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  • edit_schooner 2014 Michigan Schooner Festival in Traverse City

    The 2014 Michigan Schooner Festival is being held in Traverse City from September 19-21, 2014. Over the course of the three day festival people will have a […]

  • harvest at commons Harvest at the Commons in Traverse City

    On October 11 the Michigan Land Use Institute is offering a truly farm-to-table experience in Traverse City at the Grand Traverse Commons. Harvest at the Commons is […]

  • Legs edited Close to the Tunnel of Trees, Inside Legs Inn

    Located in Cross Village, close to Harbor Springs as well as the beloved Tunnel of Trees, this article about the Legs Inn was originally published in the […]

  • editTUNNELTREES Lodging and Activities Along the Tunnel of Trees

    This article was originally published in the September 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine as part of a larger article on Legs Inn. Read on to find […]

  • Gallaghers farm market 5 Northern Michigan Farm Markets

    Just because it’s fall doesn’t mean that local produce has disappeared from the Northern Michigan food scene! Below find five farmers markets throughout Northern Michigan that offer […]

  • edittunnel of trees Harbor Springs Cycling Classic in the Tunnel of Trees

    Enjoy a Northern Michigan Bike ride along M119 and the Tunnel of Trees on Saturday September 13, 2014 during the Harbor Springs Cycling Classic. Each of the 20 […]

  • Willowbrook Mill Video: Willowbrook Mill in Northport

    Located in beautiful Northport in the heart of Leelanau County, the Willowbrook Mill offers a perfect venue for a Northern Michigan wedding. Guests have the opportunity to […]

  • Family Design 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour: Family Design

    The ninth stop on the 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour is located in Traverse City at 2098 Snowflake Trail. Overlooking Long Lake, this family designed […]

  • jim and Judy First Annual Farm Tour at Sweeter Song Farm in Cedar

    Oryana Natural Foods Market in Traverse City is holding their first annual Farm Tour Saturday September 13th from 1-5 pm at Sweeter Song Farm in Cedar. The […]

  • edited south beach 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour: South Beach Style

    The eighth stop on the 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour is located in Leland at 5415 E. Sugarbush Lane. Deemed “South Beach Style,” tour goers […]

  • edited__Leelanau_4 Leelanau County in Ten Pictures

    Leelanau County is a beautiful place with diverse towns, landscapes, and scenery. See below to get a taste of Leelanau County. Click the arrows in the upper-right […]

  • Skis Early Bird Deals for Northern Michigan Skiing

    As autumn approaches in Northern Michigan now is the time to get deals on ski passes for winter. We’ve compiled a list of some Northern Michigan Ski […]

  • craftsman house NHC '14 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour: Enlightened Craftsman

    The sixth stop on the 2014 Northern Home and Cottage Home Tour is located in Suttons Bay at 5701 S Elm Ridge Drive. This home, dubbed the […]

  • stompede Leelanau Peninsula’s 2014 Annual Harvest Stompede

    Leelanau Peninsula‘s annual Harvest Stompede is set to take place on the weekend of September 6th and 7th. Just a short drive from Traverse City, this event is […]

  • The Lyle Gun being loaded on the shore near the Sleeping Bear Point Maritime Museum. Photo by John Newland. Video: Sleeping Bear Dunes Lyle Gun Demonstration

    The Northern Michigan beaches along the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore offer a quiet refuge perfect for a Northern Michigan vacation….usually. Every day during the summer months […]

  • SouthManitou10 36 Hours on South Manitou Island

    South Manitou Island is a gorgeous asset of the Sleeping Bear Dunes Lakeshore and proves the perfect getaway for this family. With vacation time brief and adventure […]

  • Cycling Outdoors Northern Michigan Biking Trails

    According to this world traveler and cyclist, Northern Michigan bikers have some of the best cycling routes in the world. This story was originally published in the August […]

  • Piping on a friend's dock on Torch Lake. Torch Lake Troubadour: The Bagpiper at the End of the Dock

    Every summer for the last two decades, Andy Michaud, director of bands at Chatfield High School in Littleton, Colorado, has taken a Northern Michigan vacation at his […]

  • Shady Lane Cellars' new patio and bar. Photo courtesy of Shady Lane Cellars. Q&A with Adam Satchwell from Northern Michigan Winery, Shady Lane Cellars

    Located in Suttons Bay on the Leelanau Peninsula, Shady Lane Cellars was one of the early producers of Northern Michigan wine. With award-winning wines and a new outdoor […]

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes Quilt Wins Grand Rapids ArtPrize Ann Loveless’ Sleeping Bear Dunes Quilt Exhibit in Traverse City

    Traverse City’s Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College will present the art exhibition “Ann Loveless: Art Quilts” from August 31st to October 5th, 2014. Most recently, Loveless […]