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Woodlands Activity Center

Nestled within the scenic beauty of the Grand Hotel gardens, Woodlands Activity Center offers an 18-hole miniature golf course that seamlessly integrates with the lush natural surroundings. Visitors can also enjoy bike rentals, pickleball, bocce ball, shuffleboard, and explore the wonders of the nature center. For a fun family adventure, take a spin on Cedar Grove, a 400-foot family-friendly bike track that promises plenty of outdoor enjoyment.

Located next to the Secret Garden at Grand Hotel.

Open Daily
May 3 to June 1:  9am to 6pm
June 2 to Sept 14:  9am to 9pm
Sept 15 to Oct 27:  9am to 6pm


The Gem – Mini Golf Course

For the fun and fancy of it, our 18-hole mini golf course lets the whole family get into the swing of the game. The Gem is designed to blend in with the natural surroundings of the grounds of Grand Hotel.

Pricing Per Round
Ages 13 and older | 
Ages 12 and younger | 

Recreation Courts

Set the stage for some friendly competition and give it your all on the center’s recreation courts for pickleball, bocce ball, and shuffleboard. The recreation courts are available to rent hourly.

Pickleball Court 
Bocce Ball Court 
Shuffleboard Court 

Cedar Grove Bike Track

The new Cedar Grove Bike Track at Woodlands Activity Center ‘brims’ with features that daring
enthusiasts love! The track is a low-risk, high-fun environment geared to kids, but is fun for all bike riders aged 6 and up. Open to guests and visitors, the bike track includes approximately 400 feet of aggregate chip seal surface in a configuration designed for both safety and adventure.

Pricing per 15 minutes 

biking in the woods

Bike Rentals

With over 70 miles of natural and paved trails, Mackinac Island is the perfect place to go on a bike tour. Bicycles are available for rent between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM. There is a two-hour minimum rental on all bicycles.

Nature Center

In keeping with our love of gardens and our pride in all things Mackinac Island, plants and flowers native to the Island will be the stars of this working greenhouse at the Woodlands Activity Center. Expand your knowledge and delight the senses by spending some rejuvenating time taking in the sights and fragrances of the greenhouse.

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Grand Hotel Drone over water

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