Good Morning America votes Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore most beautiful place in America

Good Morning America produced evidence that proved to the world what most people in northern Michigan already knew – Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is the most beautiful place in America! The ABC morning news program conducted a poll on their website asking people to vote for one of ten places nominated for the honorContinue reading “Good Morning America votes Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore most beautiful place in America”

Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive Under Evaluation

Every year at the Lake Michigan Overlook #9 on the Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, visitors are lured off the boardwalk. Despite posted warnings, people descend the 450 foot high rock and sand bluff. the sight of others doing so may give the impression that this is a safe activity. It is not safe. rangers routinelyContinue reading “Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive Under Evaluation”

Camping at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Camping is as American as apple pie—oops, I mean cherry pie. It’s part of our pioneer heritage. Not too many generations back, we were all outdoor folks, hunters in the forest, shepherds on the hillsides, herders on the plains, farmer tilling the soil, fishing folk and sailors at sea. For many of us, being outdoorsContinue reading “Camping at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore”