Recent and Featured Frankfort Articles

  • Photo by Anjanette Summers Northern Michigan Beer to Keep You Cool This Summer

    Northern Michigan is a great place for food and drink made with love, and Northern Michigan beer ain’t so bad, either.  And nothing beats sipping one while enjoying […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Vacation Planning Your Sleeping Bear Dunes Vacation

    Check out our list of some of the best things to do at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore! Dune Climbs, Good Harbor Beach and so much more!

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes What to Do at the Sleeping Bear Dunes in a Weekend

    However momentary your stay may seem, you can cover a lot of ground at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore during a two-day vacation. Beyond visiting the […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes park pass Sleeping Bear Dunes Park Passes Available Online

    It’s no secret that the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is one of the biggest Northern Michigan attractions. Labeled by Good Morning America as the most “Beautiful […]

  • Northern Michigan Fishing Free Weekend for Northern Michigan Fishing on June 7th, 8th

    Northern Michigan fishing offers some of the finest freshwater angling in the world, with more than 3,000 miles of Great Lakes shoreline, more than 11,000 inland lakes, […]

  • Northern Michigan Kids Activities Northern Michigan Kids Activities in June

    Summer fun in Northern Michigan has begun! Here are 4 kids activities in Northern Michigan that’ll get the family either into Northern Michigan’s outdoors to enjoy all […]

  • Live for art gallery Video: Live For Art Gallery in Beulah

    With an eclectic mix of work by both regional and Northern Michigan artists, Live For Art Gallery in downtown Beulah features fine art in a variety of […]

  • Kid friendly activities at the Sleeping Bear Dunes 9 Kid-Friendly Activities at the Sleeping Bear Dunes

    Home to 35 miles of pristine national Lakeshore, dozens of hiking trails, sandy beaches perfect for picnics, and much more, Sleeping Bear Dunes is the crown jewel of […]

  • 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 […]

  • M22 Iconic Roads of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

    It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey—the adage has never rung truer than when applied to a trip to the Sleeping Bear Dunes.  Yes, there […]

  • Empire Beach Sleeping Bear Dunes Towns

    The Northern Michigan towns adjacent to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore are both quaint launchpads for your Dunes adventures or perfect Northern Michigan vacation pit-stops to […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Visitor Center The Sleeping Bear Dunes Visitor Center, Museums and More

    The shoreline along the Sleeping Bear Dunes has a rich agricultural and commercial history. Take the kids and stop by several museums, the Sleeping Bear Dunes Visitor […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Hiking Trails Sleeping Bear Dunes Hiking Trails

    The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is a hiker’s heaven: with miles of trails cutting through woods and over dunes—and ultimately leading to breathtaking views of Lake […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Camping Sleeping Bear Dunes Camping

    Whether you’re interested in hooking up the camper or getting off the grid, Sleeping Bear Dunes camping offers a wide spectrum of options for campers of all […]

  • Maple Pecan Iced Cream Maple Pecan Ice Cream

    The following Northern Michigan food find of maple pecan ice cream is presented with the compliments of food and drink devotee, Sally Berlin.  Since 1977, Berlin has […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Attractions 9 Essential Sleeping Bear Dunes Attractions & Activities

    With 35 miles of sandy shoreline and 70,000 acres of protected wilderness, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is big—think three times the size of Manhattan.  With […]

  • Northern Michigan Art Walks Enjoy Northern Michigan Art Walks This Spring

    Support Northern Michigan’s thriving art scene by making the rounds at one of several walking events hosted by Northern Michigan towns.  Scroll to the bottom to learn […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Beaches Sleeping Bear Dunes Beaches

    The Sleeping Bear Dunes beaches provide an unforgettable sensory experience: gentle waves of the fresh, sapphire-blue water…golden, soft sand between your toes…the warmth of the sun and […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Real Estate Sleeping Bear Dunes Real Estate: Live & Work Near the Lakeshore

    It’s not just a place to vacation: the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore can literally be in your backyard.  Here are a few Sleeping Bear Dunes real […]

  • moon_over_frankfort Moon Over Frankfort. Photo: Steve Bentley