Northern Michigan Spring Articles
Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ludington State Park
Ludington State Park is comprised of nearly 5,300 acres of scenic sand dunes, ponds, marshlands and forests. Situated between Hamlin Lake and Lake...
Immerse Yourself in Nature at these 4 Northern Michigan Retreats
May’s vibrant colors are popping, and they’re calling to us—get outside and explore! Here are four Northern Michigan weekend trips with Airbnb...
Experience the Best Mission Point Resort has to Offer this Summer
Mission Point Resort is offering fun-filled travel packages for weekday and weekend day trips to the car-free, Lake Huron isle. Learn more about...
10 Must-Do Insider Tips for Petoskey & Mackinac Straits
Explore 10 of our favorite ways to get up close and personal with this region of colorful history and bold natural beauty. From the Straits of...
This Rhubarb Gimlet Will Be Your New Favorite Spring Cocktail
Your favorite centuries-old Gimlet is getting a makeover, just in time for spring. Replace the traditional lime with homemade rhubarb cordial, just...
Restaurants with New Digs Across Northern Michigan this Spring
These exciting and innovative restaurants are expanding to new locations across Northern Michigan. Learn more about them and don't forget to stop by...
Seasonally-Inspired Ramp Gibson is the Perfect Taste of Spring
Featuring pickled ramps as the star of this drink, there's no wonder we refer to it as a forager's martini. Keep reading to learn how to make this...
Foraging and Exploring Spring
Morels: How to Find, Clean, Store
Where To Find Spring Wildflowers
Get Ready For Outdoor Dining Up North
An M119 Tunnel of Trees Spring Road Trip
Hit the Woods! Harvest, Clean and Store Wild Leeks
Drive The Breezeway for Blossoms & Stops
Upcoming Northern Michigan Events
18jun(jun 18)10:00 am04sep(sep 4)5:00 pmBeneath the Moon and Under the Sun: Landscape Paintings by Heidi A. Marshall(june 18) 10:00 am - (september 4) 5:00 pm Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey, 461 E Mitchell St, Petoskey, MI 49770
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Northern Michigan Outdoor Articles
Open-Water Swimming in Northern Michigan is Epic & Beautiful
Open water swimming in Lake Michigan, Northern Michigan lakes and bays, is stunning, transformative and challenging. Dedicated open water swimmer...
Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 7 Golf Courses
Northern Michigan’s rolling hills and scenic overlooks make it a unique place for a spectacular game of golf. What are you waiting for? Throw your...
TC Resident Explores 77 Michigan Campgrounds in 6 Months
A woman and her dog are spending five to six months on the road, visiting each of the state’s 77 rustic state forest campgrounds, and gathering...
How Waterfront Homeowners Can Assess & Reduce Lake Pollution
A survey created by Michigan Shoreland Stewards is helping waterfront homeowners in Northern Michigan assess how their property is contributing to...
ELEV8 to Open First Indoor Climbing Gym in Traverse City
Kevin Vlach and Nick Olson have set out to bring the first-ever indoor climbing gym to Traverse City. Learn more about their journey and the work...
Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Northern Michigan Hiking Trails
Northern Michigan’s incredible scenic landscapes and miles of marked trails have long made it a hiker’s paradise, whether you’re climbing sand dunes...
Explore South Manitou Island in 1 Day From Leland’s Fishtown
On the hunt for a unique and lush day hike? Head to South Manitou Island, part of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, by catching the ferry from...
Sleep in Tiny Houses, Safari Tents & More at Michigan State Parks
From tiny houses and safari tents to geodesic domes, there are a growing number of unique lodging options at Michigan State Parks.It used to be that...
Voyage to Petoskey, Harbor Springs & Bay Harbor by Ferry
The Little Traverse Bay Ferry connects Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Bay Harbor with passenger ferry services from May through September. Learn what...
Fishing Report for July 14: Luck at Inlets Across Regions
Summer trolling is picking up and anglers have had success at 100 to 200-foot river mouths. Waterways are experiencing an uptick in leisure boaters...
Get Closer to Nature with Plant It Wild’s Summer Programming
Plant It Wild has released its upcoming schedule for summer 2021. Learn more about each Northern Michigan event and how to save your spot by...
How to Stay & Play in Northern Michigan’s Leelanau State Park
North of Northport, perched at the tip of the Leelanau Peninsula, and surrounded by the expanse of Lake Michigan, this approximately 1,350-acre park...
The Story Behind the UP’s New Elise M. Kummer Nature Preserve
Motivated by a childhood passion for preserving Michigan’s incredible natural landscape, Walter Kummer purchased a nearly 600-acre plot of land in...
4 Northern Michigan Rock Hunting Spots (With Food After!)
Rock hunting in Northern Michigan is some of the best in the world. Learn the top spots to find four incredible stones along with some tips on how...
Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 7 Fishing Charters
Michigan's magical waters have long been fishing destinations for first-time anglers and experienced fishermen alike. For vacationers that want to...
Lake Michigan & Crystal River Adventures at The Homestead
PAID CONTENT From stand-up paddleboarding to snorkeling for fossils, the waters that surround The Homestead in Glen Arbor are waiting to be explored...
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Northern Michigan Magazines
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Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine
For more than four decades, Traverse has been capturing the beauty, people, outdoor recreation, local food and drink, events, entrepreneurial spirt and sense of community found in Northern Michigan...from Ludington to Traverse City, Petoskey to Mackinac Island and on to the Upper Peninsula. Handpicked, curated content, gorgeously presented and delivered to your door. Don't miss another month. with-this beautiful magazine delivered to your door, included with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. Subscribe now!
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For the Way You Live Up North
Life is lived a bit differently at our Northern Michigan homes. We hang on screen porches and bring in sand between our toes. We entertain friends and family and put in bunk beds for grandkids. Mud season is real. And views of every kind are maximized. Find your Northern Michigan home ideas with this beautiful magazine, delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.
Northern Michigan Vacation Guide
Over 100 pages of fun throughout Northern Michigan. Food, beer, wine, events, shopping, lodging and all-day outdoor fun including Traverse City, Mackinac Island, Grand Traverse County, Emmet County, Leelanau County, Benzie County and Charlevoix County. Delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.
Living Better after 55 in Northern Michigan
Life in Northern Michigan after 55 is truly inspired and we love sharing all the ways you can dive in. Find ways to get outside for health and fitness, ways to volunteer, navigate the health system, find community and so much more. Delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.
Northern Michigan has an incredibly vibrant nonprofit community and GIVE offers us all a chance to give back to a region that gives so much to each of us. Read about Northern Michigan nonprofits that are making a difference, and then volunteer or donate! Delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.
On the Town at the Traverse City Film Festival
This guide to the Traverse City Film Festival is the one to tuck under your arm to enjoy the festival and everything in between your movie choices. Find fun insider tips, where to grab a quick lunch and much more. Delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.
Estate & Financial Planning
Your Northern Michigan Guide to a Secure Financial Future
Whether you're a millennial just starting out or retiring to your dream spot in Northern Michigan, this region's experts have excellent advice for how to ensure your financial future so you get to live your best life Up North! Delivered to your door for free with your Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine subscription. You can also read this magazine digitally just by clicking below.