Michigan Ski Resorts Welcome The Season Amidst COVID-19

Michigan Ski Resorts Welcome The Season Amidst COVID-19   [Updated for the 2021/2022 Ski Season] To say it’s been a year (and a half) is an understatement for many. Amidst the continuation of the COVID-19 pandemic that impacts everyone globally, it was nice to have some normalcy last season and get out and enjoy...

Holiday Gift Guide for Your Favorite Ski Bum

Holiday Gift Guide for Your Favorite Ski Bum   It’s beginning to look a lot like Skibums-mas! If you missed the Black Friday/Cyber Monday craze and are still searching for the perfect gift for the skier in your life, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at our curated list of holiday gifts, updated for 2021,...

How to Try a SNO-GO Bike

How to Try a SNO-GO Bike Have you seen a suspicious, but insanely fun “bike” carving down the mountain face at Boyne Highlands this winter? Perhaps you’ve even seen this mysterious cross between a tricycle, a sled, and skis at other Michigan resorts or in other states. Well, we’re sad to say...

6 Ski-Themed Michigan Beers You Must Try

6 Ski-Themed Michigan Beers You Must Try   The Great Lakes State is home to around 357 craft breweries cranking out over 899,792 gallons of beer per year. If you’re looking to ring in the new year with a tasty beverage, then you must try one of these local brews, which will all surely remind you of the...

Superior – Backcountry Powder in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Superior – Backcountry Powder in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula It’s no secret that the Great Lakes region can get socked in with snow. Those cold winds come screaming in from Canada and the western region, blow over top of the massive hot tub that is Lake Superior and Lake Michigan and poof, magic happens. Now, truth be...

Tour De Yoop – Keweenaw Backcountry

Tour De Yoop – Keweenaw Backcountry Tour De Yoop Part-1 Tour De Yoop is a multi-part series of contributions from skiers and snowboarders in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and reflecting on their adventures during the 2018 season. Our first part takes contributor Collin Rehm and crew on a tour into...

Remembering Ivan Rinne

Remembering Ivan Rinne To say this is a post I’ve been struggling with piecing together for the past 2 weeks is an understatement. It’s weighed heavily on the back of my mind as I waited for the right opportunity to dedicate the time and attention it deserved. As a skier and a...

April Showers – Spring Powder Day in Michigan

April Showers – Spring Powder Day in Michigan Contributor Collin Rehm caught the spring storm that ripped through Michigan’s Upper Peninsula in April 2018. Follow Collin and crew as they get after the goods that dropped in a blower of a 3-day storm in April. Marquette Mountain was blown in!  April Showers?...

2018-2019 Michigan Ski Season Update

2018-2019 Michigan Ski Season Update Finally, it’s one of our favorite times of the year here in the midwest. The leaves have dropped along with the temps and we’ve got snow on our minds. It’s time to dust off that gear, stream your favorite ski flick and start planning for another great season. Last...

College Student’s Guide to Skiing on The Cheap in Michigan

College Student’s Guide to Skiing on The Cheap in Michigan Updated: March 12, 2021 Most people involved in the Michigan ski and snowboard scene can agree that getting out on the snow is one of the only things we look forward to during the winter season. With this being said, sometimes the financial side of the sport is the...