Northern Michigan Camping Articles

14 Amazing Northern Michigan Summer Camps for Kids

Help your kids abandon their screens and fall in love with Northern Michigan summers just like you did. These classic sleep-away summer camps will...

4 Pictured Rocks Vacation Ideas for a Long Weekend

Four trips to choose from, laid out in day-by-day plans for a long weekend in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, including deserted beaches, dune vistas and sandstone cliffs.

August Swoon List: What Our Editors Are Obsessed with This Month

Escargot at happy hour. A new campground near the Tunnel of Trees. The vast shoreline at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Here’s what our editors...

June Swoon List: What Our Editors Are Obsessed with This Month

From making lifelong memories while glamping in the Upper Peninsula to boating to Traverse City's favorite island, here's what our editors are...

Your 2023 Insider’s Guide to the Charming Charlevoix Region

Make the most of your vacation in the charming Charlevoix region. From glamping on Beaver Island to hitting the trails in Bellaire, here are our...

Lakes & Trails to Explore at Sand Lakes Quiet Area

Surround yourself with gorgeous Northern Michigan scenery while taking a peaceful hike just a short drive from Traverse City. From wildflower spring...

Light Up the Night with Solar-Powered Lanterns

These pretty solar-powered lanterns brighten both the dark nights of winter and countless lives around the world. Here's why this environmentally...

Easy Family-Friendly Camping in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Take one more family camping trip this summer in Michigan's Upper Peninsula—and leave the tent at home.This article first appeared in Traverse,...


Northern Michigan Campsites & Tips

Coastal Camping on Lake Michigan and Beyond

A Camping Trip With Kids + Kid-Friendly Campgrounds

10 Michigan State Park Campgrounds You Want to Visit

10 Best Northern Michigan Campsites

Sleeping Bear Dunes Campsites

Spring Camping: Gear, Tips, Trails

Northern Michigan Camping Adventures

Paddleboard Camping on the Au Sable

Backpacking the North Country Trail

Camping in the Lush Wilderness of North Manitou Island

Overlanding in the Upper Peninsula

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