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  • GT Commons The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

    The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, a 63-acred wooded campus dotted with elegant Victorian Italianate buildings, is a vibrant part of Traverse City’s food, shopping and lifestyle […]

  • TC Beaches Traverse City Beaches

    Traverse City beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world and when you’re visiting you won’t want to miss out on some fun in the […]

  • TC Boating Traverse City Boating

    In the hottest summer days, enjoy a summertime treat on one of the many bodies of water around Traverse City. Check out some of the best places […]

  • vacation contest MyNorth Vacation Contest — Meet the Winners

    Every year, Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine & MyNorth give away spectacular vacation packages to people who love exploring Northern Michigan, and now it’s that anticipated time of year […]

  • edited small town Small Town Festivals Around Northern Michigan

    Celebrate winter in Northern Michigan and enjoy a variety of winter festivals from Petoskey to Houghton Lake! The list below gives a round up of some of […]

  • thanksgiving dinner Northern Michigan Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner 2014

    Gobble up these bountiful Thanksgiving spreads without the prep or stress. We’ve rounded up a few Northern Michigan restaurants that are offering turkey feasts and more this November […]

  • Traverse City As Outdoor Art Gallery

    Paul Welch has overseen Traverse City’s cultural life pretty much since its inception. Now he is envisioning Traverse City as an outdoor art gallery. The art scene […]

  • Northport Northport On the Rebound

    This feature was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine… A tiny burg at the end of a peninsula makes a miraculous […]

  • staff photographer Northern Michigan Pumpkin Carver Ed Moody

    This article was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Learn all about the man behind the carved pumpkins, Ed Moody. It […]

  • staff photographer Guide to the Bell’s Beer Iceman Cometh Challenge

    The Bell’s Beer Iceman Cometh Challenge is an annual 30 mile mountain biking race from Kalkaska to Traverse City. This year’s 25th annual event takes place on […]

  • edited microbrew Video: Traverse City Microbrew & Music Festival 2014

    Looking back on summer with nostalgia now that it’s officially fall in Northern Michigan? Check out this video that captures some of the fun that occurred at […]

  • Fountain Point, Lake Leelanau Northern Michigan Fall Color Tours

    One of the most iconic parts about a Northern Michigan autumn is the beauty and abundance of fall color. The list below includes some of the best […]

  • edited nails Fall Beauty Essentials at Venus in Traverse City

    Now that it’s officially autumn in Northern Michigan, there is no better time to stock up on some trendy fall beauty items. See below for some recommendations […]

  • staff photographer Sojourn Lakeside Resort in Gaylord

    This article about the Sojourn Lakeside Resort in Gaylord was originally published in the September 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. In September’s glow, gather with […]

  • Marquette Michigan Map Out an Artful Weekend in Northern Michigan

    Headed to Northern Michigan for a weekend? From Ludington to Marquette accent your Up North getaway with a bit of art and entertainment this month. Here’s how. […]

  • 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 […]

  • Goldson edited Harry Goldson Performs in Leland on September 11

    Take a short drive from Traverse City and spend a few relaxing hours tomorrow evening listening to the smooth sounds of jazz in beautiful Leland. The Harry […]