Gaylord Michigan - The Alpine Village in beautiful Otsego County - More than 20 Golf Courses!
Lower Michigan
Gaylord Michigan
Gaylord Michigan - The Alpine Village
Welcome to the Gaylord Michigan Area

Gaylord Michigan - a beautiful Alpine Village awaits your visit. Ongoing growth and success continues to flourish in this quaint Northern Michigan town. Keeping a balance of great commerce and charm has made this city a must see. With the new Edelweiss Village Shopping Center, more than 20 golf courses, two ski resorts, a community center, the Otsego County Sportsplex - Ice Arena & Swimming Pool, and many other clubs and state related parks - Gaylord is abundant with things to do and see! A great place to vacation and bring the family!
Gaylord and its Alpine Charm
Gaylord Michigan is well known for its Alpine charm, which was developed in the early 1960's. In 1995, the city finished its 2 million dollar streetscape project with flying colors.

Rich in Service Clubs and Groups
Alpenfest, Car Enthusiasts, American Legion, Youth Clubs, Elks Lodge, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Snowmobile Council, Headwaters Land Conservancy, and much more!
Pictured here to the left is our Gaylord Veterans who proudly stood near their memorial for a photo. <<Click photo for enlargement.

Plenty of Wonderful Lodging in Gaylord!
Visit our Gaylord Michigan Hotels and Motels in town and on the waterfront in Northern Lower Michigan - this location is surrounded by great activities and sights to see!

Cities Near Gaylord:

Waters, Vanderbilt
Northern Lower Michigan- View Pictures of the Gaylord Area Below
Gaylord Michigan and Otsego County Elk
Make sure to visit Elk Park while visiting! Located at the end of Grandview Boulevard in Gaylord - you can see the elk and deer while they roam the grounds. Also, the Pigeon river State Forest is well known for its elk range. Come and look for elk in the early morning and late in the day. Lots of fun for the family.

Gaylord - Rich in History
A City Since 1922
Gaylord is very unique. The town is beautiful with its Alpine theme - it even has a sister town in Pontresina, Switzerland. They gave Gaylord a boulder as a gift in 1965 from the Swiss Alps which is now on display in downtown Gaylord - pictured below. Simply click on the picture for a larger version.

Another Monumental Piece of History is Claude Elwood Shannon - Father of information and Theory - Click Photo for History
Electrical engineer, Mathematician, and native son of Gaylord!
His creation of information theory, the mathematical theory of communication, and more inspired many.

Click the photo to right for a the full story.
Tahquamenon Falls

Click ads below to view our Gaylord "Superior Ad" sponsor websites.

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Baymont Inn & Suites Gaylord
510 S. Wisconsin Ave.
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Best Western Alpine Lodge
833 West Main Street.
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Gaylord Inn
2880 S. Otsego
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Holiday Inn Express Gaylord
1201 West Main Street
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Marsh Ridge Resort
4815 Old 27 South
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Otsego Club and Resort
696 M-32 East
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Quality Inn Gaylord
137 West St..
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Royal Crest Lodge
805 S. Otsego Ave.
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

Treetops Resort
3962 Wilkinson Road
Gaylord,  Michigan  49735

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The Eagle 101.5 FM
3687 Old 27 South
Gaylord,  Michigan  49734

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Otsego County Sportsplex
1250 Gornick Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735

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