Stories tagged: "nature"


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5 Migrating Birds Passing Through Michigan in Fall 2021

From ducks to hummingbirds, migration season is a great time to observe nature. 

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Orphan Polar and Grizzly Cub Friendship at a Michigan Zoo Will Melt Your Heart

Meet Laerke and Jebbie, the polar and grizzly cubs who are forming an unlikely friendship in Michigan.

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Here Are 9 Adventures to Get the Best Views of Pure Michigan

From exploring tree tops to rowing, horse-drawn buggies, to touring on a pirate ship—these are our favorite ways to explore Michigan in 2021.

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18 Things You Didn’t Know About Michigan’s National Parks

Haunted woods, shipwreck graveyards, prehistoric lava and the world’s most important wolf puppies—Michigan’s national parks have more history than you might have known.

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IN PHOTOS: Celebrate a Fully Vaccinated Summer at These Michigan Destinations You Might Not Know

These photos will reignite your sense of adventure after a long year of coronavirus quarantines.

Morning sun burst on a trail in the fall woods in Roscommon State Forest Michigan. (Shutterstock)
Michigan Trails Week Challenge Invites Residents to Hike, Bike, and Paddle for Prizes

Mitten State rivers, landscapes and sand dunes, oh my! Get your nature fix with this handy guide.

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State Parks Now Open for Midweek Campers, Remote Workers as Michigan DNR Unveils New Booking Tool

Michigan is making it easier to find a campsite, even last-minute, during the pandemic with a new web-based system.