Brian Walters

Chicago to Manistee Round Trip Airfare For Less Than $200?

You read that right. This winter, The Homestead and Fly Manistee are teaming up for an incredible round trip airfare offer that includes a SKI FREE! package at the resort once you get here. And to make the offer even better, consider this: Fly Manistee will also waive baggage- handling fees for skis…

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Bay View Trail Closure

A portion of the Lakeshore’s popular Bay View Hiking & Ski Trail has temporarily closed for upcoming construction on the next leg of the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail. Check out the map to see where construction crews will be working throughout the fall and winter months along with information on…

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Lakeshore Entrance Fees May Rise. Officials Seek Public Comment

Officials are asking for the public’s opinion on a proposal to increase entrance fees at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore beginning January 2016. The move is part of a push by the National Park Service to standard fees across the country. The deadline for comment is December 8th. Check out…

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Five Wild Winter Toys

November in Northern Michigan, and that means snow. Winter transforms the Sleeping Bear Dunes into a playground to be explored with fresh eyes. The trails, scenic views and popular destinations are still here and—if you have the right gear—can be explored by anyone looking for adventure and fun. From…

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