Change in the Water: New Directions in Lake Huron Fishery Management
Lake Huron’s rapidly changing ecosystem calls for new ideas in managing the lake and the fish that anglers cherish.Explore Ludington State Park
You can’t go wrong whether you wander the moss-covered Island Trail, take the short hike to the Big Sable Point Lighthouse or paddle the canoe trail.Kayak the Upper Chain of Lakes
Paddle through all six lakes on one trip or break this fabulous landscape into daytrips, either way, you are in for a unique kayaking experience.Learn It, Love It, Live It: Surfing the Great Lakes
Surfing, mountain biking, and rock climbing are just a few adventure sports you can do today in Northern Michigan… and getting started may be easier than you think.Concert at the Sleeping Bear Dunes!
Shout Sister Shout: Steppin’ In It to Perform at the Sleeping Bear Dune Climb,7 p.m. Sunday, July 12.Affordable North: Boyne City Hike and Farmers Market Lavender Day
Take an early morning walk near Boyne City and then score on a lavender lemonade at the farmers market. Perfect way to start the day.Affordable North: Hike Cathead Bay, Head to the New Bluebird Deck in Leland
Take our suggestion for an outstanding afternoon of roaming Leelanau County near Northport and Leland.Lake Michigan Ports of Call
Cruising Lake Michigan’s Northeast Coast from the Traverse area to Petoskey, with stops in Suttons Bay, Northport and Charlevoix.Lighthouse West Area Hike with the Leelanau Conservancy
Explore scenic Lake Michigan shoreline with those who know the ins and outs of its flora and fauna.10 Beaches Charlevoix, Torch Lake and the Chain of Lakes
Ten Charlevoix/Chain of Lakes beaches of every shape and size, including Fisherman’s Island State Park, Young State Park, Torch Lake and the Antrim Creek Natural Area.Dedicating the Discovery Center
Traverse City’s Rotary Club gathers in honor of a new home for water-focused nonprofit organizations.Pair a Leelanau Hike with Breakfast
Four spectacular hikes paired with outstanding breakfasts make these Leelanau County outings to Whaleback, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the Leelanau Trail must-do’s on any list.The Winner: Your Favorite Room View!
The voting results are in for favorite “Room With a View,” and Inn at Bay Harbor, on Lake Michigan, comes out on top.The Legacy of Worms
Ruminations on the esoteric and sentimental value of worm fishing.Surf’s Up on Lake Michigan
Learn to surf Lake Michigan in this video as Rod Robertson shows you the basics from choosing a surboard, waxing, wetsuits and more.Relax, Reflect, Explore Thorne Swift Nature Preserve
Spend a day at Harbor Springs’ Thorne Swift Nature Preserve, where boardwalks abound to hike through lush wetlands, birds of all kinds drift about and an open-air pagoda beckons for a quiet respite.Last Minute Father’s Day Ideas: Give the Gift of Up North
Father’s Day is just days away, but we’ve got you covered with Up North gift picks.Bluebird Walk at the Grass River Natural Area
Spend a Sunday morning spotting bluebirds with a trained naturalistYour Day in Elk Rapids
Elk Rapids, a small harbor-town on the coast of Lake Michigan, has everything from food, art, antiques and boutiques to tennis courts and beaches.Public Viewing at Rogers Observatory
See Saturn, observe evidence of invisible dark objects and view the universe at large, all at this free event.