August 2018 Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine

August Issue


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Up North

It’s a plein air party when Paint Grand Traverse takes to Up North orchards, lakes and hills; Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians’ Ziibimijwang Farm; the North’s best beach friendly beverages (hint, they all come in a can).

This Is MyNorth

Hang out with us online, in social and at MyNorthTickets.

August Events

Summer’s best, picked just for you.

Travel

Music, lighthouses, and good clean family fun.

Up in Michigan

The family that eats corn on the cob together...

Dining

Raid the North’s best deli cases for beach blanket eats.

Local Foodie

A fresh-as-can-be Buddha Bowl from the Daily Blend food truck.

Drinks

Big batch drinks for lazy August days.

Outdoors

Stay up late for the North’s free night sky show.

For Land And Water

The Narrows has a piece of our heart, forever.

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August 2018 Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine

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The July 2018 issue will ship after mid-June 2018

August 2018 Issue Includes:

River Retreat

There's more than one way to paddle the majestic (and mighty relaxing) Au Sable oasis.

The Unstoppable Ty Schmidt

Meet the visionary making TC a healthier, kinder, more bike-able place to grow up.

A-Frame Vacay

Yep, these retro cabins are now all the rage, but we love 'em for the chill vibe that Northerners have long cherished.

Plus  |  Filmgoer

It's a handy guide, it's a celebration, it's inside this issue! The official Traverse City Film Festival magazine is here.

PLUS NORTHERN HOME & COTTAGE! 

Your 2018 Petoskey area dream home tour awaits.


Departments

Up North

It’s a plein air party when Paint Grand Traverse takes to Up North orchards, lakes and hills; Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians’ Ziibimijwang Farm; the North’s best beach friendly beverages (hint, they all come in a can).

This Is MyNorth

Hang out with us online, in social and at MyNorthTickets.

August Events

Summer’s best, picked just for you.

Travel

Music, lighthouses, and good clean family fun.

Up in Michigan

The family that eats corn on the cob together...

Dining

Raid the North’s best deli cases for beach blanket eats.

Local Foodie

A fresh-as-can-be Buddha Bowl from the Daily Blend food truck.

Drinks

Big batch drinks for lazy August days.

Outdoors

Stay up late for the North’s free night sky show.

For Land And Water

The Narrows has a piece of our heart, forever.

On the Cover:

A true-blue paddler’s adventure at South Manitou Lighthous

PHOTO BY ERIK OLSEN

And of course, Deborah Wyatt Fellows's popular column 

Magic Channel

There is a small channel connecting North and South Lake Leelanau that is referred to as simply The Narrows. This ribbon of water winds through grass-filled areas that offer safe harbor to families of swans and into narrow river passages that flow past wide, wooden docks hosting young kids fishing for bluegill or boats tied up and waiting for the return of people who have walked up into the village of Lake Leelanau.

The Narrows, a portion of whose shoreline is forever protected by the Leelanau Conservancy and featured on the back page this month, is exquisitely beautiful any month of the year. I’m often hard pressed ....

... Read the rest of Deborah Wyatt Fellows's column to discover a great little place we call the Narrows .

For a collection of Deborah Wyatt Fellows's most popular and treasured columns, including "Slices of Heaven" and accompanied with Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine's gorgeous photography, order a copy of her book, Reflections of a Life Up North, by clicking here.


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