Weekend Guide to The Les Cheneaux Islands

Everyone traveling to the Upper Peninsula has heard of Marquette, Pictured Rocks, and Drummond Island. Those places are full of stunning scenery, tranquil moments, and family-friendly adventures. Still, there are an incredible amount of places in the Upper Peninsula that remain relatively…

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Nine pet-friendly waterfalls in the Upper Peninsula

Eastern U.P. | Central U.P. | Western U.P. | Pet-friendly places to stay Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, with its vast wilderness and dozens of uncrowded towns, is a vacation paradise for dogs to bring their owners. With hundreds of waterfalls between Drummond Island and Ironwood, going waterfalling is…

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7 Scenic Summer Motorcycle Routes to See the Wild and Beautiful U.P.

Drummond Island & Soo Locks | Tahquamenon Falls State Park | Whitefish Point | Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore | Lake Michigan Dunes | Western Waterfalls | Keweenaw Peninsula There’s no better destination in the Midwest to twist your throttle in the summer than Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (U.P.)…

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Bikers reflect on Project Adventrus one year later

A year ago, four bikers set out to better themselves and test their endurance. We should note they did it at a rate of about 100 miles a day for 16 days straight around the entire Upper Peninsula — completely relatable, right? The distance may not be, but challenging yourself is a story we can all…

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Easy summer hikes to seven beautiful Upper Peninsula waterfalls

Reach these U.P. waterfalls on foot in 15 minutes or less Eastern U.P. waterfalls | Central U.P. waterfalls | Western U.P. waterfalls When you are in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, you are never a far drive to 300+ waterfalls. While you can spend upwards of 45 minutes hiking to some from where you…

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Plan your vacation around these U.P. summer events

Summer is a beautiful time to visit Michigan’s Upper Peninsula! While you’re planning your trip around which popular destinations you want to visit, check out our unique, popular events and traditions, too. Enhance your visit with a rodeo, fragrant flowers, car shows, music festivals and much more…

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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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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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