Recent and Featured Alden Articles

  • christmas tree A Guide to Northern Michigan Holiday Events & Shows 2013

    This complete guide to Northern Michigan Holiday Events & Shows 2013 includes live performances, tree lightings, Santa visits, craft shows and more! Purchase your tickets before you […]

  • 542465_395661530473097_888787291_n Wild Onion

      American Fare, patio dining and Alden Mill House seasonings at all the tables in this Alden restaurant. …………….. Planning to have a meal in the Alden […]

  • Muffin Tin, The

    Brain-bendingly good muffins, scone and lunch, too. …………….. Planning to have a meal in the Alden area? Use these great tools to find things to do, before […]

  • mackinaw city beach Northern Michigan Morning Hikes and Afternoon Beach Spots

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Hiking trails with nearby beaches for summer day trips across Northern Michigan

  • Must-See Northern Michigan Summer Festivals in the Chain of Lakes

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Celebrate night and day in Lake Country at these all-American summer festivals!

  • Charlevoix beach Find the Best Elk Rapids and Charlevoix Beaches

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Along the coast and through the inland-lake dotted interior, the only problem is making time for all of these great beaches

  • northern michigan biking Biking and Hiking in Charlevoix, Petoskey and Chain of Lakes

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Make the route up as you go through the miles of scenic roads & trails that cut and climb through the Chain of Lakes region

  • Aardvark Cottage

    Charming vintage Bellaire Log Cabin steps from the shores of Torch  Lake.  Beautiful lakeside deck and 263′ of frontage at the historic Cedar Shores Resort.  In operation […]

  • Northern Michigan Holidays Events in Northern Michigan Towns

    Northern Michigan Holidays: Tree lightings, shopping nights, plays and parties for the season.

  • Northern Michigan and Traverse City Trick or Treating 2012

    Looking to do some Northern Michigan trick or treating and Traverse City trick or treating this Halloween 2012? Check out our trick or treat schedule!

  • Northern Michigan Halloween Events and Festivities 2012

    We’ve got a round-up of Northern Michigan Halloween events and festivities for the 2012 Halloween weekend in Northern Michigan!

  • Alden Victorian Vacation Home

    Walk into quaint Alden, to the historical Depot Park and Museum, to the stunning Torch Lake shore, all from this circa 1870s historic Victorian home located across […]

  • Northern Michigan Events: Fourth of July Parades & Fireworks

    July 4th Northern Michigan Parades & Fireworks Schedule with locations and times for all of Northern Michigan’s towns including Traverse City, Charlevoix, Petoskey, Leland and more

  • Northern Michigan Events: 2012 Alden Classic Sports Car Show

    Northern Michigan Events: The Twin Bay British Car Club announces the feature
    automobile for the annual Alden Classic Sports Car Show, August 11-12, 2012

  • Northern Michigan Events: "Dunegrass" Music Festival renamed "Sleepy Bear"

    Northern Michigan Events: “Dunegrass” Music Festival gets a new name and a new location in nearby Lake Ann as “Sleepy Bear Music Festival”

  • Charlevoix Vacation Guide, Boyne City, Elk Rapids & Torch Lake Vacation Guide

    Your guide to restaurants, events, beaches, shopping, lodging and more in Boyne City, Charlevoix, Elk Rapids and Torch Lake, with a directory, interactive map, articles and a digital, clickable Vacation Guide to this region.

  • Northern Michigan Restaurants: Traverse Magazine’s Best Eats of 2012

    Northern Michigan Restaurants: Our annual ode to great eats Up North and to the people who lovingly make our nationally renowned food. Get yourself some!

  • Vintage Cabin #6

    This Vintage Cabin is a part of the fantastic "Cedar Shores Resort" directly on Torch Lake.  Large decks that overlooking the lake for visiting; boats, docks and […]

  • South Golden Beach

    This spacious home has 3BR, 3BA, opening kitchen, large family room area, deck overlooking lake & sunsets. Quiet area. Home will sleep up to 8.

  • Creek View Cottage

    Located one block from Torch Lake in the heart of Alden. Two BR, 1.5 bathrooms, daybed in LR, full kitchen, dining area, deck. Basic cable, DVD, central […]