Recent and Featured Grayling Articles

  • Cedar Valley Golf Club

    Cedar Valley Golf Club: 989-848-2792.

  • Hanson Hills Recreation Area

    Eleven miles of trail, including sublime single-track, that traces 1,500 acres and delivers a sparkling range of terrain.

  • Wakeley Lake Foot Travel Area

    Explore 16.5 miles of backcountry trails used by hikers, mountain bikers and XC skiers in this non-motorized area that surrounds a lake loaded with big fish—catch and […]

  • Mason Tract Pathway

    This 11.5-mile trail along the South Branch of the Au Sable River is an icon of river anglers, but it’s a superb journey for anybody who wants […]

  • Hartwick Pines States Park Trails

    At nearly 10,000 acres, this is one of the largest state parks in the Lower Peninsula. Purchase a day pass ($6) and pull up to the Michigan […]

  • Wellington Farm Park

    A working replica of a Depression-era Midwest farmstead with demonstrations, hands-on activities and a farm market in season. Grayling. 888-653-3276, wellingtonfarmpark.org.

  • Grayling Fish Hatchery

    More than 35,000 visitors come to see and feed thousands of brook, brown and rainbow each summer. Grayling. 989-348-7386, graylingfishhatchery.com.

  • Hartwick Pines Logging Museum

    Nestled among one of the largest remaining stands of virgin white pine in Michigan, the museum takes visitors back to 19th-century logging life with log camp exhibits. […]

  • Crawford County Historical Museum

    Located in Grayling’s restored railroad depot, the museum showcases a railroad caboose, a photo display of the history of the local military base, Camp Grayling, an antique […]

  • Spike’s Keg O’ Nails

    An Up North classic since 1933, Spike’s is famed for its bar scene and Spike burgers.

  • Gate’s AuSable Lodge

    The Hungry Fisherman Dining Room offers daily home-cooked meals with a river view. Excellent trout, perch, homemade hash browns and apple dumplings.

  • Dawson & Stevens

    Classic pink ‘n’ aqua 1950’s diner and soda fountain.

  • Northern Michigan Holidays Events in Northern Michigan Towns

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

  • Video: How To Choose the Right Cross-Country Skis

    Dick Fultz of the Cross Country Ski Shop in Grayling offers some terrific tips on how to choose just the right cross-country ski for beginners to the most experienced skier.