Great Lakes Ice Coverage Winter 2022

March typically signals the downslope of ice cover on the Great Lakes. As the ice begins to melt the DNR has ordered the removal of all ice shanties from the waters of Michigan’s lower peninsula by March 15th. Shanties must be removed from the UP by March 31st. The daily use of ice shanties is … Read more

Things To Do In Michigan – 2 Hour Hike or Cross Country Ski To Turnip Rock in Winter

Turnip Rock Winter

A couple takes a photo adventure of cross-country ski hike from Port Austin harbor to Turnip Rock at Pointe Aux Barques.

Taking a five-mile round trip winter trek to the formation is the only way to see Turnip Rock in the winter.