Recent Leelanau County Articles
Ashlyn’s Picks: 10 Events to Round Out Your Weekend
Kick off the first weekend of April with these 10 Northern Michigan events taking place from March 31 to April 2. Hosting an event? Let us know!...
21 Northern Michigan Events to Explore This April 2023
We’re celebrating spring in Northern Michigan with Easter brunches, comedy shows, Earth Day activities and stargazing in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula....
Iconic Leelanau: Visit Falling Waters Lodge in Historic Fishtown
| PAID CONTENT Take a look inside Fishtown's recently renovated Falling Waters...
E-Bike Guide: Where to Rent E-Bikes Across Northern Michigan
Looking to level up your biking game? With summer quickly approaching here are our favorite spots to rent e-bikes in Northern Michigan + related...
Ashlyn’s Picks: Dinners, Concerts & St. Patrick’s Day Events
Ready for a relaxing and fun-filled weekend? From St. Patrick's Day celebrations to concerts and exclusive dining experiences, check out these 8...
March Swoon List: What Our Editors Are Obsessed with This Month
Maple syrup season; Mackinac Island’s quiet, snowy season; musician Dominic Fortuna ... here’s what our editors at Traverse Northern Michigan are...
15 Family-Friendly Activities Across Northern Michigan
For a family day out or all-ages fun with the grandparents, we've rounded up 15 of our favorite family-friendly outings across Northern Michigan,...
Ashlyn’s Picks: March’s Best Concerts, Comedy Shows & Plays
With spring on the horizon, now is the perfect time to get out of the house and enjoy craft beverages, good company and live entertainment. Check...
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Up North Kids
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!