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OUR TOP 4 PLACES TO RIDE IN THE KEWEENAW

Scott and his team from Smart Creative hit the trails with Chris and Sue, owners of Trailside Lodge, to take some photos for Visit Keweenaw. The photos are now being used throughout Visit Keweenaw's marketing materials to highlight the area’s trail network and attract riders to the Keweenaw. Scott’s…

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TOP 8 KEWEENAW BEACHES

Many people know that the Keweenaw Peninsula is legendary for the amount of lake-effect snow it receives each winter. Lesser known but equally impressive is that the same lake that dispenses buckets of snowfall is responsible for the Keweenaw Peninsula’s miles of pristine coastline. The meeting of…

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36 HOURS IN THE KEWEENAW: SUMMER EDITION

In the quest to plan the perfect summer vacation, it’s easy to lose sight of the most important part: relaxing. This is precisely what makes a Keweenaw summer weekend getaway so special. Soaked in sunshine, washed in a clean Lake Superior breeze, this tiny peninsula at the top of the world offers…

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A TASTE OF THE KEWEENAW: THIMBLEBERRIES

As summer reaches its midpoint, foragers and hikers exploring the Keweenaw Peninsula’s wilderness are sure to discover a unique, bright-red berry hidden along a quiet trail. Deliciously sweet with a hint of tartness, this berry is called a “thimbleberry” and is a favorite among local residents (both…

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HUSKY MEMORIES: MICH TECH ALUMNI REUNION BUCKET LIST

Trudging through epic morning snowstorms to make class and late-night study sessions aren’t the only experiences Husky grads share. In preparation for Michigan Technological University Alumni Reunion Weekend, we’ve created a guide to waltz down memory lane. STROLL THROUGH MTU’S CAMPUS These summer…

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EXPLORE THE KEWEENAW LIKE CHEF GORDON RAMSAY

In National Geographic’s: Uncharted “Michigan’s Yooper Cuisine”, we witnessed famous chef Gordon Ramsay explore the Keweenaw Peninsula as he pursued Upper Peninsula culinary ingredients. Inspired by Ramsay’s quest to become a true yooper, here are our recommendations on visiting the Keweenaw like a…

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YOUR SUMMERTIME GUIDE TO ENJOYING DREAMLAND AND BEYOND

LIKE A DREAM In 1913, a Canadian immigrant named Norbert Sarazin put down roots in Bootjack, Michigan. In this remote Keweenaw gem, Norbert built a resort that catered to loggers too weary to travel home. Originally named Dreamland Hotel, the Dreamland Restaurant & Bar has lived up to its name as an…

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YOUR GUIDE TO THE BEST MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS IN THE KEWEENAW

While many exceptional mountain bike trails are congregated in the western United States, some of the best trails may be closer to home than you think. Michigan mountain biking trails are rapidly gaining popularity, specifically the trails in the Keweenaw. Those who make the trip north quickly find…

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