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Red Hot Best 2021: The Best of Benzie & Leelanau

You voted and the results are in! From the region's best beaches to Veterinarian Practices making a local impact, here are your 2021 Leelanau &...

9 Insider Tips for Things To Do in Benzie, Manistee & Cadillac

Spending some quality time in Benzie, Manistee or Cadillac this summer? Explore 9 of our favorite things to do in this beautiful region. From Cherry...

Paddle the Lower Platte River by Moonlight

Let the gaze of a full moon guide you on a nighttime paddle along Benzie County's Platte River.The sky transitions from the glowing orange of sunset...

13 Restaurants In Benzie County With Outdoor Dining

With some of Michigan’s most stunning hiking trails, beaches and outdoor activities, Benzie County is a hotspot for tourists looking to experience...


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Jim's Joint in Honor Near Beulah Has Cravable BBQ

A Must-Visit Icon: The Cherry Hut in Beulah

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Summer Camps for Kids

These Northern Michigan summer camps embrace a love of the outdoors and the arts.

Endless Summer Family Fun

There are endless opportunities for outdoor fun, so we’ve created this list of 10 healthy and affordable Northern Michigan summer activities to keep your family moving. 

Best Beaches For Kids

We asked our readers to share their favorite spots to take young children to cool off (bonus points for places with playgrounds, restrooms, and picnic tables). These are their picks for best Northern Michigan beaches for kids.

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Traverse City (even on rainy days!)

From exploring the Children's Museum to family-friendly wineries, Traverse City offers endless options for kids and families!

Best Biking For Kids

Sometimes difficult terrain or cars zipping by can make riding too difficult for kids. Read on for our picks of the best Northern Michigan bike trails for kids.

Make It a Day on Mackinac Island

Forts, fudge, biking the island and horse-drawn carriage rides. It's kid heaven...and parents love it, too!

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