saturday free ski lesson! This beginner lesson teaches the basics of cross country skiing, including classic diagonal stride and/or skate skiing, hill climbing and descending, and turning. We even teach you how to get up after you fall down! Each lesson ends with a mini ski tour to Trapper’s Cabin, where skiers can purchase hot cocoa and relax by the bonfire. Adults and children are welcome. If you need to rent skis for a nominal charge, please sign in at the rental desk no later than 10:15am. This lesson is free and lasts approximately 1 hour.”

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