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  • RS53492_boynecity-3-lpr Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Boyne City, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Boyne City, Michigan, are a memorable part of a Northern Michigan vacation. Here’s a quick look at the Caribbean-like waters and […]

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain, Marquette Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Marquette, Michigan

    The top quality beaches, water and snow sports to be found in Marquette, Michigan, make this vacation destination one of the Midwest’s premier attractions for families and […]

  • RS53411_ellsworth-lakeellsworth-lpr Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Bellaire, Michigan

    Situated in the middle of the Chain of Lakes, the beaches, water and snow sports in Bellaire, Michigan, make a fabulous Northern Michigan vacation. Beach Located on […]

  • boyne highlands petoskey michigan Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Petoskey, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Petoskey, Michigan, attract visitors from all over the world. Looking for a Northern Michigan vacation that includes fabulous shopping, upscale […]

  • RS52617_DSC_0039-lpr Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Elk Rapids, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Elk Rapids, Michigan, turn a Northern Michigan vacation into an adventure. Whether it’s body surfing the old sluice on the […]

  • RS53394_DSC_9926-lpr Shopping in Elk Rapids, Michigan

    If you can pull yourself away from all of the beach and water fun that this town offers, shopping in Elk Rapids, Michigan, is well worth the […]

  • RS51537_DSC_0399-lpr Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Empire, Michigan

    Set in the middle of the magnificent Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, the beaches, water and snow sports in Empire, Michigan, make for a legendary Northern Michigan […]

  • RS23730_tcnightlife-230-lpr (1) Shopping in Frankfort, Michigan

    Throw on your flip-flops and a beach cover-up and hit the downtown. Shopping in Frankfort, Michigan, is a part of this beach town experience that you won’t […]

  • RS23122_Bay View Houses-20-lpr Bay View, Petoskey, Michigan

    You can’t miss Bay View, Petoskey, Michigan—the enclave of charming Victorian-era cottages that are a major attraction along US 31 south of Petoskey. More than pretty faces, […]

  • harborsprings Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Harbor Springs, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Harbor Springs, Michigan, are world famous. Boating, skiing or just lounging on a beautiful beach that is just a short […]

  • West Shore (227 of 399) Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Frankfort, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Frankfort, Michigan,  turn a Northern Michigan vacation into an outdoors adventure. Boating, paddling and fishing are all easily accessible here. Here’s how to access that sparkling water and those […]

  • Manistee Beach Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Manistee, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Manistee, Michigan, turn a Northern Michigan vacation into an outdoor vacation. Spread a towel on a beach, fish, ski, boat—Lake […]

  • RS52997_DSC_0196-lpr Traverse City Beaches and Boating

    The beaches and water of Traverse City, Michigan, turn a Northern Michigan vacation into an outdoors adventure. Boating, paddling and fishing are all easily accessible here. Whether […]

  • RS51100_DSC_0186-lpr Shopping in Northport, Michigan

    Shopping in Northport, Michigan, feels a bit like you’ve been dropped into one of those storybook-darling ceramic villages. There are the winding streets lined with a wonderful […]

  • shopping, Suttons Bay, Michigan Shopping in Suttons Bay, Michigan

    Shopping in Suttons Bay, Michigan, means browsing your way down St. Joseph’s St. with one eye on Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay and the other on the […]

  • Manistee Shopping Shopping in Manistee, Michigan

    Shopping in Manistee, Michigan, is an intriguing mix of the old and the new. The buildings on River St. that once made up the heart of this […]

  • Beaches, Charlevoix, Michigan Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Charlevoix, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports  in Charlevoix, Michigan, are a prime attraction of a Northern Michigan vacation here. Beaches on Lake Michigan Lake Michigan Beach With […]

  • RS31122_100629_EmmetCounty_0184-lpr Shopping in Harbor Springs, Michigan

    Shopping in Harbor Springs, Michigan, is a postcard-pretty experience. The four-block downtown is set between Little Traverse Bay and Victorian cottage mansions that line the bluff overlooking […]

  • RS23346_Bryant Park-13-lpr Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Cadillac, Michigan

    The beaches, water and snow sports in Cadillac, Michigan, make Cadillac a four-season vacation destination. Beaches William Mitchell State Park, located on both Lakes Mitchell and Cadillac. […]

  • Alden, Michigan Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in Alden, Michigan

      The Beaches, Water and Snow Sports in and around the resort town of  Alden, Michigan, make for a memorable Northern Michigan vacation. The crystalline waters of […]