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  • ice caves Video: Northern Michigan Ice Caves Return in 2015 to Leelanau

    Last year individuals were wowed by the Ice Caves on the shores of Lake Michigan. For those who couldn’t witness the natural wonder in person, photographer Ken […]

  • Leelanau Adventures Northern Michigan Ice Caves Return for 2015 in Leelanau

    Last week an ice caves video emerged on Facebook news feeds around Northern Michigan and beyond. The 30 second video takes the viewer inside an ice cave […]

  • Women Gone Wilds Becoming an Outdoors Woman in Michigan

    A story of friendship making and quinzee building was originally published in the February 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Reluctantly lifting an eyelid to the […]

  • Lochenheath LochenHeath Golf Club Debuts on Golf Digest Prestigious “Best in State’ Rankings

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by LochenHeath)  TRAVERSE CITY: LochenHeath Golf Club, one of the premier golf experiences in northern Michigan, makes its debut on Golf […]

  • SLBD Iconic Outdoor Attraction: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

    Iconic outdoor attraction: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore The crown jewel of Leelanau County is undoubtedly Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, a 71,000-acre Great Lakes oasis with […]

  • Bear River Emmet County Outdoor Recreation

    Emmet County outdoor recreation includes The Headlands, Ski hills, Little Traverse Wheelway, Little Traverse Bay, Bear River Valley, Petoskey State Park and the Tunnel of Trees! The […]

  • Leelanau Leelanau County Profile

    According to one local legend, Leelanau County’s name derives from an Ojibwe-inspired word meaning “delight of life.” But despite this legend and its origins being a bit […]

  • PETOSKEY profile Emmet County Profile

    The Emmet County profile gives an overview of what life is like in this county and how you and your lifestyle can fit in. In a 1919 […]

  • february events February Events Around Northern Michigan

    Find this list of February events around Northern Michigan (from Mackinac Island to Cadillac!) in the February 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. There’s no month […]

  • Leelanau Outdoor Recreation Leelanau County Outdoor Recreation

    There are an abundance of Leelanau County outdoor recreation activities that include soaking up the sun on beaches, biking in the county, driving along M-22, enjoying Leelanau […]

  • log cabin Into the Wild: Northern Michigan Lodging

    From a rural location with modern amenities to a full on “in the middle of the wilderness” camping experience, an escape Up North is the best of […]

  • Bonobo Winery Behind the Interior Design of Bonobo Winery on Old Mission Peninsula

    Rustic elegance underscores Carter and Todd Oosterhouse’s new trendsetting winery Bonobo. Already a destination winery, Bonobo’s remarkable interior welcomes guests to revel in a space inspired by its sweeping views of Old Mission’s rolling […]

  • romance Romantic February Food Events

    This February plan two romantic weekends in a row! Enjoy wine samples, chocolate, food pairings and more on these romantic February food tours that celebrate love. Taste […]

  • ice and spice Bay Harbor Ice and Spice Festival

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release Provided by Bay Harbor) The Bay Harbor Ice and Spice Festival is January 16, 2015 at 4 pm to January 17 at […]

  • Ski-Guide-2 2015 Northern Michigan Ski Guide

    Skiing, snowboarding and beyond!
 Ski resorts continue to ramp up the
 off-slope amenities to satisfy the
 whole clan. Here’s a look at some 
sweet possibilities. The 2015 […]

  • Mark Carlson Winter Photo Tours at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    This February don’t miss the photographic wonder of winter at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula. Venture outdoors with like-minded nature photographers to […]

  • winter vacay Northern Michigan Winter Vacation Packages

    Looking for some incentives to head up north this winter? Besides tons of outdoor fun, we’ve compiled a few Northern Michigan winter vacation packages from local resorts […]

  • edited magic CherryT Ball Drop in Traverse City

    On December 31, 2014 don’t miss out on a fun Traverse City tradition while raising money for local nonprofits! The Traverse City New Year’s Eve CherryT Ball […]

  • snow tubing Where to go Snow Tubing in Northern Michigan

    For a state that loves tubing its prolific lakes in the summertime, it makes sense that Michigan-loving folks cruise the slopes in a similar fashion when the snow […]

  • RALLY RACING: Ken Block Testing Session Snowy Races in Northern Michigan for January

    Snowy Races for January was originally published in the January 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. These unusual January getaways lure you out of your comfort […]