Fin's Sandbar

Fin's Sandbar is the place to go for beers by the bay, s'mores at sunset, and snacks with your feet in the sand. Our full-service snack shop, Fin's sits on the shores of East Bay at our private Beach Club and offers a summery menu of burgers, salads, and family-friendly fare.



Fin's Sandbar beersThe Beach Club features an outdoor pool, hot tub, and access to Grand Traverse Bay. This private club is located just across US 31 and is open to guests and Club members. All summer long the Beach Club hosts weekly family friendly activities, weekend bonfires with s'mores, and live musical performances (almost) every Saturday night.


Blue Sky Boat Rental

Watersport Rentals

Located alongside Fin's Sandbar, Blue Sky Rentals offers jet skis, ski boats, deck boats and pontoons, as well as water trampolines, stand up paddleboards, and kayaks. Boats are all late model, well maintained and ready for a fun day on the water. Rentals are available on an hourly, daily, 3-day, or weekly basis.















Bonfires & S'mores

Every weekend enjoy bonfires and s’mores cookouts at our private beach

Live Music

This summer we will feature live musical performances (almost) every Saturday night.

Menu Highlights

Check out our new Fin’s Sandbar menu and make sure you try the Fin’s Tank!

Beach Activities

Join us for family friendly beach activities every weekend this summer.

Upcoming Events

Labor Day Weekend

October 5
Big Hole Golf Tournament

Orvis Michigan Fly Fishing School

Slingshot and Summer Fun Rentals

Leelanau Sands Showroom Concert Series

Summer Spa Deals

June 26 Through September 26
Dave Pelz Golf School

September 27-29, 2019
Bowers Harbor VIP Wine and Spa Weekend

Wednesdays 4:00-6:00pm
Happy Hour at Spa Grand Traverse

Souvenir Shopping Tips


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