Please Eat the Violets
Pick violets in the northern woods and create edible treats. Includes recipes and the science of the violet.Biking and Camping Grand Island’s Big Beauty
Biking Grand Island, the largest island on Lake Superior’s south shore, offers big beauty, big trails and a stunning sense of quiet.Do The Sleeping Bear Dunes
Climb the Dune Climb, hike the Dunes Trail or just picnic at this popular attraction of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.8 Courses Not to Miss
A list of eight golf courses, including description of the terrain, the challenges and the amenities available at each. Boyne Highlands, Treetops, Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Arcadia Bluffs and Shanty Creek are included.Hooking a Smallmouth Bass
Tips and gear for hooking smallmouth bass and three lakes in Northern Michigan where fisherman will find them.Serene Breaks: Pick Your Pleasure
A guide to beaches and road trips that allow you to lounge in the sun, take a lighthouse tour, shop or have a late-night campfire. This guide fits the beach to you, in the Upper Peninsula or along the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore.Cary Adgate, Did You Eat Your Wheaties?
Cary Adgate, winner of six United States National Ski Championships, cooks up a healthy breakfast to down before hitting the slopes.Kevin Kelly, Wildfire Fighter
Interview with wildfire fighter, Kevin Kelly, a federal Wildland Firefighter for 15 years who is based now at the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore.Persevering for Clean
Clean up of the vacant industrial site at Tannery Bay, on the St. Mary’s River just upstream from Sault Ste. Marie, is a testament to a communities willingness to push for clean land and water.Canoe the Manistee
Rent a canoe and drift this majestic river and finish your lazy day with dinner in Grayling.Your Day in Central Lake
A day in Central Lake which includes U-pick orchards, fishing, dining and lodging.Discovering Watery Wonders
Explore waterlife beyond fish in an inland lake.Free Michigan Camping? Here’s How.
This may be your recipe for a perfect summer vacation.Otter Creek Hike in Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore,
Details of a gorgeous hike on the Otter Creek loop in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, including a spot to eat at the end of the afternoon.The Violet
The characteristics of the violet and how to identify them in the woods.Going to Grand Island? What To Know
What to know about getting to and staying the night on Grand Island.Hop the Ferry to South Manitou Island
Hop the ferry out of Leland to South Manitou island where you can hike, learn about the history, hit the beach and camp.Dune Wonder
Varied dune ecology can be found in Grand Sable Dunes, Sleeping Bear Dunes and Nordhouse Dunes, including pitcher’s thistle, piping plover and wolf spider.