Tags : winter camping

Winter in the UP: It’s for the dogs

MARQUETTE, MI – Winter in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is not for warm weather sissies. In the town of Marquette, hard on the shore of Lake Superior, nearly 149 inches of snow falls each winter. That works out to nearly 12 and-a-half feet of snow. Up here, from late October to mid April, snowmobiles are seemingly […]Read More

This year, I’m planning on winter camping

We're in early November now and while the ground is still bare, nighttime temps are regularly dropping to the upper 20's in my part of Michigan. The leaves are all off the trees and snow can happen any day now. Out on the interstates, I see a steady stream of motorhomes, travel trailers and fifth […]Read More