The William Peter Mansion is located in the heart of Columbiaville Michigan and offers guests an array of activities both in and around the village.
Southern Links Trailway - Enjoy hiking, biking, and horseback riding along the Southern Links Trailway located one block from the William Peter Mansion. This non-motorized trailway is fully paved and spans 10.2 miles through the villages of Columbiaville, Otter Lake, and Millington. Visit www.southernlinkstrailway.com
Holloway Reservoir - Offers boating, fishing, skiing and other water based activities along the Holloway Reservoir just a block from the Mansion. Holloway Reservoir spans 1,975 acres and is part of the Genesee County Parks. For more information on Genesee County Parks visit www.geneseecountyparks.org
Otter Lake - Relax and unwind alongside this beautiful all sports lake great for fishing, boating, scuba diving, and swimming. We offer a clean sandy beach with a children's playground and a boat launch. We also have two pavilions available for rent for family gatherings, parties or picnics. Visit www.villageofotterlake.com
Blueberry Lane Farms - Spend a day with the family at Blueberry Lane Farms. This beautiful 124 acre spread of blueberry bushes was established in 1949 and has over 20 different varieties of U-pick blueberries. This seasonal farm is open 7 days a week from Mid-July through Mid-September and offers a warm blueberry pancake breakfast all day - every day! Visit www.blueberrylanefarms.com
Downtown Millington - Spend a day antiquing at the many shops located in downtown Millington. There are several small antique stores and a wonderful country store loaded with home decor, candles and gifts!
Downtown Lapeer - Enjoy your downtown thoroughfare, lined with clothing and specialty gift shops, gourmet and American fare, health and beauty services, home furnishings and more. Visit www.ci.lapeer.mi.us
Birch Run Outlet Stores - The largest outlet mall in the Midwest, Prime Outlets – Birch Run features 145 brand-name outlet stores, from COACH Factory, Pottery Barn Outlet, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Nike Factory Store, Gap Outlet and Tommy Hilfiger – all at savings of up to 65%. Located at Exit 136 off I-75. For more information please visit our website
Bronner's - The World's Largest Christmas Store where a spectacular Christmas wonderland awaits you the size of one-and-a-half football fields. For more information please visit www.bronners.com
Frankenmuth - Michigan's Little Bavaria. Lots to see and do in this lively German town. Shopping, dining, and year round activities await! For more information please visit www.frankenmuth.org
Curly's Lakehouse Grill - Just a block from the Mansion, Curly's offers home cooked meals with a small town atmosphere. Dine in or get it to go! 810 793-2008
The Blind Fish - Located at 700 South Main Street in Lapeer. This restaurant offers delicious seafood and American fare. Call 810.245.9091
E.G. Nicks Grill & Tavern - Located at 825 South Main Street in Lapeer. Great food and friendly atmosphere. Call 810.664.6200
The Farmhouse Restaurant - Located at 282 South Main Street in Lapeer. Enjoy home cooked meals with plentiful servings of delicious food, country dining at it's best! Call 810.245.8630