Recent and Featured Attractions Articles

  • Charlevoix – Sights, Sounds & the Venetian Festival

    Take a video tour of Charlevoix, a stunning city nestled between Lake Michigan and Round Lake, and home to the annual Venetian Festival.

  • Up and Away

    Take in the U.P’s colors atop the world’s largest ski jump.

  • Hit the TRAILathlon

    A family-friendly weekend of outdoor events and exploring at Shanty Creek Resort June 20 through 22

  • Short Game Steal

    If your birdies are turning into bogeys the moment you start swinging your putter, make a date with The Homestead’s Dave Pelz Scoring School this May or […]

  • Spring Daytrip: Breakfast, Biking & More

    Fuel up with an Old World-style breakfast, blow off steam with a pedal down the Betsie Valley Trail, take a break to wade in Crystal Lake, disappear into the forest and come out by a first-class resort.

  • The Tunnel of Trees

    Road trip through M-119 Tunnel of Trees, north out of Harbor Springs, including where to eat, hike and pull over for gorgeous views.

  • scenic drive Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive in the Sleeping Bear Dunes

    The Pierce Stocking Drive, located within the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, provides a gorgeous scenic drive, beautiful lookouts over Lake Michigan and North Bar Lake and a lovely, short hike on the Cottonwood Trail.

  • Discover Dennos Museum

    Description of the Dennos Museum Center, a premier art museum in Northern Michigan featuring permanent galleries, rotating exhibitions and one of the largest exhibits of Inuit art collections in the country.

  • Tour Lake Charlevoix

    Tour of Lake Charlevoix including the Ironton Ferry, places to shop, eat and go to the beach.

  • Wander Charlevoix's Castle Farms

    Tour Charlevoix’s Castle Farms, the historic French-chateau farmstead built by Albert Loeb, the former preseident of Sears, in 1918. Includes tour, picnic places and a museum.

  • Classic Photos from Mackinac Island

    Vintage photography from the turn of the century, Victorian era on Mackinac Island.

  • 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.

  • Earl Young Houses Charlevoix 10 Reasons to Love Charlevoix and Chain of Lakes

    Top 10 list of attractions, sightseeing, scenic views and events in Charlevoix and Chain of Lakes.