If you’re looking for fall activities for your northern Michigan vacation, here are 10 ideas that are sure to please the whole family.
Zip Lining in Northern Michigan
Looking for adventure in northern Michigan? Zip lining is an exhilarating way to experience the area’s beauty, with several locations to choose from.
Michigan: Best State in America
Michigan, rated as the Best State in America, has the longest fresh water coastline, coming in second for longest coastline to Alaska. The Great Lakes, known to some as the sweet water seas, is at the top of user-friendly bodies of water.
Lake Michigan: The Country’s Longest Fresh Water Coastline
The coastal towns of Leland, Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Charlevoix are just a few stops you can make on the 1,100-mile Lake Michigan Circle Tour. Here are our go-to spots in northern Michigan for fully embracing the pure waters of Lake Michigan
Fishing in Michigan – Some best kept secrets to making the most of your fishing trip!
Discover the best fishing and make the most of your fishing trip for all ages during your vacation in northern Michigan. From Boyne City to Cross Village, discover these go-to lakes, rivers, and recommended charters!
5 Ways to Experience Island Life on Mackinac Island
Right in our own background awaits a magical journey back in time. Slow down and unwind on Mackinac Island, located about 36 miles north of Harbor Springs. After a 16-30 minute cruise to the island, these are your five must-dos to experience island life on Mackinac to the fullest.
Try This! Snow Kayaking
Still have some of your water sports equipment laying around? This winter, try something a little extreme!
Hidden Treasures of Northern Michigan: Skillagalee Island
There are many hidden treasures to find off the beaten path in northern Michigan. One of them is a small island named “Skillagalee”.
Top 10 Ways to Use a Bandana on Vacation
When you come to northern Michigan for your next vacation, here are ten ways to use a bandana that you might find handy!
The Petoskey Area. Where Fun Comes in Waves.
A nice video featuring some of the awesome reasons to come take a vacation in the Petoskey area of northern Michigan. Come have some fun in and on the waves of Lake Michigan and our beautiful inland lakes and waterways this summer!
What do people most like to do on vacations? The answer may surprise you.
We like vacations because they make us happy, but what do people most like to do on vacation? The answer may surprise you!
Top Six Hidden Advantages of Choosing a Vacation Rental
ore and more people are discovering the advantages of choosing a vacation rental for their next Northern Michigan getaway. The extra amenities not found in hotels can be a refreshing, luxurious and rewarding way to spend a well-earned vacation and...
Northern Michigan Fall Color Tours
Explore Northern Michigan by driving along one of our many breathtaking fall color tours.
15 Reasons to Love Summer in Northern Michigan
ummer is officially underway in Northern Michigan! To celebrate the season, Pure Michigan asked fans "What do you love most about summertime in Pure Michigan?" From outdoor events and festivals to long days at the beach and much more, summer means...
Wildwood Hills Pathway Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
Northern Michigan is a great location for a snowshoeing and cross country skiing getaway. Located about 15 minutes east of Petoskey, MI, Wildwood Hills Pathway is a hidden gem for outdoor recreation in Northern Michigan all year long. This 11 mile trail system travels...
What to Pack for a Northern Michigan Summer Vacation
orthern Michigan has an abundance of summer activities to enjoy. As you start to plan your next vacation to Michigan, consider some of our top suggestions for packing: 1. Lots of layers A typical Northern Michigan summer day is warm enough for...
Mackinac Island Day Trips
A popular day trip in Northern Michigan is a visit up to Mackinac Island. The island is family-friendly with activity levels ranging from lounging by the water's edge to horseback riding and tandem biking. Here are some of our suggestions for a fun-filled day on the...
Vacation Rentals in Birchwood Farms Golf and Country Club, Harbor Springs
Holiday Vacation Rentals offers the Best In Birchwood vacation rental homes and condos priced at all levels of affordability. As a renter at Birchwood Farms you have access to all the country club amenities. This includes 27 holes of golf overlooking Lake Michigan or...