Daily Archives: March 4, 2008

  • Concierge Out and About Favorites

    Four Up North concierges serve up sure-bet suggestions for fun of all kind, plus lodging, in Petoskey, Traverse City, Cadillac and Frankfort.

  • Ways to the Water

    A list of great ways to get on the water, from sailing on a tall ship to canoeing, fly-fishing to water park thrills. The list covers Manistee, Traverse City, Gaylord, Harbor Springs and Boyne Falls.

  • 8 Courses Not to Miss

    A list of eight golf courses, including description of the terrain, the challenges and the amenities available at each. Boyne Highlands, Treetops, Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Arcadia Bluffs and Shanty Creek are included.

  • Skunk Shampoo

    Recipe for Skunk Shampoo.

  • Singin' Us Home

    A profile of Seth Bernard and Daisy May Erlewine, two musicians whose new take on old-time music is taking the region by storm and, they hope, preserving the Great Lakes to boot.

  • Foodie File: Sally Donaldson

    An interview with Sally Donaldson, head chef at Dinghy’s in Frankfort, about what makes her Friday fish fry the stuff of legend.

  • Fish Fry

    Four ways to enjoy a classic fish fry, whether you go out or cook in.

  • Snowshoeing the U.P.'s McCormick Outback

    The Upper Peninsula’s 26-mile, McCormick Wilderness, named for Cyrus McCormic II, was a retreat for the wealthy who had a world of places to choose from. A group snowshoes and winter camps the acreage to discover the wonders that still allure.

  • Bellaire

    Bellaire offers skiing, ice fishing, great food and unique inns and bed and breakfasts.

  • Winter White Feast

    Five recipes that use a splash of white wine grown in Up North’s sunny season to warm winter nights.