Best Winter Hikes in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Outdoor enthusiasts understand that just because the weather grows colder and the daylight hours get shorter, adventures don’t stop. There are plenty of reasons to wait for winter weather to arrive and explore Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. For one, the summer and fall visitors have packed up and…

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Ski Mount Bohemia — the Best Ski Resort in North America

Think you can’t go extreme skiing in Michigan? You can! Mount Bohemia Adventure Resort at the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has the longest runs with the highest vertical and deepest powder in the Midwest. This is the ultimate adrenaline rush for expert backcountry and…

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Where to find Santa in the Upper Peninsula

Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa and Mrs. Claus love spending time before Christmas Eve in the Upper Peninsula. It’s so much easier to hear whispered wishes from believers when there’s no honking, bumper-to-bumper traffic and crowded stores. Your family will enjoy seeing our favorite North Pole visitors in a…

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Christmas light displays and holiday parades in the U.P.

As the holiday season approaches, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula transforms into a winter wonderland brimming with festive lights and holly jolly celebrations. Ditch the hustle and bustle of your everyday life and embrace our laid-back charm as you witness dazzling Christmas parades and explore…

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6 Kid Friendly Winter Escapes

Imagine how difficult it must be for your children to contain all of their youthful energy while being stuck inside the house this winter. In the Upper Peninsula, our kids don’t stop having fun outdoors this time of year. Instead, it ramps up because winter transforms the U.P.’s landscape into a…

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10 Places to Snowshoe in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

Snowshoeing is one of the most relaxing ways to explore Michigan’s Upper Peninsula in the winter. It is a great form of low-impact aerobic exercise and perfect for young children to retirees. One of the best things about snowshoeing is the freedom that it affords you. You do not need a trail or…

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Book a Fun Winter Getaway in the Upper Peninsula

Now’s the time to go outside and play in the snow! Goodbye couch! So long winter blues. Book a room now and head to one of America’s best-ever winter playgrounds — Michigan’s Upper Peninsula! You can easily pack several days with thrilling adventures, heartwarming gatherings, rollicking festivals…

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9 Must-Visit Winter Waterfalls in Michigan's U.P.

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is home to over 300 waterfalls and it becomes the ultimate winter wonderland November through March. These roaring waterways become massive, silent ice sculptures in the wintertime that you have to see to believe. There’s something so serene about the natural beauty of a…

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