(269) LIST for September/October 2017: Fall

COLOR TOURS

1. West Michigan Pike
Follow the colored path to stops in New Buffalo, St. Joseph and South Haven along the “first continuous paved road from the Indiana state line to Mackinaw City.”
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2. Fred Russ Forest Park
Experience autumn beauty and rich history as you traverse more than four miles of winding, tree-lined trails.
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DECATUR | (269) 445-4456

WEEKEND GETAWAYS

1. Victorian Villa Inn
“Michigan’s most celebrated Victorian Inn” offers the complete romantic getaway, featuring themed suites, seven-course meals, an award-winning wine cellar, and more.
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UNION CITY | (517) 741-7383

2. National House Inn
Enjoy the simple pleasures of life when you stay at this picturesque bed and breakfast located in historic Marshall, Michigan.
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MARSHALL | (269) 781-7374

3. Kalamazoo House Bed and Breakfast
Visiting downtown Kalamazoo? Stay in the heart of it all, and get the “inside scoop on dining, fun, history, and culture.”
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KALAMAZOO | (269) 382-0880

4. The Painted Turtle Inn
This contemporary bed and breakfast offers luxury, quietude, and comfort—and exceptional views of Lake Michigan.
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SAINT JOSEPH | (269) 982-9463

5. Duncan House Bed and Breakfast
Relax in grandeur and take advantage of shopping, dining, wine tasting, art galleries, and world-class beaches, all within a five-minute walk.
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SAINT JOSEPH | (269) 930-9698

6. Inn at the Park Bed and Breakfast
Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a lavish retreat, or a romantic destination, the Inn at the Park offers luxury, hospitality, and proximity to Lake Michigan and the city of South Haven.
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SOUTH HAVEN | (269) 639-1776

ORCHARDS & FARMS

1. Earth First Farms
This certified-organic orchard offers more than a dozen varieties of U-Pick apples, peaches, strawberries, vegetables, cider, and more.
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BERRIEN CENTER | (269) 815-3370

2. Bosserd Family Farm
Take the family to pick up fresh produce and fall decorations, or to visit the animals at the petting farm.
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MARSHALL | (269) 781-4905

3. Spragues Family Fun Farm
Get in the fall spirit with U-Pick apples, hay rides, and a pumpkin patch. Don’t forget to grab fresh baked pies and breads while you’re there.
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DOWAGIAC | (269) 782-8578

4. VerHage Fruit Farms & Cider Mill
Offerings include U-Pick, cider, delicious pies and donuts, hay rides, pony rides, and much, much more. Oh, and did we mention the zip line?
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KALAMAZOO | (269) 375-0153

5. Overhiser Orchards
If you’re searching for fresh fall produce and a family adventure, this historic farm has “the ripe stuff” for you.
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SOUTH HAVEN | (269) 236-6312

6. Big Dan’s U-Pick’em
Take a free wagon ride to the apple orchard or pumpkin patch on this family farm, and visit the market for cider, maple syrup, honey, jams and jellies, and more!
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HARTFORD | 269-621-4037

7. Schultz Fruitridge Farms
The Schultz family has years of experience farming and ranching, and offers delicious, seasonal fruits and vegetables—including a U-Pick orchard with over a dozen apple varieties.
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MATTAWAN | 269-668-3724

8. Husted’s Farm Market & Cider Mill
Husted’s has fall fun for the whole family, with everything from U-Pick to homemade donuts, pies, and caramel apples.
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KALAMAZOO | 269-372-1237

9. Corey Lake Orchards
Located in the beautiful, rolling countryside of St. Joseph County, Corey Lake Orchards grows fresh and tasty produce, and is home to a roadside market, bakery, and even a distillery.
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THREE RIVERS | (269) 244-5690

ILLUSTRATIONS JACOB HANSEN