Deer Widow Weekends Offered by West Michigan Tourist Association

Who says hunting season is just for men? Not these West Michigan destinations. In fact, while the men are off at deer camp, there are a variety of hunting-season deals, just for women. Gather your mom, sis, or best friend and pack for one of these weekend escapes that are right on target. So whether you’re a hunter or a deer widow, opening weekend is sure to be a blast.

Grand Rapids, MI, October 17, 2008 --( Traverse City offers these wonderful options to get away with your girlfriends. Let the Cherry Tree Condo Hotel take care of all of your Deer Widow weekend details. Pick from the Pizza & a Movie Package, Wonderful Winery Tour Package or a Casino Package. The Traverse City, Fab Fall Package, goes through December 21. It offers many options to choose from - all booked with one convenient call to the Traverse City Visitors Bureau Fab Fall hotline. “Fab Fall” Getaway Packages are available at 23 participating resorts and hotels. Packages start as low as $32.50 per person/per night midweek and $42.50 per person/per night on weekends, plus tax and based on double occupancy.

If you feel like having a girls weekend with a visit to the spa to rejuvenate then these options are perfect for you. Visit Treetops Resort located in Gaylord October 24 - 26 for their Spectacular Spa Weekend. Friday will kick off with a wine and cheese reception, Saturday includes breakfast, skin care evaluations, light lunch, holiday hairstyles, dinner and culinary lesson. Sunday morning a Signature Continental breakfast will be served. Spa Services will be available all weekend at special prices. $160 per person, based on double occupancy for the whole weekend. November 14-15, Cadillac Sands Resort, located in Cadillac will have their Widows Spa Weekend. For only $235, you receive 2 nights lodging for 2, $30 dinner voucher and complimentary cocktails. Saturday begins with Breakfast and then off to the indoor pool or for your added pleasure schedule in a soothing Spa Treatment, Massage, Manicure and Pedicure for an extra fee. Room upgrades are available. Pampered Sessions are extra and are available by appointment only.

Scrapbook in the Harbor Springs Area. November 7 – 9, Trout Creek Condominium Resort, will be having their Scrapbooking Retreat. Get away to Trout Creek with your friends to scrap all weekend long. Scrappers Attic of Petoskey & Trout Creek have teamed up to offer you the weekend of your dreams. The retreat is limited to 40 people so you can visit with your friends, make new ones and the noise level is comfortable. Included in the retreat are four meals a pizza party Friday evening, continental breakfast Saturday and Sunday, lunch Saturday, and snacks all weekend long. Rates start as low as $170 per person.

Founded in 1917, the West Michigan Tourist Association is the oldest continually operated regional tourist association in the nation. Representing 41 counties from the Michigan-Indiana state line to Mackinac Island and covering the entire west half of the Lower Peninsula, we are dedicated to proving that “We Know West Michigan!”

West Michigan Tourist Association
Sarah Hayes
616-245-2217 x 105