Spring is coming! 5 tips for finding wildflowers on Mackinac


Finally! After a long winter, spring officially starts March 20. And not long after that things will start coming back to life on Mackinac Island. Yes, horses will return to Mackinac and the ferry boats will ramp up their daily service. Fort Mackinac will blast into another season of historical reenactments and the island’s unique…

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Mackinac Island Inside Out: 5 things you have to see in Michigan’s original national park


You may know that Mackinac Island is home to historic Fort Mackinac, the Colonial-era military base that the British, French and Americans fought over in the 18th and early 19th centuries. But did you know that as the political significance of Mackinac declined and the island evolved into a popular vacation destination, it became the…

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