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August / September 2023

The new issue is off the press and on its way with … Swimmin’ Women; a photo visit to our Water Trails; a special Bring It Home section for the home-minded; a new Ojibwe-style restaurant and so much more. Thanks to John McCormick for the cover image.

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In our June/July issue read about Finnish culture (even a Mustikkakeitto recipe, stories of lighthouse happenings old & new, plus festivals, voyageur canoeing and solo treks in Pictured Rocks. Read more

In our April/May issue see the UP images of Tim Trombley plus a trip along the Gunflint Trail, a shout-out to kids camps, moves to make the Apostles more accessible, eBike advice, container gardening ideas and plenty of locally made items showcased. Read more

Read about the boy who grew up to create the Casque Isles Hiking Trail in Ontario, about a teenager finding her path with a team of dogs, about spending time “camping” with a Michigan grandma … and the winners of our 28th Lake Superior Photo Contest. Read more

Wildlife spotting at Sax-Zim Bog, a photo ode to winter wonders, a rise in the Viking “Game of Throwns” and the tale of Marquette’s albino whitetails. What’s new at Marquette Mountain, an AirBn-BAWK! and book ops for good gifts kids and art lovers. Read more

With our special Bring It Home to the Lake section with Home Dreams, Affordable Housing, a Market Snapshot and a list from every shore of New to Discover things to do & see, celebrating Terrace Bay at 75, dropping in on Calumet Theatre and much more. Read more

With our special Bring It Home to the Lake section with Home Dreams, Affordable Housing, a Market Snapshot and a list from every shore of New to Discover things to do & see, celebrating Terrace Bay at 75, dropping in on Calumet Theatre and much more. Read more

All you want in a summer issue – good ships, outdoor art fairs, a photographic visit to the Upper Peninsula plus a visit to the historic – and remote – Silver Islet General Store in Ontario. Issue includes the official Festival of Sail program. Read more

A photo feature full of spring views, a look up and down Duluth's 60+ creeks, a Wisconsin northwoods home, native plant gardening and coming artwork at Madeline Island artwork at Madeline Island honoring historic chiefs and the island's namesake. Read more

This issue: Photo Contest Winners; Cruise Ships and Tall Ships; a special section on Delight in the Details for weddings, plus Cookies & Cocktails for your Valentine, 2 young wellness entrepreneurs plus Fat Biking, Mitt Stitching and More Winter Fun. Read more

Featured photographer Heidi Pinkerton helps you "Winter-Eyes" your view of the season, plus ideas for Gifting Experiences, book gifts for kids, advice on Embracing Winter from two (relative) newcomers' and more love the season, love the region tales. Read more

We announce our 2021 Achievement Award winner, stroll along the Ontario shore in autumn, meet 4 artists plus talk about homes, weddings and easy-peasy fish recipes. Oh, and introduce our newest items in our Lake Superior Collection for gift shopping! Read more

Our Full Circle with the Best of the Lake winners! Bring It Home to the Lake special section; a top photographer shows us all four shores; the Michigan Paranormal Convention in the Sault; a steelhead angler’s confessions; and the Trans Superior Race. Read more

Rolling off the presses is our June/July issue, packed with stories about kayaking Pictured Rocks, what you might see in a summer visit to Sax-Zim Bog, a short-sweet sampler of accessible trails, plus a profile of a young U.P. opera singer. Read more

The Care & Feeding of Our Museum Ships • A Photo View of Open Waters & Bold Blossoms • Maple Sugaring with the director of the Cedar Tree Institute • The upcoming book A View from Split Rock about nearly 4 decades of "keeping" that iconic light Read more

Photo contest winners, how our ports weathered the pandemic, a lucky photographer’s peek-a-boo bobcats, a wedding planner helps rediscover the joy, plus 5 great low-impact winter recreations to celebrate the outdoors. Read more

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Medicine bears teaching us about heart health, Ojibwe horses reared in our northern climes, a home with a cabin at its center and a beautiful photo feature embracing winter by Travis Novitsky. Plus a special round up of children's book options. Read more

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2020 Achievement Award Winner reveals; an autumn photo tour on various shores; a history of the Women of Gull Rock Lighthouse; Picture Perfect observations about Big Lake weddings from two seasoned photographers; Healthy Research in Thunder Bay. Read more

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2020 Best of the Lake winners revealed; a special fact-packed Bring It Home to the Lake section with remodeling to real estate; young mates following the Path to the Pilothouse, plus a photographer's homage to his hometown shores. Read more

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Thunder Bay at 50, a Keweenaw community rescues a rescue boat, "Viral" adaptations and a photo journey from Bob Jauch in Wisconsin (and cover). All these plus a mushroom Pan Roast recipe, an inland lake home and the storytelling of Catalyst in Duluth Read more

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Many Happy Returns of wild critters and their babies; way back view of the Apostle Islands and the National Lakeshore's 50th; introducing some young people passion to go deep - 80 ft. – into diving, plus a recipe, home project ideas & lots more. Read more

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