Sports

Join us for a paddleboard ride - A Northern Michigan adventure, and workout wrapped into one. Paddleboarding or SUP has become the new thing in Northern Michigan over the past few years. There are many local stores that sell them, you can rent them, join clubs, and even have a tour guide. It's a...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports

The best ski resorts in Michigan are just a few miles from downtown Petoskey, and we wouldn't have it any other way. Northern Michigan has some of the best ski resorts, with skiing and snowboarding being only one of the many activities you can do. Do you want to take a swim in an outdoor pool? T...
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Categories:  Holiday Love, Petoskey, Sports, Travel

Petoskey's Winter Carnival is held every February at the Petoskey Winter Sports Park. A funfilled day with activities such as ice skating, bumpjumping, and a cardboard sledding competition. Photo Credit: Petoskey Parks and Rec. The Winter Carnival is a fun day for Northern Michigan. The day ...
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Categories:  Events, Michigan Love, Sports

Cherry blossoms and daffodils, even morel mushroom all announce the end of winter and the start of spring. This means baseball, a traditional past time for Americans. For more than a century and a half, dating to the 1830s, spring and summer have meant baseball, and this year is no differen...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports

Whether you are a scratch golfer or a weekend duffer, there are plenty of great courses in the Northern Michigan region to try to hone your game. In no particular order, here are a few of the most impressive courses within easy driving distance of any Up North starting point: Hidden River...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports

Earlier this week morning while we were having coffee, winter returned — several inches of beautiful, white, fluffy snow. The biggest flakes I’ve seen all season, they made me want to break out my snowshoes and enjoy the fresh powder. If you’re into hiking and exploring the outdoors, snows...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports

"Are you ready for some football?!" It's almost Super Bowl and I am willing to bet if you are a hard core football fan, you are probably more than ready for some football! My husband's favorite football team isn't doing so well this season and he isn't thrilled but I'm sure we will still tune into ...
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Categories:  Recipes, Sports

While there is trout fishing to do throughout the winter most fly fishers use the cold weather to prepare and ready themselves for the spring and summer seasons. On true way to prepare is tying new flies. Whether you are an expert or a novice, fly-tying is the perfect antidote for cold weat...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports

Northern Michigan is known for their winters but that doesn't mean you need to stay inside and hybernate. There are plenty of fun and adventurous ways to get out and enjoy Northern Michigan in the snow. One of the best ways to explore the area is atop a pair of cross-country skis.  Because of the...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Petoskey, Sports

One great feature of Northern Michigan in the winter is snowshoeing. Snowshoeing certainly scores high on the simple scale. It's an easy activity to enjoy alone, or with the entire family, this is one of the reasons we enjoy it so much.  We enjoy the tranquility and peace of being able to elude ...
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Categories:  Michigan Love, Sports