Ron Rademacher - Travel Writer, Author, Speaker, Story Teller, and a Guy,Who Holds The Record For Getting Lost On The Back Roads Of Michigan.

Around Michigan

 

UPPER PENINSULA

COPPER HARBOR – About as far north as you can go.
13th Annual Antique Snowmobile Run for Fun - includes a bonfire, social, antique sled
rides, live music, the Iron Man Run

NORTH

ALPENA FESTIVUS - Reel Ice Fishing Tournament
NO SHANTY’S OR WINDBREAKS ALLOWED – Not even allowed to pull a canvas
over your head. YES – You are allowed to bring your own beer, but no glass bottles.

CHARLEVOIX - Dogman Challenge – Fat Bike Race 2 hour winter endurance
challenge - Mt. McSauba Recreation Area

SOUTH

CHARLOTTE – Michigan Nordic Fire Festival – Be a Viking for the
weekend – family fun including a Viking ship burning, spear throwing
competitions, sword fighting demonstrations, fire dancers, children's events,
horn blowing, a reenactment camp and the MEAD HALL

EDUCATIONAL

BELLAIRE - Signs of River Otter
Grass River Natural Area – there is a healthy river otter population at Grass River but
not many people know what to look for to find signs of them. Come learn what signs to
look for when trying to spot signs of river otters.