Recent and Featured Leland Articles

  • Photo by Traverse City Wine & Art Festival Northern Michigan Wine Festivals and Events

    Each year handfuls of Northern Michigan wine festivals and events take place throughout Michigan’s “wine country.” Ranging from weekend-long festivals that feature headlining nationally touring and Northern Michigan […]

  • beach Top 10 Northern Michigan Beaches

    Here are the top 10 Northern Michigan beaches to visit for your next picnic, bonfire, or dip into the water. The following winners were determined by more than […]

  • Leelanau vacation guide Plan Your Trip with MyNorth’s Leelanau Vacation Guide

    The spectacular, winery-filled lands of Leelanau make it a wonderful place to relax on the water and soak in the sun. If you’re planning a vacation to […]

  • NHC Home Tour 2014 Kim Hooker Suttons Bay 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Resources

    Northern Home & Cottage Tour Home #1 European Accent  Builder Draper Construction, 231.322.2015 Architect/designer Thomas Design, 231.498.2380, thomasbuildingdesign.com Interior Designer UR Dezign Lugar, 231.518.4148,  urdezignlugar.com Kitchen Designer […]

  • Photo by Aurora Cellars Aurora Cellars

    Aurora Cellars is Leelanau County’s newest boutique winery featuring white, red and sparkling wines and local food. The tasting room is outfitted with Old World charm. 7788 E […]

  • Photo by Aurora Cellars Leelanau Peninsula’s Newest Winery, Aurora Cellars

    The scenic wineries of Leelanau County produce some of the best Northern Michigan wine, which is a spectacular feat considering the emphasis on quality within the Northern Michigan […]

  • dog_lelandharbor Dogs Enjoy Sunsets Too! (especially in Leland). Photo: Kim Schneider.
  • Top 10 4th of July Celebrations Top 10 Northern Michigan 4th of July Celebrations

    Below are the top 10 Northern Michigan 4th of July celebrations, according to the more than 10,000 folks who voted in MyNorth’s 2014 Red Hot Best of […]

  • Photo by Drew Warner Video: Sleeping Bear Dunes Tour at 3000 Feet

    Named “The Most Beautiful Place in America” by ABC’s Good Morning America, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore offers breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and spectacular scenery—and […]

  • Nauti-Cat Catamaran on Grand Traverse Bay Northern Michigan 2014 4th of July Boating & Water Activities

    Take advantage of Lake Michigan or Northern Michigan’s inland lakes and rivers when you celebrate a Northern Michigan 4th of July with fun on the water: boating, […]

  • The Leland River, parking lot to the Bluebird and the Riverside Inn Top 10 Northern Michigan Restaurants You Can Boat To

    Here are the top 10 Northern Michigan restaurants you can boat to according to the over 10,000 folks who voted in MyNorth’s 2014 Red Hot Best annual contest. […]

  • Pyrotechnics from Traverse City's 4th of July 2014 Northern Michigan 4th of July: Parades and Fireworks

    It’s time to celebrate America’s birthday and to plan ahead for your Northern Michigan vacation. Grab a picnic basket and fill it with Northern Michigan food and […]

  • Photo by Matt Carissimi Summer Northern Michigan Art Classes

    Looking to hone in your artistic abilities this summer? Luckily, there are numerous art classes going on throughout the Northern Michigan towns that will help inspire you […]

  • 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 […]

  • blossoms-and-dandelions Blossoms and Dandelions. Photo: Cosette Simon
  • 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 Travel Idea The Growing Popularity of Airbnb in Northern Michigan

    Whether you live here or are planning a Northern Michigan vacation, there’s a new Northern Michigan travel resource that’s connecting tourists and locals like never before: Airbnb, […]

  • Northern Michigan Fine Arts Events Northern Michigan Fine Arts Events in June

    From lectures and symposiums to juried art competitions, Northern Michigan art events are informative, interactive and—most importantly—fun.  Here are a handful of arts events happening in the […]

  • 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 […]