Northern Michigan Beach Articles

5 Best Places to Watch a Petoskey Region Sunset this Summer

See you at sunset! From Petoskey to Mackinac Island, here are the choicest seats for watching the greatest show on earth. Don't miss these 5...

5 Stellar Places to Watch the Sunset in Grand Traverse County

Be here at sunset! From an Old Mission Peninsula overlook to Clinch Park in Traverse City, here are the 5 best spots to watch the sunset in Grand...

9 Sault Ste. Marie Adventures for a Long Weekend in Canada

PAID CONTENT For a few days away or a major vacay, our neighbor to the north welcomes adventurers of all stripes. Here are 9 can't-miss adventures...

Join the Watershed Council in Helping with Local Water Threats

Hear from Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council, based in Petoskey, on local water threats, how we can help and inspiring the next generation of...

Visit Maple Bay Natural Area Near Traverse City Year-Round

Home to forested trails and a secluded beach, Maple Bay Natural Area near Traverse City is a gem worth exploring year-round. Learn how to celebrate...

Join Sleeping Bear Surf & Kayak’s Bear the Elements Challenge

Located in Empire, Sleeping Bear Surf & Kayak is celebrating winter in Northern Michigan with a new challenge that requires you to head outdoors...

MyNorth Media’s Top 10 Instagram Photos of 2021

2021 was the year for Northern Michigan outdoor adventures! From some of Up North's most gorgeous summertime hikes to stunning winter views, MyNorth...

Leelanau by Kayak: 5 Favorite Lake Michigan, River & Lake Paddles

Some of the best Northern Michigan kayaking and paddling can be found in Leelanau County, including Lake Michigan along Sleeping Bear Dunes National...


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