Archive | October, 2012
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#49 – See Kitch-iti-kipi, The Big Spring

Kitch-iti-kipi: The Big Spring of the North Kitch-iti-kipi (aka “Big Spring”) in Palms Book State Park is unlike any other attraction in the Upper Peninsula. Just eleven miles north of U.S. 2 outside of Manistique, MI this 300 foot long by 40 foot deep natural spring has been a local claim to fame for more […]

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#48 – Get Lost at Getzloff’s Corn Maze

Getzloff’s Corn Maze: The Basics Corn Maze’s, pumpkin patches and hay rides are all part of fall in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, and Getzloff’s Corn Maze (http://www.getzloffcornmaze.com/) near Escanaba, MI has all that and more. If you’re looking for a fun place to spend a few hours with family or friends while soaking up the best […]

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Keweenaw Fall Color frokm Brockit Photo Oct 07, 5 07 09 PM

U.P. Fall Color Update for the Week of 10-7-12

Upper Peninsula Fall Color is Going, Going…. (almost gone) Yes, it’s true that we’re past “peak color” in most of the Upper Peninsula. (Mackinac Island is just starting to peak, though!) However, there are a couple very cool aspects to the tail end of fall color. 1. Colorful leaves blanket the ground of the forests, […]

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Lake of the Clouds

U.P. Fall Color Update for the Week of 9-30-12

We’re at Peak (almost) Everywhere! Wow, that was quick! As always, it seems to go from “Not quite there yet” to “Whoa, where did all the color go?” Just one week ago the Upper Peninsula was still showing quite a bit of green, with areas of the Keweenaw and Tahquamenon Falls closing in on peak […]

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Seventh Anual UPToberfest!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 24, 2012 Contact: Josh Marenger (906) 420-0779 secretary@baydenocbrewers.org SEVENTH ANNUAL UPTOBERFEST OCTOBER 13TH IN ESCANABA Upper Michigan’s premiere fall craft beer and wine event is coming to Escanaba’s lakefront on Saturday, October 13th. The seventh annual UPtoberfest is scheduled for 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. (ET) along First Avenue North in downtown […]

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