Archive | January, 2012
michigan ice festival 2012 - upper peninsula

#34 – Go Ice Climbing at the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Pictured Rocks Ice Climbing Did you know that some of the best ice climbing in the world is right here in the Upper Peninsula? That’s right, I said ice climbing.  Cool, eh? Last year when I discovered the Michigan Ice Festival and found out that we have awesome ice climbing along the Pictured Rocks National […]

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#34 – Go Ice Climbing at the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Ice Climbing at Pictured Rocks Did you know that some of the best ice climbing in the world is right here in the Upper Peninsula? That’s right, I said ice climbing.  Cool, eh? Last year when I discovered the Michigan Ice Fest and found out that we have awesome ice climbing along the Pictured Rocks […]

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canyon falls

#33 – A Short Hike to Canyon Falls

Some of the best things to do in the Upper Peninsula are those subtle little surprises you never knew existed. Take Canyon Falls, for instance. Now let me just say that Canyon Falls is no secret. It’s in the waterfall books and it’s on my favorite waterfall website. But if you aren’t specifically seeking out […]

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the michigan house cafe and brewery

#32 – Excellent Food and a Peek Into the Past at the Michigan House Cafe & Brewery

A step into the Michigan House Café & Brewery in Calumet is a step back in time. A gorgeous 19th century mural covers the ceiling above the bar, the bar itself looks as though it’s been there for over a century (and in fact, it has) and just about every other detail has kept its […]

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