Recent Leelanau County Articles

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...

Meet Northern Michigan’s Liaison, Beatriz Moreno

Beatriz Moreno is the bilingual migrant specialist with Suttons Bay Public Schools, a liaison with Northwest Education Services and a true North...

Meet the Protector of Northern Michigan, Kira Davis

Kira Davis is the Great Lakes Senior Program Manager, National Parks Conservation Association and a true north star. Learn more about her story plus...

17 Can’t-Miss Northern Michigan Events Happening This March

When March rolls around in Northern Michigan, we welcome end-of-season skiing, St. Patrick's Day celebrations, outdoor events and more across the...

4 of the Cheesiest Recipes We’ve Ever Made

These hands-down favorite recipes—prepared with bountiful amounts of creamy, melty Michigan-made cheese—check all the comfort boxes.  This is a web...


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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!