Michigan's Backyard is your winter playground. Snowmobiling, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, hunting, ice skating (indoors and outdoors), ice fishing, and a variety of events make Gladwin County the place to go to play each winter. From antique snowmobile races to ice fishing competitions, there are a number of challenges. Each winter also brings a number of indoor events for those who are looking for warmer activities. Watch our Events page for upcoming activities during your visit to Michigan's Backyard.