The Meandering Michigan Shiawassee Trail

Southeast Michigan Map 1830s

This another series of converging Native American trails in Michigan that roughly ran parallel to the famous Saginaw trail. An 1825 map of Michigan clearly details this minor trail. Starting near Detroit west of Fort Shelby and the Côté des Pays, ( County Side) road. The trail stops at stop at Kechewondaugoning and Shigemasking

Set Up Your Own Home Wind Turbine

Home Wind Turbine

There is a high potential that Michigan and the Upper Thumb region will start seeing more users of home wind turbines in use for farms, homes, and cottages. Advances in technology have made this potential more affordable. Even “Big Box” home improvement stores have wind generation products for sale for home use.

10 Dog-Friendly Camping Spots in Michigan That Will Amaze You

Dog at Lake at Sunset

The state of Michigan is a perfect destination for dogs and their owner’s thanks to its hundreds of pet-friendly camping sites, park cabins, lodges, and hotels. Michigan’s Natural Resources Department opened up their parks to pet owners when they allowed more than two pets to stay in the state park cabins back in 2017