10 Undeniable Thoughts Everyone In Michigan Has When Going Up North

“Up North” means something different to every Michigander. For some, it’s all about long summers at lakeside cottages in the northern reaches of the Mitten. For others, “Up North” conjures images of the Upper Peninsula — waaay north — in all its splendor. No matter what going up north means to you, here are a few thoughts we’ve all had during our northward treks.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

So, tell us: what does “Up North” mean to you?