Backpacking Isle Royale

Backpacking Isle Royale

Pooping in the woods, Covid, and must-see spots: A Q&A with Keweenaw local Lynn Makela on the adventures of backpacking Isle Royale with her mom.

The Ultimate Road Trip Around Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula on Lake Superior is chock-full of adventures that make it perfect for a road trip When you’re planning your trip to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, commonly known as the U.P., keep in mind that it’s a long drive from anywhere so you’ll want to give yourself as long as possible to relax and […]

Mountain Biking in the Keweenaw Peninsula

Copper Harbor trail system in the Keweenaw Peninsula

Copper Harbor—and all around the Keweenaw—should be at the top of your list of mountain biking destinations The Keweenaw’s many mountain biking trail systems have gained regional and even national notoriety over the recent years, and we’re thrilled to share with visitors what local mountain bike enthusiasts have been raving about for decades. Mountain biking […]

Paddling the Upper Peninsula

Sea Kayakers explore the waterways of Lake Superior in the Keweenaw Peninsula

Lake Superior and the inland lakes and waterways of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula make it a world-class destination for kayakers

The Keweenaw Is for Nature Lovers

Lynn and Jason Makela on the coast of Lake Superior

Whether you’re into backpacking off the grid or strolling along the beach in front of your lakefront cabin, there is something for everyone on the Upper Peninsula.