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Calling all dogs: Bring your owners to the Bays de Noc!

Leaving your best friend behind at the kennel or in an empty house when you go on vacation is hard. Sometimes, you just wish you could take them along, too.

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Explore this time capsule of limestone cliffs, millennium-old trees and iron smelting history

Tucked into Snail Shell Harbor on the east coast of Big Bay de Noc, visitors will find the entrance to Fayette Historic State Park. It doubles as a time machine.

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300+ reasons to bird-watch in Delta County

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Wet your lines in the U.P.’s Walleye Capital starting May 15

Start reeling in the big ones! May 15 is opening day for walleye fishing season, and there’s no better place for anglers to spend it than one of the best walleye fishing destinations — the Little and Big Bays de Noc.

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This is our story … as ancient as our limestone bluffs

There is a story by the Bays de Noc as old as the limestone bluffs, as steadfast as our cedars and as enduring as our first Ojibwa families who called their village Escanaba.

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The Top 10 Trout Fishing Destinations in Michigan

If you are looking for the best trout fishing destinations in Michigan, you have come to the right place.

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How to be a Yooper for the Day in the Escanaba Area

Welcome to the Upper Peninsula! You’ve made it over the bridge, and now you’re in Yooper territory. If you’re not from Michigan, you might be wondering, “what is a yooper?”

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Staying Warm with Active Winters

Scott Lawrence talks about the many ways to enjoy the winter weather in the Upper Peninsula.

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The Ultimate Yooper Holiday Gift Guide

Find the perfect holiday gift from artisan shops in the Escanaba area.

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Sweden by the Bite

Learn about the Swedish Pantry, one of the more eclectic restaurants in the downtown Escanaba.

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Mi Playground Review of Fayette Historic State Park

Join Digital Creator and Michigan Travel enthusiast, Andy as he makes a stop at Fayette Historic State Park in the fall!

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The Story behind the 150-year-old church in Escanaba

Learn the story behind the unique architecture and history of this 150-year-old church located in Escanaba.

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Guest Post: 5 Reasons Why You Need a Beach Vacation in Escanaba, MI

In Escanaba, Michigan’s many beaches, you get to do all that and more! Still not convinced? In this article, we list down 5 reasons why you need a beach vacation in this little known yet wonderful city.

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The History of an Iron Smelting Town

In the little historic townsite of Fayette tucked along Snail Shell Harbor, there are some nineteen structures that stand. They are what is left behind of time when the cost of a suit was $17, profitable employment was rare, and many children sacrificed their education to help out at home.

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Locals Pick: The Best Parks in Bays de Noc

A local's top pick of parks in the Bay de Noc area.

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Your summer guide to making golf more fun

This summer, Visit Escanaba and watch the best golf live!

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Guide to Your Ideal Beach

Here is a guide to finding your next sandy spot by the waves. From hidden beaches to ones featuring a lighthouse, the Bays’ de Noc has it all.

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Experience Life Outdoors In Escanaba, Michigan

How To Pack Lightly For Your Hiking Adventures

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Fall Color is Here! Come See it!

Learn what fun fall things there are to do in the Escanaba area.

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5 Things to Buy in Escanaba, Michigan

We’ve scoured the city and found these five must-have items that we recommend picking up during your visit to Escanaba.

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12 ways to make your holidays merrier

Here are 12 ways to get you in the holiday spirit in the Bays de Noc area.

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Disc Golf: Crashing chains on the Bay

One of the newer additions to the outdoor sports scene, disc golf, is soaring in the Upper Peninsula

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Escanaba is a must stop for any and all boaters on Lake Michigan

Whether you are looking to plan a month long tour of Lake Michigan or just a quick weekend getaway, Escanaba is the perfect destination.

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A Road Trip Worth the Memories in Escanaba, Michigan

Hear what a guest writer has to say about destinations on a road trip to Escanaba, MI.

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