Recent and Featured Alden Articles

  • 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 […]

  • Great Cabin on Torch Lake

    The most private cabin at the Cedar Shores Resort.  This resort with over 250 feet of waterfront on Torch Lake is a family friendly location with a […]

  • Dockside Cottage

    Great 3 Bedroom cottage on the East side of Torch lake. Cottage sits right on waters edge, next to the famous Dockside Bar/grill. 3BR, 1BA, sleeps up […]

  • 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 […]

  • Adorable Alden Cottage

    This adorable Alden cottage has been completely restored.  Just steps away from shopping, eating & Torch Lake access.  This cottage has 2BR, 1BA, sleeps 4-6 total.  New […]

  • Alden E. Torch Estate

    Large home in the quaint town of Alden on Torch lake. 4BR, 4BA, stone fireplace, large deck, walk to town. Watch great sunsets from the deck! Sleeps […]

  • Cabin 2

    Wonderful vintage log cabin on Torch Lake, sharing 263 feet of private frontage with 7 other cabins.  This cabin has 3 bedrooms, each with a double bed, […]

  • On Golden Pond

    200 feet of Thayer Lake frontage. The house is wonderful and has 3 large bedrooms 2 1/2 baths.  It has a huge kitchen with a table that […]

  • Little Blue Door

    The House with the Blue Door" is on 100 feet of Thayer Lake sandy frontage.  Everything in the quaint cottage, 2 bedrooms 1 bath, is blue and […]

  • Lake St. Chalet

    This cottage is pure "Up North" Great Location, quiet street, deck overlooking water, stone fireplace, charming. Sleeps 7. Walking distance to Alden.

  • Northern Michigan: Behind the Lens with Color Tour Photographer Todd Z

    Northern Michigan: Behind the Lens, An Interview with Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine Color Tour Photographer Todd Zawistowski

  • Northern Michigan Kids: Awesome Activities with Autumn's Leaves

    Northern Michigan Kids: Five ways to turn autumn’s abundant leaves into awesome art and craft activities.

  • Torch Lake Color Tour Drive, Paddle or Hike this Torch Lake Color Tour

    Northern Michigan Attractions: The quiet highways and byways of the Torch Lake area make the quintessential color tour.

  • Northern Michigan Vacation: Color Watch for Fall Weekends of Northern Michigan Fun

    Northern Michigan Vacation: Check out Color Tour Updates and Traverse Magazine Editor Picks for Fall Weekends of Northern Michigan Fun

  • Northern Michigan Attractions: Find the Freshest Food at Your Local Farmers Market

    Northern Michigan Attractions: Fun, Fresh and Fair. Support your local community by shopping at a farmers market near you this weekend!

  • Northern Michigan Events: Alden's Annual Strawberry Festival

    Northern Michigan Events: Savor the sweetness of Alden’s favorite fruit: strawberries! Nothing says summer quite like strawberry shortcake, does it?

  • Northern Michigan Attractions: Your Best Summer Yet

    Northern Michigan Attractions: They won because you know they’re top-notch. Discover Northern Michigan’s Red Hot Best and get your summer started!

  • Vote For the Red Hot Best Of Northern Michigan!

    Vote for your favorite Northern Michigan events, Northern Michigan restaurants, Traverse City attractions and more in our MyNorth Red Hot Best Of contest.

  • How To: Wake Your Boat From Hibernation—Tips For Northern Michigan Boaters

    Tips for getting your boat ready for some Michigan boating on Lake Michigan or an inland lake like Glen Lake, Torch Lake, Crysal Lake, Lake Leelanau, Lake Charlevoix or any Northern Michigan lake.