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Winter Vacation Getaway on Door County’s Scenic Lake Michigan Beach

Private Door County Beach Hotel and Resort in Winter with Snow

A winter beach vacation may not come to mind as quickly and easily as a summer beach vacation, however some of the best deals of the year can be found during the winter months and the Door County sights are no less scenic than they are in the summer months. In fact, the beauty of a Door County winter is breathtaking in and of itself with the pristine white snow glistening in the warmth of a sunny day. Our Door County hotel and resort is open year-round and our 700 feet of Lake Michigan beach frontage offers a unique beauty and charm in winter. Sunrise and sunset is as beautiful

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Life can be stressful: Come stay at our Lake Michigan beach in Door County

“Looking out over the lake, I felt enveloped in the most peaceful, loving utopia.” ― Laurie Kahn ― While the temperature is warm now, soon our gorgeous Door County landscape will begin to lean into fall and the waters of our Lake Michigan beach will seem to take on an urgency. The roilng whitecaps. The cold dark hues of the surf. The migration of birds, flying low over the water, sites set on warmer climes. There is a comforting rhythm to life at our four-season beach and we want to share it with you. Isn’t it time you “felt enveloped in the most peaceful, loving utopia?” Come stay at our

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Happy Thanksgiving from our Door County Beach!

On these busy days before Thanksgiving, we want to say “thank you” to all our guests who have paid us a visit at our Lake Michigan beach. Thanks for making Glidden Lodge one of Door County’s favorite destinations year after year. Please keep in that we would love to share our Door County beach with you this winter when Door County is still breathtakingly beautiful and our room rates are too! Get in the mood for a winter visit by checking out our Door County Beach in Winter eBook. And if you’re still looking for a last minute Thanksgiving getaway, contact us. We have a few options remaining. Enjoy our gorgeous

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News from our favorite naturalist: Whitefish Dunes State Park’s Carolyn Rock

August is here and that means more programming from Whitefish Dunes State Park’s Carolyn Rock. The park is just a 3.5 mile hike down the beach from Glidden Lodge. Sound enticing? We think so too! Saturday August 16 Candlelight Walk. Join the Friends of Whitefish Dunes for a night of outdoor fun. Enjoy a self-guided hike along the shoreline and through the forested dunes. Join Door Peninsula Astronomical Society members to view planets, stars and moons in the night’s sky on the beach. Bake and merchandise sale in the nature center, free popcorn at the shelter building. Book signing by Kate Kapolnek, author of the new children’s book, ABC’s of

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Need some things for your stay at our Door County Beach?

If you remember, as you are driving to your Door County beach getaway at Glidden Lodge, that you forgot all your beach “stuff” back home – no worries! We have some suggestions on where to pick up those beach essentials once you get to your Door County destination. Wink Swimwear – Located in Fish Creek behind the Bayside Tavern in the Bayside Alley. This charming shop features swimwear for the whole family that fits great and looks amazing. Owner Debbra MacDonald carries brands like Speedo, Calvin Klein, Jantzen and oodles more. Women’s sizes from 6-24W, including long torsos. Even if you don’t forget your swimsuit, you may want to stop

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