Northern Michigan Travel: Shepler's Ferry v. Mackinac Island
A controversy between Mackinac Island and Shepler’s Ferry Service is on the summer’s Northern Michigan travel radar.Vote For the Red Hot Best Of Northern Michigan!
Vote for your favorite Northern Michigan events, Northern Michigan restaurants, Traverse City attractions and more in our MyNorth Red Hot Best Of contest.Three Northern Michigan Island Fall Color Tours
Three islands in Northern Michigan perfect for color tours, Beaver Island, Mackinac Island and Bois Blanc. What to see, hotels, restaurants and more.53rd Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk
Northern Michigan Labor Day means its time to walk across the Straits of Mackinac atop the Mackinac Bridge. And yes, you have to do it with your eyes open.Track the Boats on the Chicago Yacht Club to Mackinac Race
Track the Chicago to Mackinac sailboat race from the Chicago Yacht Club to Mackinac Island from your computer.Mackinac Island's Arnold Transit Co. Changes Ownership
Arnold Transit Co., a Mackinac Island ferry service owned by the Prentiss M. Brown family since 1921, has been sold to James F. Wynn.Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island Offers July "Two for Two Summer Package"
Mission Point Resort, a Mackinac Island hotel, is selling their special July “Two for Two Summer Package” for two days, on Monday, July 12 and Tuesday, July 13.Chicago to Mackinac: The Oldest Freshwater Yacht Race Knots Up for 2010
Gearing up for the 2010 Chicago to Mackinac sailboat race, 333 miles of Lake Michigan from Chicago to Mackinac Island.4th of July Fireworks and Parades in Northern Michigan
4th of July fireworks and parades happening throughout Northern Michigan including Petoskey fireworks, Crystal Mountain fireworks and Mackinac Island 4th of July fireworks.Ten Northern Michigan Outings for $30 or Less
Ten awesome Northern Michigan things to do that cost $30 or less, from a half day at Boyne’s Avalanche Park to touring Grand Traverse Lighthouse.Three Northern Michigan Weekend Getaways at Bay Harbor, Mackinac Island and Harbor Springs
Three Northern Michigan getaways, including hotels and restaurants from the posh to the quaint, including Bay Harbor, Harbor Springs and on Mackinac Island.Follow Your Nose to the 2010 Mackinac Island Lilac Festival
Mackinac Island Lilac Festival welcomes visitors from around the world to this Michigan festival from June 11-20.Explorers Set Out to Find the Fabled Northwest Passage From the Straits of Mackinac
In 1766, Fort Michilimackinac in Mackinaw City, was the portal to the American West. Forty years before Lewis and Clark’s famous expedition, two men named Carver and Tute headed out from the Straits of Mackinac to find the fabled Northwest Passage.Madame La Framboise Harbour View Inn Preserves the Story of a 19th Century French/Indian Mackinac Island Entrepreneur
Madame La Framboise Harbour View Inn has preserved the home of Magdelaine La Framboise, a 19th century rags-to-riches story of a young half-French, half-Native American widow who went on to become one of Mackinac Island’s most successful entrepreneurs and philanthropists.The Gruesome Medical Breakthrough of Dr. William Beaumont on Mackinac Island
When Dr. William Beaumont, a Mackinac Island Army doctor in 1822, realized he could dip food into a wounded voyageur’s stomach and watch what happened, he knew he was onto something big. Dr. William Beaumont’s ensuing decade of experiments changed the medical world. The life of his human guinea pig was changed from the beginning.Fun Facts to Share with Kids About Mackinac Island and Colonial Michilimackinac
Heading to Mackinac Island and Colonial Michilimackinac for a field trip or Michigan family vacation? Stock up on these exciting, silly, weird and yes, even gross, facts to keep kids engaged on the car ride and to make the most of your visit.Deadly Lacrosse Game in Mackinac Straits at Fort Michilimackinac in 1763
On a June day in 1763, the commandant of Fort Michilimackinac was invited to watch a game of baggatiway between the Ojibwe and Sauk. Leave it to a Brit to assume it simply would be a polite afternoon on the lawn.Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island Offers Memorial Day Family Escape Package
Take your family on Northern Michigan Memorial Day weekend getaway. Head for a Mackinac Island vacation this Memorial Day weekend with a family vacation package at Mission Point Resort, a Mackinac Island hotel and resort.Photography Tips Paired With 3 Michigan Getaways From Mackinac Bridge to Sleeping Bear
Use the tips and location suggestions from three Northern Michigan photographers and make it a spring weekend getaway shooting nature photography from the Mackinac Bridge to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.Plan Your Mackinac Island Getaway: Here’s What Mission Point Has to Offer
Three reasons that Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island is perfect for families.