Recent and Featured Petoskey Articles

  • northern michigan shopping Northern Michigan Shopping: 7 Offbeat Boutiques

    Find colorful accessories for your Northern Michigan home or cottage or closet at the following Northern Michigan shopping destinations in Traverse City, Walloon Lake, Petoskey and Lake […]

  • Northern Michigan Fishing DNR: 19 Million Fish Stocked for Northern Michigan Fishing

    The DNR’s Fisheries Division stocked a total of 19,382,390 fish in Michigan lakes and rivers, which is good news for fans of Northern Michigan fishing and boating. […]

  • PetoskeyVG Plan Your Trip with MyNorth’s Emmet & Mackinac Vacation Guide

    Picturesque Petoskey is as beautiful as it is bustling, with over 200 independent shops and restaurants. It’s also a short drive away from Mackinac Island and Bay […]

  • Northern Michigan camping Northern Michigan Camping 101 with the DNR

    Camping 101 is an educational program operated by the Michigan DNR that teaches novice outdoor enthusiasts the basics of camping, fishing, and hiking in Northern Michigan’s outdoors.  […]

  • Northern Michigan Hotels 4 Northern Michigan Hotels Where Kids Stay for Free

    Taking a Northern Michigan vacation with your kids can yield a hefty price tag, but there are various Northern Michigan hotels where kids stay for free—seriously! These four hotels […]

  • Photo by Angela Brown Top 10 Northern Michigan Kids Menus

    Here are the top 10 Northern Michigan kids menus featured at the kid-friendliest Northern Michigan restaurants.  The following winners were determined by more than 10,000 participants who […]

  • 4th of July Shopping ShopMyNorth’s 4th of July Shopping Guide

    Sometimes it takes the perfect picnic, or a little gizmo, to make your 4th of July Northern Michigan vacations sail by with ease. Whether you’re headed to […]

  • 4th of July Celebrations in Petoskey and Harbor Springs 2014 4th of July Celebrations in Harbor Springs and Petoskey

    Summer is here and it’s time to get your grills going, pack up the beach bags, and lock down your 4th of July plans for a Northern […]

  • Northern Michigan White Pine In Praise of White Pines: An Essay on Michigan’s State Tree

    As the official state tree of Michigan, the white pine has a high standard to uphold in Northern Michigan’s outdoors.  MyNorth contributor and Petoskey-based writer Russ Capaldi […]

  • Photo by Bay Harbor New Northern Michigan Restaurant: Seventeen in Bay Harbor

    Bay Harbor—a resort community situated on the shores of Lake Michigan near Petoskey—is quintessentially American with its world-famous golf courses, equestrian activities, and its eclectic mix of art […]

  • Furnishings from Macbeth & Co., Onekama Northern Michigan Shopping: Blue is the New Black

    Several pages into a fashion magazine a trend started to develop … blue nail polish, blue belts and shoes, blue couch and yes, even blue eyeshadow … […]

  • Northern Michigan Boat Rentals Northern Michigan Boat Rentals and Watersports Lessons

    Waterskiing behind a boat on a pristine Northern Michigan lake is true Up North outdoor experience—yet it takes time and a good teacher to become a confident, […]

  • Ginger Zee's Northern Michigan Wedding at the Inn at Bay Harbor Ginger Zee’s Northern Michigan Wedding at the Inn at Bay Harbor

    We checked in with wedding planner Francesco Bilotto to get the behind-the-scenes story on Ginger Zee’s Northern Michigan wedding at the Inn at Bay Harbor, near Petoskey. […]

  • Photo by Michael Murphy IV Photography Ginger Zee’s Wedding Photography

    The Inn at Bay Harbor near Petoskey played host to Northern Michigan’s wedding of the summer, which joined Good Morning America’s Ginger Zee and her groom, television […]

  • Cherry_Bloom Northern Michigan Video: Cherry Blossoms at Royal Farms

    Michigan Video: Cherry trees bloom at Northern Michigan’s Royal Farms.

  • Ginger Zee Ginger Zee’s Top Northern Michigan Picks

    Just in case you’ve been living in a cave in lower Slovenia for the past few days, Newsflash! Good Morning America’s meteorologist Ginger Zee is getting married […]

  • 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 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 […]

  • Leelanau Conservancy Memorial Weekend Michigan Highway Alerts

    The good news is that you probably won’t be launching your Northern Michigan vacation this Memorial Weekend with a traffic backup. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) […]

  • Northern Michigan Memorial Day Northern Michigan Memorial Day Services & Parades

    Northern Michigan Events: Honor the United States Veterans this Memorial Day Weekend 2013 at these Northern Michigan observances and celebrations.