Recent Northern Michigan Articles

A (Slightly Fudged) History of Mackinac Island Fudge

The origins of fudge are about as opaque as a block of the beloved treat, but the theories swirling about are pretty sweet. This article first...

You Can Rent Solar-Powered Boats in Northern Michigan

Imagine yourself on a sunny afternoon with five of your favorite people sipping bubbly on a silent, solar-powered boat that’s like a relaxing...

The Insider’s List: 10 Things to Do in the Charlevoix Area

Make the most of your Northern Michigan vacation in the charming Charlevoix region. From glamping on Beaver Island to antiquing in Elk Rapids, here...

Summer Day Trips: 10 Charming Small Towns on the Leelanau Peninsula

The eclectic towns of the Leelanau Peninsula are alive with shopping, restaurants, outdoor concerts and more—perfect for summer day trips. This...

From Forests to Lakeshores: 5 Scenic Bike Trails in Northern Michigan

From Lake Ann to Ludington, there are endless opportunities for pedaling through forested canopies and beside beachy panoramas. Here are five of our...

Photos of the Month: Surreal Northern Michigan Skyscapes

May was simply magical! From dancing ribbons of light to summery sunsets and mystic starry skies, these photos shared with us on Instagram this past...


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