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#71- Hear Your Echo at Echo Lake

I cannot believe I had not ever been to Echo Lake before this summer. I guess it took icebergs in Lake Superior in June to get me into a warm water lake! But Echo Lake is much more than just a warm area to swim. Set a couple miles off of County Road 550 on […]

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#68 – Nothing to do in Big Bay? (Check out Alder Falls!)

Disclaimer: I’ve had some bad luck at Alder Falls. But do not let that stop you from visiting it! I know it will not stop me from going a third, fourth, or fifth time. This trail is tricky to find. I passed by it probably twenty times before I finally found it the first time. […]

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#67 – Check out Warner Falls

As a passionate waterfall enthusiast, for some reason it took me almost two years to visit this waterfall. It is a little out of the way, but it’s a beautiful little sight to see if you have a couple minutes to spare! Sometimes ‘out of the way’ is the best way to go. Warner Falls […]

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#65 – Check out The Trenary Outhouse Classic

Every year on the last Saturday of February a fun little spectacle goes on in the tiny town of Trenary, Michigan. As the town of 551 people quadruples in size for one day, the outhouse jokes and drinks start rolling around 10am and only get worse (better?) as the day goes on. Inappropriate jokes are […]

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#63 – Ski or Snowboard Marquette Mountain

First time? Been a couple times? Been your whole life? Whatever your skill level, whether a skier or a snowboarder, whether you are five years old or 105 years old, Marquette Mountain welcomes you. Where all the cool kids go to learn new tricks (or fall a lot) Marquette Mountain Ski Hill is located just […]

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#62 – Snowshoe Presque Isle

Many of us have been to Presque Isle during the summer to visit our favorite cliff jumping spot at Black Rocks or to enjoy a warm sunset at Sunset Point. But did you know how amazing this place is during the winter months? Ice formations, beautiful scenery, and deer that will come right up to […]

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