Fun Things To Do

Autumn, A Perfect Time to Stay and Play at Bay Pointe!

Autumn is the perfect time to indulge in a cozy color tour weekend or weekday getaway that doesn't have to cost a fortune. Experience Gun Lake’s brilliant autumn colors and amazing lakeside sunsets, Bay Point Bar & Grille's farm-to-table creations, and local area attractions when you stay and play at Bay Pointe!


Running, Hiking, and Biking Trails

Yankee Springs offers multiple trails around Gun Lake that offers great opportunities to get outside and enjoy the fresh autumn air! Compliment a perfect lakeside stay by taking part in one of the 9 most common trails for walking, hiking, and biking. If you also want to just get a quick run in around the Resort, grab one of our Running Guides from the front desk, we offer local maps with full distance ranges right from the Inn, Bay Pointe Woods, and BoatHouse Villa!

*Remember to dress for the weather! Being in the Great Lakes state, you want to make sure you pack cold weather running gear for lake effect windchill and light clothes to enjoy those warm autumn summer days that still make an appearance!



Take a Fall Boat Color Tour and Enjoy the Sunsets

Autumn on Gun Lake is a favorite loved by more than the locals. Visit our front desk and rent a pontoon for the day to enjoy a fall color tour boat cruise and float in the bay to watch our amazing sunsets each evening!

If we get a warm Fall day, you can even be brave and jump in the lake!

Gun Lake also offers Fall weekly events like a weekly fishing tournament, paddle board races, kayak races and more! Visit our front desk for a list of this month's area events.



Yankee Springs Fall Festival

Welcome to the fifth annual Yankee Springs Fall Festival. The race will start at Deep Lake Campground. Distances this year will be 10k(ish), 25k, and 50k. The courses are 10k and 25k loops of beautiful rolling single track. The 50k will be two laps of the 25k.

To learn more and sign-up online, visit