Let’s hear a cheer for the rain.
Not only will the spring rains wash away winter’s accumulation of dirt and debris, but also with some warmer temperatures followed by more sunshine, we will soon see the season’s first morel mushrooms.
Whether you are a first-time hunter or a veteran, it’s t...
Okay, so the jury might still be out on the question of waffles versus pancakes (waffles), but regardless of where you fall on this question, there is no disputing that pure Michigan maple syrup makes all your breakfast treats taste better.
With the warming days of spring at hand, the sap is...
Hello, there fellow Michiganders! How well do you know your state? Let's test your knowledge with some Michigan trivia questions! The answers are below but don't cheat! We hope you find this quiz fun, and we'd love to hear how you do. Leave us a comment below!
Michigan Trivia Questions
1. What i...
It's that time of year when the snow is starting to melt and the weather is slowly starting to warm up, and spring is approaching. Here are some spring break staycation ideas if you're planning on staying close to home:
Be a tourist in your town: This one is fun and one of my favorites. Have...
If you live in Northern Michigan or vacation near Petoskey in the summer, you probably know a little about Petoskey's treasure in Lake Michigan, known as the Petoskey stone. Here are some fun facts about Petoskey stones that might pique your interest.
Fun Facts about Petoskey Stones:
Petoskey Stones are unique stones found on the shores of Lake Michigan. Visitors and Michiganders both equally find them fascinating. Here are 4 places to hunt for Petoskey Stones from a local that might help you out on your search.
Often locals know where to find the most or the best Petosk...
The snow finally came to Michigan! Now that we have some white stuff covering the ground the Ski resorts are open and buzzing with activity, the kids are out sledding on their favorite hills, and snowmobilers are hitting the trails.
Now that winter finally showed up, children have a renewed hope of ...
Sometimes a walk around town is all we need to have a little fun with our families. This Petoskey, Michigan scavenger hunt is just the thing to get you outside with your family, enjoying each other, and enjoying our small town.
Each picture you see below with a number is a picture of the out...
Boyne City, in the fall or summer, is one of our favorite local cities to visit. It's a great place to visit for some great fall colors, beautiful views of the lake, and some delicious local restaurants.
Avalanche Mountain Preserve: Avalanche Mountain is over 300 acres of woods for outdoor l...
There are plenty of bike rentals in Petoskey and there's a great reason why! Petoskey has miles of paved bike paths with great views, it's a must when visiting the area.
Latitude 45: Close to Petoskey's waterfront, this bike shop offers great bike rentals. This year, you will need reservatio...