Much of Kalamazoo’s small town charm can be found in its hidden gems, from the historic landmarks and robust antique and vintage scene to the four-season outdoor recreation experiences! Head northeast in Kalamazoo County and you'll be greeted by an abundance of gorgeous dense forests, winding back roads and hands-down the clearest, bluest fresh water in West Michigan.
An experience unlike any other; custom, classic, and new.
Gull Lake Marine offers the opportunity to rent Tritoon and pontoon boats, as well as Malibu ski and surf boats. Boats are available in 2 hour, 4 hour, 1 day or 1 week segments.
Drinks at The Dock
Located just off the bay of Gull Lake, The Dock offers the perfect laidback atmosphere to enjoy a drink with friends! In the spring and summer months, enjoy the outside deck that offers sunsets and views of beautiful Gull Lake or in colder months enjoy dinner next to their cozy fireplace inside.
Dinner at NEDS
NEDS is a pizza, grinders and burger joint, serving BBQ on Sundays, as well as take-out beer and wine! Don't want to leave the lake? No problem. They deliver right to the boat launch!
Lunch at Dandelion Cafe
Dandelion Cafe & Bakery is a farm-to-table breakfast and brunch restaurant. The Brioche French Toast and Lobster Hash are some popular menu items!
Tour the W.K. Kellogg Manor House
W.K. Kellogg Manor House is the former estate of cereal magnate W.K. Kellogg and his wife, Dr. Carrie Staines Kellogg. Restored to its original grandeur in 2000, the home is rich with history and elegance with natural gardens around a lovely lakeside setting, making the Manor House truly a destination for all.
Dinner at Kitchen House
Locally focused and Italian Inspired, Kitchen House believes that food is better when it's. harvested close to home! They serve up rustic American fare that celebrates Michigan and honors the culture of breaking bread.
Golf at Gull Lake View Resort
Gull Lake View is the Midwest’s premier, stay and play golf destination. Southwestern Michigan’s idyllic lake country is the backdrop for our six championship golf courses, each of which has earned a rating from Golf Digest of 4.5 stars or higher.
Lunch and Drinks at Charles & Darl's
Charles & Darl's offers mouthwatering BBQ meals while overlooking the first hole of Gull Lake View East. Now offering bulk-pickup, office lunches, & catering options,
If you're in the Richland area, you’re not going to want to miss a visit to the largest car collection in North America - the Gilmore Car Museum! With a 90 – acre campus and 7 different car museums, there’s something here for every car enthusiast.
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