Recent and Featured Outdoors Articles

  • Tart Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail to Port Oneida Opens

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by TART) Glen Arbor: The newest section of the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail (SBHT) from Fisher Road to Port Oneida Road […]

  • LITTLE FLEET Top Ten Traverse City Memorial Day Activities

    Traverse City Memorial Day Weekend 2012: Check out this list of the top ten things to do during your Memorial Day Weekend in Traverse City!

  • 2010 - Matt VG - Straits - 100629 - 100629 EmmetCounty 0063 Moving from Northern Michigan

    In the following essay, Emily Tyra talks about her unwavering love for Michigan despite a move across Lake Michigan. Find the original story in the May 2015 issue […]

  • little fleet party The Little Fleet’s Summer Launch Party in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by The Little Fleet and Create TC) TRAVERSE CITY: The Little Fleet and Create TC announce a new Summer Launch Party to […]

  • 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.

  • leland woman Leland Plein Air Event

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by LCCC) LELAND: A Call to Artists ~ “Leland Air”: a Plein Air Event is coming! The Leelanau Community Cultural Center at the Old […]

  • staff photographer The Science Behind Northport’s Gull Island

    A tiny island near Northport with a gazillion gulls has a surprising science backstory. We head out with a research crew to hear the screeching up close, get pecked and learn how these […]

  • CGT press release Chateau Grand Traverse’s Wines of the Great Outdoors

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by CGT and DNR) TRAVERSE CITY: Northern Michigan’s oldest winery is honoring and supporting state parks, trails and waterways. Chateau Grand […]

  • Star Party Sky Programs at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Sleeping Bear Dunes NL) EMPIRE: The sky is the limit at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (National Lakeshore). Join Park […]

  • michigan legacy art park Michigan Legacy Art Park’s Summer Events

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Michigan Legacy Art Park) THOMPSONVILLE: From birding tours and guided hikes to outdoor concerts and artist collaborations, Michigan Legacy Art […]

  • popcorn Popcorn Trees in Northern Michigan

    After April,”the cruelest month,” spring comes as a warm breath of fresh air to Leelanau County. Besides morels, leeks and asparagus, a welcome sign that we’ve truly […]

  • conservancy edited Leelanau Conservancy Plant Sale & Workbee

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Leelanau Conservancy) LEELANAU COUNTY: Events Coming at the Conservancy: Friday and Saturday – May 22 and 23 – Plant Sale  Our […]

  • MLUIPressRelease2015 copy Taste The Local Difference Launches Magazine in Partnership with MyNorth Media

    May 15, 2015 (Traverse City, MI)—Taste the Local Difference launches its 2015 Guide to Local Food in Northwest Michigan. MyNorth Media partnered with Taste the Local Difference […]

  • edited NMC NMC Barbecue in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by NMC) TRAVERSE CITY: Northwestern Michigan College will host the 60th annual Barbecue, one of the Grand Traverse region’s most popular spring traditions, […]

  • bald eagle steve baker Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch

    The Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch is a non-profit organization that studies hawks and owls and educates people about them. For the last 50 years humans have been […]

  • Morel Recipe cover Northern Michigan Morel Recipes

    When spring arrives in Northern Michigan, trilliums unfold, leeks push their way to the surface and morel mushrooms start to crop up. We’ve compiled some recipes specific to […]

  • bikeeee 2nd Annual Bicycle Safety Rodeo in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by CCCC) TRAVERSE CITY: The Cherry Capital Cycling Club will be conducting the second annual Bicycle Safety Rodeo on Saturday May […]

  • staff photographer Petoskey Morel Hunter Ken Harris

    In the May 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine, Carrie Tebeau headed into the woods with the North’s most renowned morel hunter, Ken Harris, to see […]

  • Buckets of Rain Buckets of Rain: Northern Michigan to Detroit

    The story of Buckets of Rain was originally published in the May 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Meet the Northerner turning vacant lots into vegetables to […]

  • bellaire pix Bellaire Nominated as “America’s Best Town” by Outside Magazine

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release Provided by Bellaire Chamber of Commerce) Bellaire nominated as “America’s Best Town” by Outside Magazine – Vote Today! Bellaire, MI. The quaint town […]