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  • photos at sleeping bear dunes 7 Best Places to Take Photos at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is known worldwide for stunning beaches, spectacular trails and out of this world views. The iconic Northern Michigan attraction was even named “The Most […]

  • mackinac island vacation Planning Your Mackinac Island Vacation

    Mackinac Island is a favorite Northern Michigan vacation destination, with visitors traveling from all over the world to stay at the quaint isle. This automobile-free, history-laden haven […]

  • Biking on Mackinac Island Biking on Mackinac Island

    Biking on Mackinac Island is one of the island’s best attractions and an integral part of a Northern Michigan vacation. You can either bring your own bike over […]

  • Paddle Antrim Festival 2016 Registration Opens for Paddle Antrim Festival 2016

    In September, the non-profit organization Paddle Antrim hosts their annual event celebrating our amazing waterways of Northern Michigan. Held September 16 and 17, water lovers are invited to kayak […]

  • Matt Carissimi/Photography Intern M-119’s Tunnel of Trees

    Northern Michigan Attractions: Find the winding, breathtaking Tunnel of Trees (M-119) near Petoskey and the scenic route to Mackinac Island.

  • ironton ferry Charlevoix’s Ironton Ferry Turns 90

    Happy 90th birthday, Ironton Ferry! The short, sweet ride across the narrows of the South Arm of Lake Charlevoix has been a Northern Michigan tradition since 1876 […]

  • mackinac island forts Mackinac Island Forts

    Mackinac Island is home to two historic forts: Fort Mackinac and Fort Holmes. A visit to these extraordinarily well-preserved sites is about as close to a marching […]

  • grand traverse bay coal dock Renaming Former Grand Traverse Bay Coal Dock Open to Public

    On June 7, Rotary Camps & Services of Traverse City will open the former Traverse City Light & Power coal dock in Greilickville to the public for the […]

  • mackinaw city attractions Mackinaw City Attractions

    Set on the Straits of Mackinac, Mackinaw City has plenty of beautiful beaches and a first-class view of the Mackinac Bridge. The lakeside city also has lots […]

  • Grand Hotel The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island

    The Grand Hotel is an epicenter of Mackinac Island, and a visit to the storied attraction should be on the checklist of every visitor to Mackinac Island—even […]

  • Mackinac Island Top 10 Island TripAdvisor Names Mackinac Island Top 10 Island in U.S.

    TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website, just announced what we already knew: Mackinac Island is one of the Top 10 islands in the United States. With its sweeping Great […]

  • Artists from Interlochen “Artists from Interlochen” Music Recitals at Kirkbride Hall

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Interlochen Center for the Arts) INTERLOCHEN/TRAVERSE CITY: In celebration of a new partnership with Kirkbride Hall at the Village at […]

  • Michigan Beer & Brat Festival Michigan Beer & Brat Festival at Crystal Mountain

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Crystal Mountain) THOMPSONVILLE: One of Northern Michigan’s favorite Memorial Day Weekend traditions enters its second decade on Saturday, May 28 as […]

  • Glen Lake Restaurant Week Participating Restaurants for Glen Lake Restaurant Week 2016

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce) GLEN ARBOR: Glen Lake Restaurant Week offers an array of dining options “from French fries […]

  • Northern Michigan event Get Your Northern Michigan Event Tickets via MyNorthTickets

    You know that silent supercalifragilistic anticipation-filled moment right before the red curtain goes up? When was the last time you felt it? Thanks to MyNorthTickets, you can […]

  • Petoskey winter activities Petoskey Winter Activities and Snow Sports

    Petoskey is Michigan’s snow sports mecca. Surrounded by three of the best ski resorts in Northern Michigan and home to a free winter sports park, this town embraces the […]

  • Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Great Lakes Equestrian Festival 2016 in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Great Lakes Equestrian Festival) TRAVERSE CITY: The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival returns this July to the beautiful Flintfields Equestrian Center […]

  • Northern Michigan vacation 10 Ways to Wing a Northern Michigan Vacation in April

    Spring makes you want to soar, right? So make your April Up North getaway about the sky. Find 10 visit-worthy Northern Michigan vacation enticements here, originally published in the April 2016 […]

  • Petoskey Petoskey Attractions

    In 2013, Petoskey, Michigan was rated by the Smithsonian Magazine as one of America’s Best Small Towns, which isn’t surprising to visitors or residents. With breathtaking natural […]

  • wineries in Traverse City Wineries in Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula

    Taking a day to savor the wines and the gorgeous landscapes of Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula is a delightful Northern Michigan vacation attraction (designated driver […]