Recent and Featured Vacation Articles

  • hemingway birthday celebration Hemingway Birthday Celebration at Stafford’s Perry Hotel

    Hemingway fans will celebrate the beloved Northern Michigan author’s birthday at Stafford’s Perry Hotel in Petoskey during the second annual Ernest Hemingway Birthday Celebration Thursday, July 21. […]

  • sleeping bear dunes ranger Free Sleeping Bear Dunes Ranger Programs

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore)      EMPIRE: Join in the adventures at summer programs at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. These […]

  • Northern Michigan Island Ferry Red Hot Best 2016 Northern Michigan Island Ferry

    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. […]

  • M22 The M22 Team’s Must-Do Northern Michigan Experiences

    Matt and Keegan Myers over at M22 know how to explore the Northern Michigan outdoors. Take it from a couple of our favorite adventurers: these experiences found […]

  • Manistee lighthouse Lake Michigan Manistee Lighthouse Restoration Continues

    Visiting Manistee this summer? Be sure to stop by the Manistee Lighthouse and see the ongoing renovations at the historic site. Most noticeably, the fresh coat of white paint. The new […]

  • Weekly Calendar of Events MyNorth Weekly Calendar of Events: July 15-21

    The MyNorth Weekly Calendar of upcoming Northern Michigan events highlights some of the amazing things going on across the North. Hand-picked by MyNorth Media’s Calendar Editor, Libby Stallman, there […]

  • Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Announces Concert Series

    MyNorth News Service (Press release provided by the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival) TRAVERSE CITY– The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival is off to a spectacular start. The first […]

  • Brys Secret Garden at Brys Estate Enchants Visitors

    A winding dirt road passes through a cluster of trees revealing a lavender-lined lane and a valley surrounded by woods and grape vines. This magical spot is […]

  • St. Ignace shopping St. Ignace Shopping

    St. Ignace in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is a picture-perfect Northern Michigan vacation spot. What many visitors don’t realize is St. Ignace holds a small wealth of shops […]

  • St. Ignace Attractions St. Ignace Attractions

    St. Ignace is a hub of olden Michigan history. Any Northern Michigan vacation in the Upper Peninsula would be incomplete without some stops at the city’s various historic landmarks […]

  • st. ignace outdoor activities St. Ignace Outdoor Activities

    Between the Fort De Buade Museum, the Museum of Ojibwa Culture, and its countless other indoor attractions, St. Ignace serves as a bastion of Northern Michigan history. And outdoors, […]

  • Northern Michigan swimming Red Hot Best 2016 Northern Michigan Swimming Spots for Kids

    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. […]

  • Michigan state parks 9 Michigan State Parks on a Great Lake Shore

    As we celebrate 100 years of National Parks in 2016, we also give a well-deserved nod to our state parks (and 236 state forest campgrounds!). Here, we […]

  • northern michigan outdoor concerts Summertime Northern Michigan Outdoor Concerts

    In retrospect, the summer season doesn’t last long. Northern Michigan residents know this and seek to take full advantage of the fleeting, sun-filled days by exploring as […]

  • Bay View Happy 130th Anniversary Bay View!

    Thousands of tourists make the short drive from Petoskey every year to take in the collection of restored Victorian cottages at Bay View. The seasonal resort community […]

  • Northern Michigan scenic road Red Hot Best 2016 Northern Michigan Scenic Road

    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. […]

  • northern michigan charter boat Red Hot Best 2016 Northern Michigan Charter Boat Captain

    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 […]

  • Lake Superior Lake Superior: A Northern Michigan Treasure

    Lake Superior is the largest of Michigan’s Great Lakes and sits atop the beautiful Upper Peninsula. It’s a big deal for Michigan’s fishing, tourist, and commercial water industries, […]

  • Charlevoix Attractions Charlevoix Attractions

    Set against rolling Northern Michigan waters on two sides, Charlevoix is a stunning destination. Endless beaches and parks allow for a relaxed day outdoors. For an exciting afternoon Up […]

  • Cherry Republic Cherry Republic Summer Tours in Traverse City & Glen Arbor

    Cherry Republic is a treasure of the Northern Michigan food industry. For decades, residents and tourists have marveled at the store’s mind-boggling selections of cherry products. From jams […]