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  • mackinaw city beaches Mackinaw City Beaches and Parks

    Mackinaw City is home to a number of beautiful parks and beaches. Several of these are pocket parks dotted along the edge of the city, providing convenient access […]

  • shopping mackinaw city Shopping Mackinaw City

    A Northern Michigan vacation isn’t complete without a few hours spent lost in the area’s shops and boutiques. Shopping Mackinaw City is an opportunity to take advantage of a beautiful Michigan day […]

  • northern michigan u-pick flower Northern Michigan U-Pick Flower Farms

    The beauty of Northern Michigan is hardly one that can be bottled and kept on a shelf, but with these special farms, you can come close. Browse acres […]

  • dennos museum center The Dennos Museum Center 25th Anniversary Exhibitions

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release Provided by The Dennos Museum Center) The Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College will celebrate its 25th anniversary (official date July […]

  • grayling attractions Grayling Attractions

    You’ll find Grayling nestled in the crook of the AuSable River, deep in what the locals refer to as “River Time Zone”—a place where time has no meaning. Here, […]

  • forest dunes Reversible Golf Course The Loop at Forest Dunes Opens

    The highly-anticipated Northern Michigan golf course, The Loop at Forest Dunes, opens to the public June 27. The Loop is “the only one of its kind in […]

  • northern michigan women's clothing 3 New Northern Michigan Women’s Clothing Boutiques

    Chic shops like Haystacks and Eleven have made the Traverse City area a shopping destination. Flowing fabrics, adventurous accessories, and snazzy shoes blend modern and classic styles offering a mix of […]

  • stormcloud brewing Stormcloud Brewing Company Celebrates Third Birthday

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by West Michigan Tourist Association and Stormcloud Brewing) FRANKFORT: Beer cake, grilled beer-can chicken, and an outdoor beer garden with handcrafted Belgian-inspired […]

  • mission point lighthouse Be a Mission Point Lighthouse Keeper For a Week

    Each summer, volunteer lighthouse keepers spend a week taking care of the Mission Point Lighthouse on Old Mission Peninsula. Kathy Belden shares her love for the Northern […]

  • Bay Harbor boat Back-to-Back Bay Harbor Boat Shows in June

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Petoskey Area Visitors Bureau) PETOSKEY: The Northern Michigan community of Bay Harbor, on the shores of Little Traverse Bay, will […]

  • Northern Michigan Movie Theaters 5 Northern Michigan Movie Theaters in Small Towns

    There are several great Northern Michigan movie theaters located in small towns. Many of these locales are historic landmarks, still proudly running and showcasing the best in […]

  • northern michigan summer vacation 7 Absolute Musts For a Northern Michigan Summer Vacation

    More than 10,000 voters from across the state weighed in on 101 things they love about Northern Michigan. Their votes determined over 300 Red Hot Best winners. […]

  • 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 […]