Lodging

The Northern Michigan Small Farm Conference, Farm School and Trade Show are hosted at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa in Acme. It is located at 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd in Acme, just six miles northeast of Traverse City.

Reservations We have negotiated a greatly reduced room rate of $109 per night (plus taxes and fees) for conference attendees. To take advantage of this reduced rate, reservations must be made by January 4, 2018. Availability and rate not guaranteed after January 4, 2018. Please call 800-968-7352 and let them know you are part of the Northern Michigan Small Farm Conference to get this reduced rate! 

Click here to take advantage of reduced rates. 

 

Driving Directions to the Conference

From Detroit: Take I-75 north through Saginaw, until you reach M-72. Go west on M-72 at the Grayling exit, then approximately 30-35 miles through Kalkaska into Acme. Go north on US-31 about 1/2 mile. The Resort will be on the east (right) side of the road.

From Lansing: Take route 127 north to exit 254. This exit will turn into M-72. Go west on M-72 approx. 35-40 miles. Go north on US-31 about 1/2 mile. Resort will be on the east (right) side of the road.

From Grand Rapids: Take US-131 north to M-72 in Kalkaska. Go west on M-72 approx. 15 miles to Acme. Go north on US-31 about 1/2 mile. The Resort will be on the east (right) side of the road.

From the Upper Peninsula: Take I-75 south to Grayling. Go west on M-72 at the Gray- ling exit, then approx. 30-35 miles through Kalkaska into Acme. Go north on US-31 about 1/2 mile. The Resort will be on the east (right) side of the road. 

Parking Parking is free in the lot in front of the Resort.

Ride Share  Information for folks who are looking to catch or offer a ride to the conference can be found here