If you’ve yet to experience the fiery show of the fall colors in Michigan, this is the year to do it! Soon our stunning hardwood trees will gradually change from deep verdant greens to spectacular golds, oranges, yellows, and reddish hues. There’s no shortage of beautiful places to take in a front-row seat of this autumnal show—from scenic drives and hiking trails to river cruises and aerial courses—Bay City, MI, and the surrounding Great Lakes Bay area offer a long list of places to explore.
Dow Gardens is one of our favorite places to see the striking fall colors in Michigan. Witness a breathtaking 110-acre botanic garden with a combination of annuals and perennials, which also features unique bridges, majestic pines and hardwood trees, and charming water elements. The Canopy Walk at Dow Gardens is the longest in the nation—a series of pedestrian bridges spanning 1,400 feet suspended 40 feet above in the Whiting Forest. As a guest at our Bay City Bed and Breakfast, you’ll only be a short half-hour scenic drive to the beauty of Dow Gardens.
Back at our B&B, our historic property is the perfect place to sit back and relax, especially after a crisp day taking in the bright fall colors in Michigan. Our welcoming and warm hospitality is the first component! With keen attention to detail in everything we do, you’ll seamlessly check in and let your romantic getaway begin. Our six guest rooms offer the perfect reprieve for couples looking to reconnect or solo travelers seeking a peaceful space to reset. We’ll take care of your breakfast each morning—one less thing to plan for on your vacation! Start planning your fall getaway and reserve your room today!
Fall is the perfect time for a romantic getaway or quick vacation before the holiday season. The fall colors in Michigan only add to the magic, and will be a trip you won’t soon forget! There’s a great selection of nature preserves, state parks, river cruises, and adventure parks to immerse yourself if the beauty of autumn.
Here are the best places near Bay City to witness the stunning fall colors in Michigan:
For personalized recommendations or directions to see the best fall colors in Michigan, feel free to ask our warm and welcoming staff and Innkeeper at our Bay City Bed and Breakfast for the insider’s scoop!
The fall colors in Michigan set a magical tone, and it’s an especially perfect time to plan a romantic getaway full of long strolls with the bright autumnal hues as your backdrop, a crispness in the air, and cozy evenings in at our historic Bay City Bed and Breakfast. Our convenient location puts you within walking distance of all the best things to do in Bay City and beyond in the stunning nature areas. Michigan is known as one of the most beautiful destinations during the fall, and our B&B is a hidden gem that, once discovered, will be one of your favorite places to stay in the Midwest!
Our Bay City Bed and Breakfast has six unique guest rooms—there’s nothing cookie-cutter about staying at the Historic Webster House! Each room is perfectly tailored for couples looking to rekindle, relax, and refresh in each other’s company. The Keep Room (pictured above) is one of our most coveted suites. It represents an eclectic blend of old and new, perfect for couples on a romantic getaway or friends and family gatherings for a wedding. The en suite spa bathroom has a private sauna, a large whirlpool tub, and a luxurious double-headed rain shower.
Every morning, you’ll be treated to an elegant and delectable breakfast, homemade and carefully prepared. Our wholesome breakfast is a combination of sweet and savory options. Enjoy your meal in our beautiful dining room by the cozy fireplace or in the privacy of your room if you prefer. The coffee is always hot, the service is always impeccable, and we can’t wait to host you. Make your reservations at our Bay City Bed and Breakfast today!
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