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  • 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 Vacation Things to Do for a Week-long Sleeping Bear Dunes Vacation

    One week at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore will more than scratch the surface of this beautiful protected park in Benzie and Leelanau Counties.  A seven-day […]

  • 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 […]

  • Endurance Evolution Meet Endurance Evolution: Q&A with Jeff and Eric

    Longtime Traverse City athletes, owners of the Northern Michigan sports events management company Endurance Evolution, and the masters of Northern Michigan running, Joel Gaff, Jr. and Eric Houghton […]

  • M-22 Challenge 2014 M-22 Challenge Set for Saturday, June 14th

    Photo by M22 Challenge. The M22 Challenge is Northern Michigan’s version of the triathlon: during this sport event, athletes run across the sands of the Sleeping Bear […]

  • 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 […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes in One Day The Best Things To Do at the Sleeping Bear Dunes in One Day

    Experience the best of the Sleeping Bear Dunes in one day by visiting the park’s most popular attractions.  In this age of deadlines and schedules, the following […]

  • Northern Michigan Running Meet Endurance Evolution: Masters of Northern Michigan Running

    With thousands of miles under their feet, Eric Houghton and Joel Gaff of Endurance Evolution are masters of Northern Michigan running, and the events they plan allow […]

  • editboathouse10013268_537273209722440_8455940096511895000_n Beer, Wine & Distillery Tastings in Leelanau County

    The roads up the Leelanau Peninsula is surrounded by the beauty of over 25 Northern Michigan wineries set in the rolling hills just north of Traverse City. […]

  • editcottage10152586_10152449720209803_3220215828626853250_n 10 Rainy Day Activities on the Leelanau Peninsula

    It’s hard to beat a warm and sunny day in Northern Michigan, especially on the Leelanau Peninsula. But when the weatherman calls for a day inside, it […]

  • 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 […]

  • lake_home 8 Cool-Temp Memorial Weekend Ideas Around Traverse City

    Looking into our crystal ball this weekend at the Traverse City area forecast we see SUNSHINE! Great news for Northern Michigan vacation and stay-cation lovers! Even so […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Ranger Wins Valor Award Sleeping Bear Dunes Ranger Wins Valor Award

    A vacation at the Sleeping Bear Dunes is—under expected circumstances—an idyllic and relaxing experience; however, there are risks inherent to swimming at the beaches of the Sleeping […]

  • 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 […]

  • The Beach Club at The Homestead Night Audit

    How much do you care?  Some folks dream of success, others wake up early and work at it.  We’re looking for the latter!  If you think your […]

  • 552124111523673 Market 22

      Deli, Detroit-style pizza, bakery. Eat in or take out.

  • Cottonwood Hiking Trail

    This 1.4-mile loop is a stop on the Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive.  The trail courses rugged dunes, featuring views of Lake Michigan and Glen Haven.

  • Bay View Trail

    Bay View Trail is composed of several loops that wind through Sleeping Bear Dunes forests and farmlands.  An overlook of Lake Michigan, the Dune Climb and Glen […]

  • Good Harbor Trail

    Good Harbor Trail is located near Good Harbor Beach; it’s a 2.8-mile loop through lowland woods.