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  • conservancy pic Leelanau Conservancy Presents 5 Fall Color Tours

    This weekend enjoy a Northern Michigan fall color tour in Leelanau County. The Leelanau Conservancy has created five fall color tour routes that will take visitors past […]

  • 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 […]

  • star-party Night Sky Events at Sleeping Bear Dunes

    During the month of October, visitors can enjoy three special night sky events at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Join Park Rangers and the Grand Traverse Astronomical […]

  • 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 […]

  • Old Mission Color Tour

    This fall color tour article was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. It’s the perfect companion for your Old Mission color […]

  • FullSizeRender Cruise Ship in Traverse City Tours Northern Michigan Fall Colors

    Willkommen. Grand Traverse Bay looked like a scene out of the Love Boat on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Plantours’ 400-guest ms Hamburg cruise ship moored in West […]

  • edited apple walnut Apple Harvest Dinner at Black Star Farms

    The Apple Harvest Dinner is taking place on Wednesday October 8, 2014 at Black Star Farms in Suttons Bay. Black Star Farms Executive Chef Jonathan Dayton and […]

  • 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 […]

  • edited-ken Leelanau Peninsula Photographed By Ken Scott

    The Leelanau Conservancy through the Lens of Ken Scott is now on exhibit in Traverse City at the Dennos Museum Center. The exhibit will be on display […]

  • 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 […]

  • Tandem Cider Northern Michigan Cider With Dan Young

    Located in Leelanau County in Suttons Bay, Tandem Ciders has been a big player in putting Northern Michigan Cider on the map. MyNorth’s Eliza Foster chatted with […]

  • Dunes Fall Color Photo Excursion in Sleeping Bear Dunes

    Fall in Northern Michigan is one of the most beautiful times of year. Explore the colorful splendor of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore through a camera lens […]

  • 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. […]

  • TART pic Leelanau Harvest Tour 2014

    On Sunday September 21, 2014 the Cherry Capital Cycling Club is hosting the 31st annual Leelanau Harvest Tour, a bicycle road ride through scenic Leelanau County. More […]

  • staff photographer Northern Michigan Honeycrisp Apples

    The Honeycrisp apple was born in Minnesota, but two Northern Michigan growers proved that our region is the variety’s Eden. This piece was originally published in the […]

  • Jacob's Northern Michigan Fall Fun at Jacob’s Corn Maze

    As summer winds down and temperatures cool, vacations conclude and time on the beach or boating becomes increasingly unrealistic. Luckily, the autumn months offer a whole new […]

  • 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 […]

  • Leelanau Color Tour Leelanau County Color Tour

      From the Sleeping Bear Dunes coast to inland lakes, from rivers to countryside, and through the small towns of Northport, Suttons Bay, Leland, Glen Arbor and […]

  • 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 […]