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Fall in Michigan (Late August – Thanksgiving)

Colors, Harvests, Wine, Fishing, and more
Fall in Michigan means fall color, and many bicyclists choose this time of year to ride the roads of Southwest Michigan, taking in the panoramic views of rolling hills, hardwood forests, and scenic lakes. Turkey, waterfowl, and whitetail deer are always on the move providing our guests with entertainment and hunters with sport.

Fall Boutique Garden Weddings

“Mother nature facilitated by Toy & Ric creates the perfect setting for an outdoor wedding or barn celebration.”

Now Scheduling Weddings for 2018 and Beyond
Mid August – Mid October

Want an indoor wedding? Don’t want to chance mother nature’s challenges? T&R’s turn of the century barn is now completely restored and ready to provide a rustic indoor setting.

T&R will work with the bride and groom or wedding planner & can provide the following:

  • Weekend booking of entire Inn (5 units/2 nights)
  • Jacuzzi Suite reserved for newlyweds if desired
  • Deck & grounds
  • Parking
  • Canopies & chairs
  • Tables & linens
  • Canopy heater
  • Dance floor
  • Buffet breakfast morning after (for Inn guests)

Up to 100 wedding Guests or 15 lodgers can be accommodated in a quaint and affordable package.

Call for details / lock in your date now.

Fall Harvest

Founded in 1962 by the late Dayton and Allene Hubbard, Corey Lake Orchards has become a tradition for those customers desiring the freshest fruits and vegetables available at their peak taste. We offer the best of what Michigan has to offer spring, summer and fall, in the middle of a breathtaking natural landscape.

As fall approaches, the farm bears apples, grapes, pears, squash and other fall ornamentals. As much as possible, they offer U-pick options to allow you to pick directly from the tree or vines.

Fall Color

Enjoy scenic country drives
T&R “Inn” Between the Lakes will provide you with scenic driving or cycling routes to take in the fabulous fall colors as you tour through Southwest Michigan’s rolling hills among the many lakes and streams. Also available, on-site, we have several miles of walking trails behind the Inn providing relaxing views of local hardwood forests.

Wine Tasting

Relax and take in the tastes, aromas, and textures of some of the fine local wine available at St. Julian Winery, Michigan’s oldest and largest winery. Located just 20 minutes from T & R “Inn” Between the Lakes.

You may visit Peterson & Sons Winery as well. Located just 30 minutes away, it is one of the few wineries in the world to produce wine without using any chemicals or preservatives, preventing the allergic reactions that may result from wines with sulfites or other additives. Over 30 varieties of all-natural wines are made from hand-picked and hand-washed Michigan fruits and grapes.

Also, don’t forget to check out Warner Vineyards. Located in Paw Paw, about 20 minutes away, where three generations have made sparkling, table and dessert wines, housed in a state-designated historical structure built in 1898. See the old world champagne-making process and then taste the wide range of wines and champagnes. Self-guided tours include a video and a view of the champagne aging caves. A great place to learn more about wines and how they are made.

Notre Dame Lodging

Located 45 Minutes From The Campus
T&R “Inn” Between the Lakes offers a relaxing alternative before and after the big game for Alumni and Visiting Fans alike. Located just 15 minutes north of Interstate 80/90, then a quick sprint to the exit for Notre Dame, you can have your post game celebrations relaxing on the deck, away from the crowds or just down the road at Happy Landing’s Pub on the waterfront. Make your reservations now for this season’s events! Click the button below to see a map from Notre Dame to T&R “Inn” Between the Lakes.

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Enjoy a soft cruise above everything. Fall is a great time for powerchuting!
Rouche Outdoor offers demo and instructional rides on powerchutes. A powered parachute is one of the safest aircraft you can fly. You can learn to fly for far less than you probably thought. It’s slower than typical aircraft, about 28 to 30 MPH, so the view of the fall colors is fantastic!

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Biking and Hiking

Mountain biking, on-road cycling, trails, and exciting routes.
There are numerous bicycle trails and routes to choose from and trail maps are available for both on and off-road. Mountain bikers can enjoy the trails at nearby Dr. TK Lawless Park and hikers can explore the mystique of Mt. Misery both just within minutes. Also available, on-site, we have several miles of walking trails behind the Inn providing relaxing views of local hardwood forests. Some of the best riding in the state is right behind T&R Inn Between the Lakes.

Boating, Fishing, and Water Sports

Sunset cruises, boating, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and swimming
You can take advantage of Sunset Boating Excursions on Corey Lake May to September. You can ferry yourself around the lake on a pontoon to enjoy the evening light or slip into that favorite fishing hole.

Special accommodations can be made through Corey Lake Marina and Three Rivers’ Liquid Therapy Canoe and Kayak Livery to spend the day boating, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, and fishing at nearby lakes and streams.

T&R is located within 5 minutes of 7 lakes with public access and boat ramps. All these lakes offer great fishing. After a day of fun on the lake, Corey Lake Café and Dock’s Landing is a nearby waterfront restaurant and pub you’ll want to experience!


Island Hills, Sauganash, Pine View, St. Joe Valley, Diamond Lake
T&R “Inn” Between the Lakes has arranged for special rates with numerous local golf courses. From open leisure courses to challenging expert level links designed by renowned architects, the golf courses near T&R offer something for every golfer.

Island Hills Golf Club 
Raymond Hearn
18 Holes, 20 minutes from T&R

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Sauganash Golf Club
A.W. Tillinghast
18 Holes, 10 minutes from T&R

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Pine View Golf Club
36 Holes, 15 minutes from T&R

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St. Joe Valley Golf Course
18 Holes, 20 minutes from T&R

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Diamond Lake Country Club
9 Holes, 15 minutes from T&R

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