Recent and Featured Suttons Bay Articles

  • Northern Michigan white wine Northern Michigan White Wine

    Whites form the backbone of the Northern Michigan wine industry—the climate in Northern Michigan is generally considered to favor the production of whites, and the quality bottled […]

  • All photos by Todd Zawistowski The Story of the Inland Seas and Its Captain Emeritus, Tom Kelly

    With 25 years under its belt, the Inland Seas Education Association—a Northern Michigan non-profit that sails its namesake schoolship with kids and adults in tow—has had to take […]

  • Leland Real Estate, Venture Properties Leland Real Estate: Architectural Gem on Lake Michigan

    This Leland real estate listing is replete with design-inspired features and expansive views of Lake Michigan. Designed in part by architect Roger Hummel from Suttons Bay, this […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Leelanau Peninsula Vintners Association Visit 25 Wineries with the Leelanau Loop Adventure

    Visiting all of the Northern Michigan wineries on the Leelanau Peninsula is more than a vacation: it’s a calling. With 25 wineries producing world-class vintages, oenophiles have […]

  • Top 10 Places to Find Summer Dresses in Northern Michigan Top 10 Places to Find Summer Dresses in Northern Michigan

    Here are the top 10 places to find summer dresses in Northern Michigan for either a swanky soiree or a casual cocktail on a catamaran. The following winners […]

  • Photo by Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa Northern Michigan Fat Tire Biking

    Fat tire biking has transformed Northern Michigan biking into a sport that can be practiced year-round in Northern Michigan’s outdoors. The activity requires a specialized fatbike with over-sized […]

  • Suttons bay Real Estate Suttons Bay Real Estate: A Renewed Ranch on West Bay

    This sprawling ranch in Suttons Bay is the perfect Northern Michigan home for all of Michigan’s drastically different seasons: there’s a sauna and three fireplaces to keep warm […]

  • The Buzz, a new venue located in The InsideOut Gallery in Traverse City's Warehouse District. What’s New at the 2014 Traverse City Film Festival

    One of the coolest things about the Traverse City Film Festival is how much it changes from year to year—no two film festivals are ever quite the […]

  • Ciao Bella in Petoskey Carries Tucci Umbrellas Northern Michigan Style: Best Dressed Picnics, Patios, Decks and Gardens

    Last August our Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine cover sported a festive summer table dressed for a sunset feast, and copies flew off the newsstands. What captured our […]

  • The Bay Theatre in Suttons Bay Traverse City Film Festival Around the Bay

    Around the Bay is a six-day film odyssey presented by the Traverse City Film Festival that will take you around the shores of Lake Michigan to view films […]

  • Batali with East Leland farmer Jim Bardenhagen and daughter, Ginger Mario Batali Helps Preserve Leelanau County Farms

    Mario Batali has teamed up with the Leelanau Conservancy to raise funds in an effort to give back by maintaining historic farmsteads in Leelanau County. Read on […]

  • Photo by Kris Riley Northern Michigan Bike Trails for Kids

    For both visitors and those who live here, one of the best ways to truly experience Northern Michigan’s outdoors is by biking; but sometimes difficult terrain or […]

  • Mario Batali Mario Batali Dishes Out His Favorite Pizza Margherita Recipe

    Celebrity super-chef Mario Batali loves Leelanau County—where he and his family reside during the summer months—and his appreciation for Northern Michigan’s food scene runs from his head […]

  • BSF-outsidephotokriley1 Black Star Farms: An Agricultural & Culinary Destination

    Farmstead cuisine and libations at two locations just north of Traverse City: Hearth & Vine, a wine and cocktail bar serving small plates, salads & wood fired […]

  • Photo: Brian Confer, Courtesy of Chateau Chantal Unique Getaways: 4 Northern Michigan Bed and Breakfasts

    Every Northern Michigan vacation you embark on has a style, and though the ultimate goal for any getaway tends to be relaxation, you might consider spicing up […]

  • 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 […]

  • microbrew traverse city Unique Northern Michigan Wine and Brewery Tours

    Traverse City is known for many things, like scenic biking, spectacular wineries, gorgeous beaches, and an up-and-coming craft brewery scene. So, if you have limited time in Traverse […]