Recent and Featured Charlevoix Articles

  • Lake Charlevoix Home Lake Charlevoix Home Is a Cottage Reborn

    This beautiful, lakeside Northern Michigan cottage near Charlevoix was literally raised from the ashes.  Read on to find out how a family was able to rebuild their Northern […]

  • Apache Trout Grill in Traverse City Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend: Where to Dine Outdoors

    It’s Memorial Day Weekend and you’ve made it to Northern Michigan. You hear a deep, ominous rumbling from your abdomen, and you think to yourself…I’m starving!  Now […]

  • Rowe Inn Mad About Morels: Rowe Inn’s Morel Dinners

    For 38 years and counting, the Rowe Inn’s Morel Dinner Series in the small Northern Michigan town of Ellsworth has set the bar for Northern Michigan’s most […]

  • RS41565_DSC_0452 10 Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend Activities

    Top 10 Northern Michigan Memorial Day Weekend ideas for everyone in the family to celebrate the start of summer

  • Alan Lomax 1930′s Northern Michigan: Folklorist Alan Lomax’s Musical Survey

    In the fall of 1938, America’s greatest folklorist, Alan Lomax, embarked on a race-against-time mission to document the voices of Michigan’s cultural and musical melting pot before […]

  • Charlevoix Stay and Play in Charlevoix at the Weathervane

    With a million-dollar view of the Charlevoix waterfront, the Weathervane Terrace Inn and Suites is an award-winning hotel near downtown Charlevoix.  The Weathervane offers an ideal lodging […]

  • Northern Michigan Brunch Easter Sunday: Where to Get the Best Northern Michigan Brunch

    After Easter service, there’s only one question for the hungry post-Lent parishioner: “With all these restaurants in Northern Michigan, where do I get the best Northern Michigan […]

  • Northern Michigan Towns Easter Egg Hunts in Northern Michigan Towns

    As the most benign of hunting events, Northern Michigan Easter egg hunts are great springtime activities for kids.  Here’s a list of 2014 Easter Egg Hunts in […]

  • boyne mountain Northern Michigan: Win a BOYNE Family Vacation

    Enter for your chance to win a BOYNE family vacation in beautiful Northern Michigan! This prize package includes: 5 Nights Lodging for a Family of Four Splash […]

  • Morels Morels: Why You May Never Be A Certified Wild Mushroom ID’er

    The State of Michigan provides little guidance on what it takes to be a certified mushroom provider.  How will increased attention from regional health departments affect the […]

  • Northern Michigan Sushi Northern Michigan Sushi Hotspots

    Prepare for spring by seeking fresh Northern Michigan sushi with your sweetie.  The following list was first published in the 2014 March issue to Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. […]

  • Lou Mettler at his Bay Harbor shop Mettlers American Mercantile in Bay Harbor

    Lou Mettler is a Northern Michigan business maverick: he’s grabbed a hold on the look of the American way, never looked back, and ended up with a […]

  • Northern Michigan Wedding Photography Five Northern Michigan Wedding Venues

    Wedding photographers are a lucky bunch: they get to preserve the most romantic moments of people’s lives on film, see the beautiful places that inspire such love […]

  • nicks_pics_133 Bring on the Sunshine! Photo: Don Rhudy
  • TVM0312_SKYDIVE15 Skydive Harbor Springs

    Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine contributor Kate Bassett introduces us to the man who’s more afraid of a desk than of leaping out of a plane: Charlevoix native […]

  • Ice shanties on Houghton Lake, Michigan. DNR: Remove Ice Fishing Shanties by Saturday, March 15th

    For anglers yearning for open-water fishing, a recent announcement from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources marks a step in the right direction: the DNR has announced […]

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