North & South Manitou Islands

How to Get to the Islands, What to Bring, What to See

The Manitou Passage, History, Legends, Shipwrecks

Backcountry Camping on North Manitou

North Manitou Lush Wilderness & Secret Beaches

A Family-Friendly 36-Hours on South Manitou Island

A Week With Piping Plovers on North Manitou

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Sleeping Bear Dunes Articles

Your Ultimate Sleeping Bear Dunes Guide from Head to Toe

Thinking that Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore begins and ends at the Dune Climb? Think again. That 284-foot-high mountain of sand is a...

Look Inside Our 2023 Northern Michigan Vacation Guide

Our 2023 Vacation Guide is here! From can't-miss adventures to outdoor dining and insider travel tips, here's a sneak peek inside. Start planning...

A Solo Self-Care Glen Arbor Getaway at The Homestead

PAID CONTENT A Lake Michigan resort and spa sets the scene for recharging and nurturing yourself with real rest and connection with nature.My...

You Have to See These 11 Epic Photos from Michigan Sky Media

Tyler Leipprandt, the Traverse City–based content creator and certified drone pilot behind Michigan Sky Media photography, is known for hanging out...

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....

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...