Recent and Featured Outdoors Articles

  • Red8Boats Red8Boatworks in Traverse City to Teach Students Wooden Boat Building

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Red8Boatworks) TRAVERSE CITY: Red8Boatworks, a Traverse City-­based community boat building non­profit, has recently launched a pilot project teaching wooden boat […]

  • 184401_571874109543423_1198388588_n 7th Annual M-22 Challenge in Glen Arbor

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by the M-22 Challenge Team) GLEN ARBOR:  What: THE 2015 M-22 CHALLENGE IS PRESENTED BY NORTH PEAK BREWING COMPANY Northern Michigan’s M-22 Events […]

  • BOYNE Innovations and Renovations in Golf at BOYNE

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Boyne Golf) HARBOR SPRINGS: New this summer, golfers can experience the best club and body tracking system on the market, […]

  • Epic Powersports Weekly Snowmobile Ride at Epic Powersports in Traverse City

    Epic Powersports in Traverse City is a powersports dealership that offers pre-owned snowmobiles, dirtbikes, riding gear, accessories, parts, service and installation. Each Thursday night they host a […]

  • Arcadia overlook 7 Northern Michigan Winter Destinations

    Check out 7 Northern Michigan winter destinations ranging from Marquette to Ludington, snow beauty satisfies like no other. Expand your winter spirit and take some days to […]

  • Ken Scott Ice Cave Leelanau County Ice Caves

    When the polar vortex converged on Northern Lake Michigan last winter, the unrelenting snow, whipping wind and tumultuous waves gave rise to two-story-high ice mountains and fantastical […]

  • Coast Guard Northern Michigan Cold Water Safety with Coast Guard

    Northern Michigan Outdoors: Traverse City’s US Coast Guard illustrates the importance of proper equipment and precaution when venturing on the waters this spring.

  • Edited food corps Video: School Gardening at Traverse Heights

    Students at Traverse Heights Elementary school in Traverse City recently got their hands dirty learning about seeds. Traverse Heights is one of the four schools in TCAPS […]

  • ice safety How to Stay Safe on the Ice

    Bodies of water are freezing in Northern Michigan but that doesn’t mean all of them are safe enough to venture out on. To learn how to stay […]

  • Seven-year-old Kori Draper is all smiles after catching a perch during the DNR's Hard Water School at the Carl T. Johnson Hunt and Fish Center in Cadillac Learn Basics of Ice Fishing at DNR’s ‘Hard Water School’

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Department of Natural Resources) CADILLAC: The Department of Natural Resources offers anglers and would-be anglers an opportunity to learn about […]

  • Skegemog Lake kayak Kalkaska County Profile

    The Kalkaska county profile gives an overview of what life is like in this county and how you and your lifestyle can fit in. Nature by the […]

  • ED Manistee River Kalkaska Iconic Outdoor Attraction: Manistee River

    iconic outdoor attraction: manistee river Kalkaska County is graced with many miles of one of America’s premier rivers, the Manistee, which has headwaters in northern Kalkaska County […]

  • Women Gone Wilds Becoming an Outdoors Woman in Michigan

    A story of friendship making and quinzee building was originally published in the February 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Reluctantly lifting an eyelid to the […]

  • Lochenheath LochenHeath Golf Club Debuts on Golf Digest Prestigious “Best in State’ Rankings

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by LochenHeath)  TRAVERSE CITY: LochenHeath Golf Club, one of the premier golf experiences in northern Michigan, makes its debut on Golf […]

  • Manistee River Manistee County Outdoor Recreation

    Manistee County outdoor recreation ranges from paddling down the Manistee River to teeing off at the nationally renowned Arcadia Bluffs. Lake Michigan The grand and powerful Lake […]

  • Manistee-Iconic Outdoor Iconic Outdoor Attraction: Lake Michigan

    Iconic Outdoor Attraction: Lake Michigan Residents of Manistee County have one of the world’s largest and most beautiful lakes as a regular part of their lives. The […]

  • Seven Bridges, Kalkaska Kalkaska County Outdoor Recreation

    Kalkaska County outdoor recreation ranges from snowmobiling to fishing at the Sand Lakes quiet area. Snowmobile Trails Kalkaska County rates as one of the state’s destination snowmobile […]

  • outdoor recreation in Missaukee Missaukee County Outdoor Recreation

    Missaukee County outdoor recreation ranges from exploring the Pere Marquette State Forest to kayaking down the Muskegon River. Snowmobile trails With plentiful snow and vast stretches of state […]

  • Lake Missaukee Iconic Outdoor Attraction: Lake Missaukee

    iconic outdoor attraction: Lake Missaukee When the glaciers melted away approximately 11,000 years ago, they shaped the square of what eventually became known as Missaukee County into […]

  • Northern MI winter Original Northern Michigan Winter

    The story of an original Northern Michigan winter was originally published in the February 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. “There are three things you need […]