Recent and Featured Outdoors Articles

  • edited icey fishing Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend in February 2015

    The Department of Natural Resources wants to remind everyone the annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday, February 14, and Sunday, February 15, 2015. That […]

  • Women's winter tour 2015 Women’s Winter Tour in Traverse City

    The 17th annual Women’s Winter Tour will take place on Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 10 am. This year the tour will be at a new location: […]

  • Mark Carlson Winter Photo Tours at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    This February don’t miss the photographic wonder of winter at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula. Venture outdoors with like-minded nature photographers to […]

  • winter vacay Northern Michigan Winter Vacation Packages

    Looking for some incentives to head up north this winter? Besides tons of outdoor fun, we’ve compiled a few Northern Michigan winter vacation packages from local resorts […]

  • Fat-tire Fat Tire Snow Biking in Northern Michigan

    Fat tire snow biking in Northern Michigan is quickly becoming a prominent member of the winter sports scene. The feature below was originally published in the January […]

  • ed Timber Ridge Winter Trails Day at Timber Ridge Resort

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by TART Trails) TRAVERSE CITY – Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 10, from 10:30 am-2 pm for the 6th annual […]

  • Winter's-arrival Winter’s Arrival in Northern Michigan

    The following essay about winter’s arrival in Northern Michigan can be found in the January 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. I came every day after […]

  • new years People on in 2014

    It was a busy 2014 at Traverse Magazine and MyNorth Media! With the end of 2014 practically moments away, we wanted to bring some of our most memorable stories […]

  • snow tubing Where to go Snow Tubing in Northern Michigan

    For a state that loves tubing its prolific lakes in the summertime, it makes sense that Michigan-loving folks cruise the slopes in a similar fashion when the snow […]

  • RALLY RACING: Ken Block Testing Session Snowy Races in Northern Michigan for January

    Snowy Races for January was originally published in the January 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. These unusual January getaways lure you out of your comfort […]

  • TC Beaches Traverse City Beaches

    Traverse City beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world and when you’re visiting you won’t want to miss out on some fun in the […]

  • TC Boating Traverse City Boating

    In the hottest summer days, enjoy a summertime treat on one of the many bodies of water around Traverse City. Check out some of the best places […]

  • Play it Again Video: Play it Again Sports in Traverse City

    Play it Again Sports in Traverse City has some great options and deals for all of your winter needs! They buy, sell and trade quality used and […]

  • Center: Captain Herman Schuenemann & two members of his crew The Legend of Northern Michigan’s Christmas Tree Ship

    With a load of fragrant evergreens from Michigan’s Northwoods, 
the legendary schooner Rouse Simmons, captained by Herman Schuenemann, carried the spirit of Christmas—and an 
example of unusual courage—to turn-of-the-century Chicago. 
Then one stormy year the Christmas ship never came home.

  • Ken Scott's Leelanau Ice Caves Give Them Traverse Magazine’s Leelanau Ice Caves This Year

    Aunt Millie showed up unexpectedly. Your favorite Uncle slipped off your list unknowingly. Or you just couldn’t think of a great gift until this suggestion. Whatever your […]

  • Marty and Alex Lagina in France speaking to Kathleen McGowan and Tobi Dobler during the episode "Seven Must Dye" Oak Island Update Part 2: Q&A with Rick, Marty & Alex Lagina

    The second part of the Oak Island interview continues with a question we left off on, what about season three? The Curse of Oak Island is a […]

  • edited crystal Ski with Santa at Crystal Mountain

    On December 24, 2014 celebrate Christmas and ski with Santa at Crystal Mountain! It’s the most wonderful race of the year! Join in on some festive downhill […]

  • vacation contest MyNorth Vacation Contest — Meet the Winners

    Every year, Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine & MyNorth give away spectacular vacation packages to people who love exploring Northern Michigan, and now it’s that anticipated time of year […]

  • Marty and Alex Lagina in France speaking to Kathleen McGowan and Tobi Dobler during the episode "Seven Must Dye" Oak Island Update: Q&A with Rick, Marty & Alex Lagina

    The Curse of Oak Island is a television series that follows the trials and triumphs of a group of long-time friends and part-time treasure seekers who, when […]

  • edited boyne Boyne Highlands Announces New General Manager

    Today Boyne Highlands Resort announces the recent appointment of Mike Chumbler as the resort’s President and General Manager. He succeeds Brad Keen who has been named Senior […]