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The best golf courses in the Upper Peninsula: Central region

Play 26 courses in the Central U.P. alone! Whether you are giving golf a try this year, like a pro’s challenge of a long sand shot from a fairway bunker or fall at a skill level in between, the Upper Peninsula is a fun place to play. Here in the Central U.P. you and your golfing companions can…

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Free things to do while vacationing in the Upper Peninsula

Are you weighing whether you can afford to take a vacation this year? Don’t give up enjoying some time away. Come to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. We specialize in relaxation that doesn’t empty your wallet. You can put together the most carefree vacation ever with these FREE THINGS TO DO IN THE U.P…

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Best places for stargazing in Michigan’s U.P.

Night owls, sightseers, late-night drivers and adventure seekers alike are called to discover the night. Believe us, you early birds and indoor enthusiasts will want to step out of your comfort zone and into Michigan’s Upper Peninsula for this, too! The U.P. has a unique advantage when it comes to…

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Celebrate the first day of spring Central U.P. style

The frigid, frozen elements of Winter are dissipating into the ground and air, and your senses are buzzing with excitement as the earth awakens. The gentle pulse of the earth hums under your feet, pushing its way up into your body in a whisper, as if saying: “Go…Seek…Explore.” The first day of…

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Spring break ideas to do with family and friends in the U.P.

Forget about going to the swampy and salty southern states this spring. Throw your swimsuits in your luggage and bring your family or friends to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to play Marco Polo in our hotel pools. We’ve got so many fun spring break ideas — you will have reasons left over to return this…

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Visit these Eastern U.P. winter-friendly destinations

You’ve heard the stories. Yes, Michigan's Upper Peninsula does indeed get a whole lot of snow between December and March. However, we happen to have some of the best snow plowing crews in the world. This means your scenic stops are still possible during wintertime. So, hop in that car of yours, and…

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Late night drive ideas in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

While we love to share the highlights of everything you can do under an Upper Peninsula sun in any season, we would be remiss to skip over all the exploring you can do when the sun goes down. Particularly, our Great Lakes calmly sending waves to the shoreline under a starry-filled sky. Many visitors…

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How to Plan Your Summer Vacation in the U.P.

Summer may seem far off, but now is the best time to plan your vacation in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Making lodging or campground reservations for the summer dates you want is more important than ever. That’s because people across America are discovering how beautiful and full of adventure this…

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6 Valentine's Day Date Ideas in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

With only a few weeks left until the day dedicated to lovers, you may be scrambling for a unique idea unlike years before. If that’s the case, look no further! We have a peninsula full of romantic opportunities and unique adventures waiting for you and yours. Plan your Valentine’s Day dates with…

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Plan a Trip Around These Winter Events in Michigan's U.P.

While things often slow down in the winter, much of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula activity ramps up! Snow season means snowmobiling, skiing, ice climbing, sled dog racing, pond hockey and a ton of other niche activities. In addition, you can still visit some of our indoor experiences and enjoy the…

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