Outdoor Recreation

Feature Story Inventing the Outdoors was originally on exhibit at the Michigan History Center.

The man who opened the U.P. to the world

Feature Story Over 300 Michigan Ice Fest participants flock into Gallery Coffee Company in downtown Munising on Friday, Feb. 9, for a presentation on sustainable ice climbing practices.

U.P. outdoor events pivot because of warm winter

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Climbers descend on Munising for Michigan Ice Fest

Feature Story Snowboarders at Mont Ripley. Photo courtesy of Alyssa Dupuis

Michigan's oldest ski area plans improvements

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Menominee's Wind Rose North outfits outdoor enthusiasts

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Gladstone: A hub for outdoor innovation

Feature Story Pine Mountain has three ski lifts.

Pine Mountain expands, further connects to community

Feature Story The intuitive light system replaces outdated flags to show swim risk forecasting for swimmers, paddleboarders, and surfers. 

Rec-tech startups taking root in the U.P.

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Ishpeming campground pays homage to local history

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Big vision for a small village

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Three small towns to discover in the U.P.

Feature Story A stop along the 1,200-mile route.

The story of the Tour da Yoop, Eh

Feature Story canoes

An adventure hub rocks Norway (not the country)

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Making Lake Antoine Park accessible to everyone

Feature Story Northern Michigan University in Marquette.

NMU offers new online outdoor recreation degree