Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Crystal River Outfitters Featured in “Travel Awaits”

Do you find yourself dreaming of warm, sunny days of summer?  You’re not alone.  The folks at Real Simple say that January is the best time to begin planning your summer vacation.  After all, there are so many things to consider: where to stay, where to eat, must-see destinations and activities.  Crystal River Outfitters is Read the full article…

The District’s First “Artist in Residence”

This summer marked Crystal River Outfitters Recreational District’s (CRORD) first “Artist in Residence”.  Stephanie Schlatter, a landscape painter that lives between Leelanau and Grand Rapids was thrilled with the opportunity.  “I love to paint plein air, which means outside, on location”, shared Schlatter.  “It’s the driving force of my work.” Teaming up with Crystal River Read the full article…

The Cyclery

Biking for Health

We love our four seasons in Northern Michigan.  But, it’s no secret that the winters can be long, spring can occur in a blink of an eye, summers are glorious, and fall is a delight.  Even when weather is a bit less than desirable, biking is a great option to get out, get physical, and Read the full article…