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PresqueIsleLighthousestheBigLakeRogersCityMaritimeLoreFreshAirHubbardLakeVotedoneotheU.S.sMostBeautiulLakes1.ViewtheSanctuaryotheGreatLakesromthetallestandoldestaccessiblelight-housesontheGreatLakesNewPresqueIsleLighthouse4500EastGrandLakeRd.PresqueIsleClimbthetallestpubliclighthouseontheGreatLakesandexplorethevastgroundsthatincludeafullyrestored1905Keepershousegiftshopplaygroundpicnicareaandnaturetrails.OldPresqueIsleLighthouse5295EastGrandLakeRd.PresqueIsleOneofoldestsurvivinglighthousesontheGreatLakes.Climbthehand-hewnstonestepsforapanoramicviewofLakeHuronshorelineandPresqueIsleharbor.1.ExploreSailingMemoriesGreatLakesLoreMaritimeMuseum367North3rdStreetRogersCityThismaritimemuseumtellsthestoryofthegenerationsofmenandwomenwhoriskedlifeitselftosailandmaketheirlivingonthesewaters.2.GrabaBiteandPeruseThePaintedLady112S.ThirdStreetRogersCityEclecticgiftandcoeeshopcafepackedwithalargevarietygiftsjewelryarttoysandmuchmore.1.EnjoytheviewromthewaterThunderBayRiverCanoeKayakLivery13524HubbardLakeRoadHubbardLakeRentacanoekayakorinnertubetotraveldownthispeacefulshlledriverthatwindsthroughthewoodlandsanddisplaysnatureatitsnest.2.FuelupatthePresqueIsleHarborPortageRestaurant5529EastGrandLakeRd.PresqueIsleDineatthisfullservicerestaurantandloungewhileenjoyingabeautifulviewofPresqueIsleHarborandLakeHuron.3.GetOutdoorsOcqueocFallsM-68RogersCityThelargestfallsinMichigansLowerPeninsulahasfoursmallrapidsandapoolforsplashing.HikethroughthesixmileBicentennialPathwayenjoythepicnicareaorstayovernightattherusticOcqueocFallsStateForestCampground.OcqueocFallsiscompletelyhandicapaccessibleandmeetsADAstandards.2.FuelUpwithFrostyTreatsJakesIceCreamParlor5892N.HubbardLakeRoadHubbardLakeAcharmingfamilyorientedicecreamparlorthatisafavoriteforlocalsandvisitorsalike.3.GetyourexercisewhileexploringuniqueforaandaunaThompsonHarborStateParkOfUS23NorthinKrakowTwp.Hikethroughthisundeveloped5109acrestateparkwith7milesofpristineLakeHuronshorelineand6milesoftrails.DayTripItinerariesAlpenaisconsideredthehubofatranquilregion.ManyvisitorsuseAlpenaastheirbasecampandventureouttoenjoydaytripstotheoutreachesofNortheastMichigan.Herearesomefun-lledsuggestionstogetyoustartedOcqueocFallsFuncourtesyTrinaGray.MistymorningphotocourtesyTedFines.GreatBlueHeronphotocourtesyAngelaAddington.SanctuaryoftheGreatLakes4 Hillman-HistoryFishingOssineke-FamilyFunHarrisvilleHistoricJourney1.ALookatthePastBrushCreekMill121S.HillmanStreetHillmanAbeautifulmuseumonthebanksoftheThunderBayRiverthatfeaturesa22ft.stainlesssteelwaterwheel.Thissiteisbustlingwithactivitiesincludingavarietyofdisplayseventsclasseslivemusicandmuchmore.1.StartwithBreakfastConniesCaf1158523SouthOssinekeThisfamilyownedrestaurantspecializesinqualitybakedgoodsanduniquebreak-fastandlunchentres.Besurenottoleavewithoutasignaturecinnamonroll.1.AStepBackinTimeSturgeonPointLighthouse6071EastPointRoadHarrisvilleLocatedjust5milesnorthofHarrisvilleonLakeHuronthislighthousefeaturesa3.5orderFresnellensmadeinParisFrance.Taketheclimbtothetopanden-joythescenicviewandbesuretostrollthroughtherestoredkeepershouseMaritimeMuseum.OldBaileySchoolPointRoadHarrisvilleTakeastepbackintimewiththis1907oneroomschoolhouse.BuiltofNorwayPineforthechildrenoftheloggingcrewsmanyitemsarestilloriginaltotheschool.2.GrabSomeLunchJacquesFamilyRestaurant14962StateStreetHillmanStopandeatwiththelocalsatthisclassicfamilyrestaurantwithfriendlyserviceandafullmenu.2.StretchYourLegsShin-ga-baShoresPlaygroundOldOssinekeRoadOssinekeUniquechildrensplaygroundwithahugetotempoleandplaystructure.LocatedacrossfromDinosaurGardens.2.BondwithFriendsOverWineModernCraftWinery250US23SouthHarrisvilleProducingover25labelsthislocallyownedwineryusesauniquewinemak-ingprocessofmeldingmoderndaytechnologywitholdworldtechniques.3.ReelinaPrizeCatchJacksLandingFishingResort20836TennisRoadHillmanLocatedonFletcherPondalsocalledFletcherFloodwatersthisuniqueshinghabitatisananglersdream.Rentaboatandndallthegearyouneedattheresortbeforeheadingoutonthewater.3.WalkWiththeDinosaursDinosaurGardens11160US23SouthOssinekeExplorenaturetrailstodiscoverover26life-sizedinosaursnestledthroughoutthewoodland.Followupwithagameof18-holeputtputtgolfbrowsethesouvenirshopandstopforatreatatthesnackshop.GrandLakesunsetcourtesyDebKoeningKayakingthe500-acreAlpenaWildlifeSanctuaryonThunderBayRiver.ColtGraygetsreadyforasnorkeladventurecourtesyTrinaGray.ReillyAtkinsonbalancesondriftwoodalongthebeachatNegwegonStateParkcourtesyLeslieMale-Atkinson.www.alpenacvb.com5 ThankyouforallowingustobeapartofMichiganforover95years.AtChemicalBankwebelieveitisimportanttobeapartofthecommunitiesweserve.TolearnmoreaboutabankthatbelievesinthegreatstateofMichiganvisitoneofourconvenientlocationsorChemicalBankMI.com.COMMUNITYSPIRIT.MADEINMICHIGAN.CHEMICALBANKMI.COMAlpenaServices1185US23N989356-4049OssinekeServices11745US23S989471-2156LincolnServices177BarlowRd989736-8157HarrisvilleServices205N.StateSt989724-5655OscodaServices5671N.SkeelAve989739-2550CommunityHealthCenterofNorthernMi3439M119HarborSprings231348-9900ServiceOfferedFamilyPracticeInternalMedicinePediatricsObstetricsBehaviorHealthCounselingHealthEducationXRayDailySaturdaymorningWalk-InClinicSlidingFeeTele-MedicinePharmacyDentalWeareapatientCenteredMedicalHomeandaFederallyQualifedHealthCenterwww.alconahealthcenters.orgorVisitusonFacebookPh989-354-1700Fax989-354-1709www.alpena.mi.us208NorthFirstAvenueAlpenaMI49707RainyDayFuninAlpena1.FromNativeAmericanstoLumberBaronsBesserMuseumForNortheastMichigan491JohnsonStreetAlpenaThemuseumservesasacenterspecial-izinginarthistoryandscience.ItfeaturesNativeAmericandisplaysgeologyarec-reated1890sstreet19thcenturyhistoricbuildingsfromAlpenaslumberingdaysandaplanetarium.2.AmericasOnlyFreshwaterMarineSanctuaryThunderBayNationalMarineSanctuarysGreatLakesMaritimeHeritageCenter500W.FletcherSt.AlpenaThishands-oncenterinterpretsthestoryofmorethan200shipwrecksrestingonthebottomofLakeHuronjustothecoastofAlpenainanareaknownasShip-wreckAlley.ThunderBayNationalMarineSanctuaryisournationsonlyfreshwaterMarineSanctuaryandprotectsanation-allysignicantcollectionofshipwrecks.AvisittotheMaritimeHeritageCenterisyourchancetoexplorethewrecksandthelivesofthosewhosailedtheGreatLakes...withoutleavingdryland3.FuelupDowntownDowntownAlpenaAvarietyofquaintcafesdelisrestau-rantsicecreamAlpenasoldeststandingsaloonawineryandevenanEnglishPubawaityouinourcharmingDown-townforbreakfastlunchdinneroranythinginbetween.4.GetYourCreativeJuicesFlowingCobbyGoose104N.SecondAve.DowntownAlpenaPaintyourownpotteryandcreatetheperfectgiftorkeepsakeatthiscraftydowntownstudio.ArtIntheLoft109SecondAve.CenterBuildingDowntownAlpenaThisuniqueartgalleryshowcasesthetalentoflocalartisansandoersartclassesthroughouttheyear.5.TakeinashowThunderBayTheatre400N.SecondAve.DowntownAlpenaAlpenasyear-roundlivetheateroersshowsthroughouttheyearbyacastofprofessionalperformingartists.YogaonthebeachcourtesyJudyHart.SanctuaryoftheGreatLakes6 WingsOverAlpenaisanon-profitairshowheldeverytwoyears.WehopetoseeyouAugust23rd2014overthewaterontheAlpenashore.FoodMerchandiseVendorson-site.WingsOverAlpenAAirshOWAugust232014www.wingsoveralpena.comSeethisawesomeaircrafttheMig-15flyingovertheskiesofAlpenaSeeKevinCopelandandhisSuperDecathlonThisyearsshowisespeciallyimportantasitisourtributetotheveteransofVietnamagroupwhoneverreceivedawelcomehome.PleasehelpusshowsupportfortheseandallofourhonoredveteransHomeiswhereyoudigwasthesignoverthefightingbunkerofPrivateFirstClassEdwardPrivateFirstClassFallsandPrivateFirstClassMorganofthe1stBattalion7thRegimentduringOperationWorth1968.Vietnam...VisitourFacebookpageforcurrentinformationincludingSponsorshipandVIPtentinformation WebstersDictionarydenesartasSomethingthatiscreatedwithimaginationandskillandthatisbeautiulorexpressesim-portantideasandeelings.Itisalsotheworksandmethodsothesecreations.Deningwhyartisimportantandhowitaectsourdailyliveshoweverisalittlemorechallenging.ForTimKuehnleinartisabouttheeelingsthatcomeromexpressionandparticipation.Artisawayofinteractingwithpeopleandideasbeingtranslatedinotherformsheexplains.einterac-tiongivesyoueelingsoconnectionandulllment.Itenrichesyourlie.KuehleinsaystheimpressivearrayoartandculturalopportunitiesinAlpenaareadeningelementothecommunityssenseoplaceaddingvividhuestolocalcolor.KuehnleinInstructorofPoliticalScienceandHis-toryatAlpenaCommunityCollegesaysattimespeoplethinkoartinexclusionarytermsbuttheyshouldnt.Hesaysthatsometimeswhenpeoplethinkoarttheyimaginehoity-toityac-tivitieslikepeopledressedintheirnestattendingasym-phonyorashowataancygallery.Butartandculturecomeinmanyormsandcanbeenjoyedbyeveryone.Ourhistoryandournatureshapeusasindividualsandhowweexpressourselveshesaid.Someofusexpressourselvesintheperormingartsandothersexpressthemselvesinpaintingpotteryorpoetry.Eventhoseouswhodontexpressthemselvesthroughartcanbeappreciativeandpar-ticipate.Observingsomeoneelsesexpressionallowsustoexpressourselvesthroughthatparticipation.InAlpenathereareplentyoopportunitiestopartici-pateinartsandculturewithlivetheaternotonebuttwotheatersKuehnleinpointsoutmuseumsgalleriesconcertseventsandmore.YoucanbrowsethegalleryorndtheartistwithinyouataworkshopatArtintheLoformeetanartistandseetheirworkattheTunderBayArtsCouncilGallery.YoucanexperiencethemagicoalivetheatricalperormanceatTunderBayTeatreorexploretheBesserMuseumsneartcollectionincludingpaintingsprintspotteryandsculpture.Youcantakeasel-guidedtouroAlpenashistorichomesandbuildingsorenjoyaconcertatthecityswaterrontbandshell.YoucanseeandpurchasetheworksoartistsandartisansatArtontheBayoneotheregionspremierneartsandcrafsevents.YoucanlistentothesoululexpressionsosomeothebestartistsanywhereattheannualAlpenaBluesFestival.TelistowaysyoucanexperienceartsandcultureinAlpenaisalmostasboundlessasthecommunitysloveorit.KuehnleinispassionateaboutpromotingartsandcultureinAlpenaandhasbeeninvolvedinseveralprojectstoinventoryandpromotethem.Artsculturehistoryandthehumanitieshavealwaysbeenherebuttheywerentontheradarhesays.Artsandcultureisanicheorourcommunitybutnotsomethingthatweareknownforontheoutside.OneprojectARTownMichi-ganbeganasalocalprojectbutsoonbecameanopportunityorregionalcollaboration.eArtownTrailfeaturesassetsfromStandishtoMackinawCityandishousedontheUS23HeritageRoutewebsite.ConnectingwithArtandCultureinAlpenaTimKuehnleinwelcomesvisitorstotheBesserMuseum.ThunderBayTheatreSecondAvenueDowntownAlpena.SanctuaryoftheGreatLakes8OPENYEAR-ROUNDMon-Sat10am-5pmPlanetariumShowSaturday2pmCallForExtendedSeasonalHoursVisitourGiftShopEducationalResourcesAvailable989-356-2202www.bessermuseum.orgTheJewelofNortheastMichigan491JohnsonStreetAlpenaMichigan49707 FindOutMoreARTownMichiganartownmichigan.orgUS23HeritageRouteus23heritageroute.orgAlpenaCivicTheatrealpenacivictheatre.comArtintheLoftartintheloft.orgThunderBayArtsCouncilandArtontheBayalpenatbarts.orgThunderBayTheatrethunderbaytheatre.comBesserMuseumbessermuseum.orgAlpenaBluesFestivalalpenablues.comAlpenaConcertsEventsHistoricHomeTouralpenacvb.com800-4-ALPENAJustinChristensen-CooperleadsaYoungArtistsWorkshopatArtintheLoftinDowntownAlpena.FamiliesexploretheBesserMuseumduringFallHarvestFossilFest.ShoptheTopintheHeartofDowntownAlpena109N.SecondAve.CenterBuilding3rd.Floor989-356-4877www.artintheloft.orgNortheastMichigansPremierArtsCenterandGallery989-356-6678127W.ChisholmSt.AlpenaMI49707www.facebook.comtbartsgallery127www.alpenatbarts.orgSupportingPromotingVisualPerformingArtsGallerywww.alpenacvb.com9Awonderfulcollectionoffinegemstonesanduniquedesignerjewelry.WatchesbyBulovaAccutronCitizenWittnauerMauriceLaCroix131WestChisholmStreetALPENAMI49707989354-48601-800-523-6239www.bolenzjewelry.comCOMPLETEREPAIRFACILITY AavoritetrailoMikeAndersonsre-invigorateshimeverytimeheollowstheamiliarhillsandturnsonhismountainbike.Eachridebringsthesameenjoymentandreleaseromthoughtsoday-to-dayliebutthereisalwayssomethingnewtonoticealongtheorestedtrail.Wildlieplantsandeventhechangingseasonsalwaysmaketherideseemresh.Asmuchasheiscomortedbytheamiliarhealsoenjoysdiscoveringnewtrails.Tereisjustsomethingaboutthethrillonotknowingwhatiscomingaroundthenextbend.Andersonputsthewordenthusiastinoutdoorenthusiast.Withalaundrylistooutdoorpursuitsitwouldprobablybeeas-iertolistthethingshedoesntdo.AstudentatAlpenaCommu-nityCollegewhoworksatCabinCreekCoeeAndersonspendshiso-timemountainbikingstreetridingwindsurnghikinginlandlakefshingandicefshing.Itiswhathedoesandwhathisfriendsdo.Peoplesometimesthinkofyoungadultstodayaslazypeoplewhoareintovideogamesandvirtualstuhesaid.AlotofmyfriendsandIdonthaveanyinterestinthosekindsofthings.Weareintotheoutdoors.Andersonwasraisedbyparentsthatbikerunandcross-countryskisooutdoorrecreationwasalwaysapartoamilylie.Volunteeringtimeorthecauseotrailsisalsoaamilya-air.EveryoneintheamilyisanactivememberotheTunderBayTrailsAssociation.eassociationwasfoundedtopromoteandprotectnon-motorizedtrailsystemsinthecountyorpublicenjoymenteducationandadventure.VolunteersgroomtrailsatNorwayRidgeChippewaHillsandadjoiningareasandhostbikeandskievents.TeNorwayandChippewatrailsareeasilyacces-siblefromtownandareblissfullyuncrowded.erearealotoftrailsinMichiganbuttheonesthatIhaveriddenthatareclosertobigcitieshavemuchhighertrachesays.Itcanbehardjusttofndaspot.Itsalwaysarelietocomebackhome.Andersonsaystheabundanceandaccessibilityouncrowd-edtrailsbeacheswaterstatelandandorestareamongthetopreasonsheloveswherehelives.IfyouareanoutdoorspersonAlpenaisdefnitelyagreatplacetobeheremarked.Andersonnotedthatthesportsowindsurfngandkiteboardingarebecom-ingmoreandmorepopularandtheAlpenaareaoerssomeofthebestinotthebestlocationsinthestate.Mich-e-ke-wisParkinAlpenaandNorthBayinPresqueIsleareamongthespotsa-voredbylocals.AndersonsaysthankstoitslocationNorthBayisthebestplacetowindsurinMichigan.PresqueIsleisapen-insulaandatthepointofPresqueIsleHarborLakeHuronisononesideandNorthBayisontheother.Telayothelandandwaterprovidetheoptimumsituationorsteadywindtheidealconditionorgreatwindsurfng.AndersonsaysNorthBaydrawsenthusiastsromoutlyingstatesaswellasinstructorsandtheirstudentsromregionalshops.ForAndersontheUpNorthMichiganlifestyleisagreatone.Ilovebeingoutinnatureandseeingwildlifehesaid.Itisgreatgettingoutinthewoodsandleavingtheworldbehind.OnceIgetoutinthewoodsonmybikeIorgetaboutevery-thingelseandocusonriding.AnystressImighthavehadjustdisappears.Itslikeabreathoreshair.AlpenaTrailsBlissfullyUncrowdedChippewaHillsPathwaycourtesyPaulGerowLandscapePhotography.MikeAndersonSanctuaryoftheGreatLakes10 FollowMikeFavoriteTrailForMountainBikingIlikeChippewaHillsbecauseithasahillyterrainandischallenging.FavoriteTrailforStreetBikingIlovetheAlpenaBi-Path.Itrunsthrough-outthecityandmakesiteasytogetaround.Itsbeautiful.PeoplecanrentbikesattheMaritimeCenter.Alpenaisfortunatetohaveapathlikethis.FavoriteSecretSpotRockport.Thisareaisopentothepubliccontainsmilesoftrailsandoveradozensinkholes.Trailsarenavigablebutarestillbeingdevelopedandmarked.FavoriteNewTrailTheNorthEasternStateTrailNESTrunsfromAlpenatoCheboygan.Ithasacrushedlimestonesurfaceandcanbeusedbysnowmobilershikersbikersandequestrians.FindOutMoreBeachesParksTrailsBikeRentalVisitorInformationalpenacvb.com1-800-4-ALPENAThunderBayTrailsAssociationthunderbaytrails.orgNortheastStateTrailtrailscouncil.orgPROUDTOBEAPARTOFTHISCOMMUNITYGENERATIONSOFCOMMUNITYDEDICATIONGROWTHEDUCATIONFAMILIESVISIONBUILDINGNEIGHBORSNESTtrailHelpingyourBusinessGrow235W.ChisholmSt.AlpenaMI49707989.354.4181alpenachamber.comAlpena989-356-3577Alana989-785-3800Lincln989-736-8912oscda989-739-9103ossineke989-471-2332tawasCiy989-362-7980www.aaacu.comNewMembersAlwaysWelcomewww.alpenacvb.com113LOCATIONSTOSERVEYOU1115WChisholmStAlpenaMI989354-55222241U.S.23AlpenaMI989354-53781424M32WestAlpenaMI989358-9255McDonaldAutoSupplyInc126WWashingtonAvenueAlpenaMI49707989-356-4544Locallyownedandoperated themtomissthenationalsuccessachievedbyotherMichiganbandslikeBobSegerTedNugentAliceCooperandGrandFunkRailroad.FrostmemberseventuallywenttheirseparatewaysbutfansoftheFrostandmembersofthemusicindustryneverforgottheband.ebandreleasedeBestoftheFrostCDin2003andtherehavebeenseveraljam-packedFrostreunionconcertsovertheyears.eFrostreceivedsomeoftherecognitionduetothemwithinductionintotheMichiganRockandRollLegendsHallofFamein2008.Overthecourseofnearly50yearsHartmanhasneverstoppedplaying.HehasreleasedsolorecordsandcontinuestofronttheDonnyHartmanBand.DonnysshowsincludesomeoftheoldavoritesbuthealsothrowsinsomeoriginaltunessomeRBandevenalittlecountry.InadditiontohisreputationasamusicianHartmanisconsideredtobeoneofthemostknowl-edgeablefshermenintheareaandworksasaninlandlakesfsh-ingguide.Iloveshingthewaythatpeoplelovegolf.IfIcouldIwouldsheverydayhesaid.Itsmypassion.IfitweremylastdayontheearthIwouldwishthatIwasspendingitfshing.Michiganhasourgreatlakeswithinitsbordersandmorethan11000inlandlakes.Fourofthetwentylargestlakesarelo-catedintheAlpenaarea-FletchersPondHubbardLakeGrandLakeandLongLake.eunderBayRiverandnumerousotherlakesriversandstreamsprovideampleopportunitiesorcatch-ingawidevarietyospeciesincludingbasspikewalleyeperchcrappieandbluegill.HartmansaysoneofthereasonsheloveslivinginNortheastMichiganisbecauseitisanideallocationorinlandlakeshing.Wehaveanareathatisconcentratedwithalotogoodfshinglakesandstreamsintheimmediateareaplusevenmorewithinjustanhoursdrivehesaid.DonnyHartmancallshimselfaworkingmusicianthatlovestofsh.Tatsaveryhumbledescriptionoramanconsid-eredoneothegreatestguitarplayersoalltimeandoneothebestshermenanywhere.HartmanisanoriginalmemberofeFrostbandoneofMichiganspremierbandsthatsprangfromthegrittyheavy-guitarrock-and-rollthatdevelopedinDetroitinthelate1960s.eAlpenabandrecordedthreealbumsbutpoordistributionandpromotionbytheirrecordcompanycausedDonnysPicksWhatDonnycatchesFletchersPondbasspikepanshHubbardLakeTheWalleyeCapitollakesmallmouthbassperchpikeGrandLakeperchsmallmouthbasspikebluegillwalleyeLongLakeperchpikebassbluegillsmallmouthbassThunderBayRiverperchbluegillsmallandlargemouthbass.DonnysFavoriteLakeIlikeGrandLakeIlovetheislands.Itisnotasbusyasotherlakesandnotoverrunwithwaverunners.Thelakeisnevercrowdedevenonahotday.Andifitiswindyyoucanalwaystuckyourboatoutofthewindbyanisland.DonnysSecretFishingHoleLakeWinyah.Easyaccessnowatersportsbutwatchoutforweeds.Greatshingforlargeandsmallmouthbasspikewalleyebluegillperchandcrappie.FindOutMoreJacksLandingResortjackslanding.com888-817-9170DonnyHartmandonnyhartmanband.comFindhimonfacebookFishingAlpenaAWayofLifeDonnyHartmanshowsofaprizecatch.BassproTimmyHortonreleasesashduringlmingotheOutdoorChannelsMajorLeagueFishingshowinAlpena.SanctuaryoftheGreatLakes12 Hartmanslifelongpursuitofshingbeganwhenhisfatherregularlytookhimshingasachild.Hebelievesthatshingshouldbeaamilyactivitythatisrelevanttotodaysoversched-uledelectronictimes.Everybodyisrunningaroundfamiliesaretoobusyandkidsaredisconnectedhesaid.Fishingismorethansomethingtodooraplacetogoitisaplacetogobackto.Somanykidsliveinavirtualworldbutnatureistherealworld.Familytimeandbeingoutdoorshelpstogroundkidsinthemostrealitythereis.ForaneasyfamilyshingadventureHartmanrecommendsJacksLandingatFletchersPond.FletcherPondisafshinglakewithnowatersportsjustnaturehesaid.Youcanputaboatin20feetfromshoreandcatchfshallday.Teyhaveeverythingyouneedandwilltellyouwheretosh.Rusticandremotetheresortharkensbacktosimplertimes.Arestaurantboatrentalandbaitandtackleareallavailableonsite.Hartmansmusiccauseshimtotravelmorethanhewouldlikebecauseitcutsintohisfsh-ingtime.ButalieinNortheastMichigansur-roundinghistwopassionsmusicandfshingisagreatone.IstillloveplayingalthoughIdontreallyliketotravelandstayinhotelshesaid.ButwhenIgetuponstageandstartplay-ingIalwaysgetthesameeelingodisbelieohowortunateIam.IcantbelievethatIcandothis.ArostylittleicefshermanandhiscatchcourtesyJodiAdrian.RyleyandGavinhaveasucessuldayonLongLakeNarrowscourtesyCharlesKennedy.www.alpenacvb.com13 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NortheastMichiganishometosevenspectacularlighthousesthathelpedguideshipstosaeharbor.Mostlighthousesareopenmid-Maythroughmid-October.Viewoneorallothematyourownpaceorenjoyasel-guideddrivingtourokeynorthernLakeHuronlighthousecoastlinedestinations.TetourollowsthejourneyoftheDurstonduringtheGreatStormo1913.InormationavailableattheCommunityDevelopmentBuildingat235W.ChisholmSt.inAlpenaorcall989354-4181.AlpeasLileRedbeacLittleRedistheonlylighthousewithintheCityoAlpena.Testeelskeletal-stylelighthouseisviewableromAlpenasboatharborandbreakwall.Builtin1914itreplacedearlierwoodenstructureswhichguidedshipstosaeportsincethelate1800s.ItwasaddedtotheNationalRegisterofHistoricPlacesin2006.newPresqeIsleLihhse4500E.GrandLakeRd.PresqueIsle989595-9917www.presqueislelighthouses.orgePresqueIsleLightStationincludesthreehistoricbuildings.Telighttowerwhichconnectstoakeepersdwellingwasbuiltin1870andisthetallestlighthousetoweraccessiblebythepublicontheGreatLakes.Anunattachedkeepersresi-denceconstructedin1905hasbeenpainstakinglyrestoredandnowservesasamuseum.Tebuildingsaresituatedona99-acretownshipparkeaturingaplaygroundpicnicareapavilionandnaturetrails.Agifshopislocatedintheoriginalkeepersquarters.Visitorsoranominalfeemayalsoclimbthe130stepstothetopofthetowerforabreathtakingview.Tebuildingsandgroundsareopenmid-Maythroughmid-Octoberfrom10a.m.until7p.m.daily.oldPresqeIsleLihhse5295E.GrandLakeRd.PresqueIsle989595-6979www.presqueislelighthouses.orgeOldPresqueIsleLighthouseisoneoftheoldestsurvivingacces-siblelighthousesontheGreatLakes.Builtin1840byJeremiahMoorsofDetroittheharborlightoperateduntil1871whenthekeepertranserredtoanewtallercoastallighthouseamiletothenorththeNewPresqueIsleLighthouse.Visitorscanclimbthehand-hewnstonestepsofthe30feettalltowerforapanoramicviewoftheLakeHuronshorelineandPresqueIsleHarbor.ekeepersdwellingservesasahands-onmuseum.Herevisitorscanblowfoghornsandexamineotherinterestingartifacts.eycanalsoringthebellfromtheLan-singCityHallclocktowerandposefortheperfectphotoopportunitywithheadandhandsinanoldsetostocks.Tebuildingsandparkgroundsareopentothepublicdailyfrom10a.m.until7p.m.mid-Maythroughmid-October.Anominaleeischargedortowerclimbs.40-milePiLihhseCountyParkRoadRogersCitywww.40milepointlighthouse.orgUnlikemanyGreatLakeslighthousesFortyMilePointLightdoesnotmarkasignicantportbutwasbuiltsoshipswouldneverbeoutoviewingrangeoalighthouse.elightis40milessailingdistancefromMackinawPoint.FollowShipwreckTrailtoseewhatsleoftheJosephS.Fayoneof27woodenshipsthatsankduringaercestormin1905.Youcanseeabout150ofhersidewallrestingonthebeachnearthelighthouse.OthereaturesincludethesteamerCalcitepilothouseapicnicareaswimmingbeachandhikingtrails.SrePiLihhsePointRoadHarrisvillewww.alconahistoricalsociety.comUntiltheearly20thCenturynorthernMichiganwasalmostcompletelydepen-dentonwaterbornecommerceoralloitsneeds.TousandsosailingvesselsandearlysteamerspliedtheGreatLakesatatimewhentherewerealmostnoaidsonavigationtoguidethemalongthedangerouscoastlinewithitstreacherousrocksshoalsandrees.Onesuchreeex-tends1-12milesoutintoLakeHuronatSturgeonPointjustnorthofHarrisville.In1869theLighthouseServicebeganconstructionothelighthouseatSturgeonPointtomarkthishazard.SturgeonPointLighthousebecameoperationalinthespringof1870.ekeepershouseisnowamaritimemuseumwhichisopentothepublicsevendaysaweekfromMemorialDaytoLaborDayWeekend.elighthousetowerisopentothepublic.Tegroundsareopenallyear.TderBayIsladLihhsewww.thunderbayislandlight.orgTunderBayIslandissituatedinthecenterotheTunderBayNationalMarineSanctuaryinLakeHuron.In1846therststoreinAlpenaCountywasbuiltontheislandtosupportashingcommu-nitywhichharvestedtwelvethousandbarrelsofsh.Atthistime160inhabitantscalledtheislandhomeandoperatedaeeto31shingboats.Terstlighttowerestablishedontheislandwasconstructedin1832makingitthesecondoldestlighttowerstillstandingonLakeHuron.estationwasplacedontheNationalHistoricRegisterin1984.elighthouseisnotopentothepublicbutcanbeviewedviaboatromthewater.middleIsladLihhsehttpmiddleislandlighthouse.comMiddleIslandLightStationislocatedinLakeHuronhalfwaybe-tweenunderBayIslandandPresqueIsle.ereare7buildingsontheislandincludingalighttowerKeepersQuartersanOilHouseToolGarageaFogHornbuildingandtwobrickprivies.elightis78feetabovelowwaterandcanbeseenfor17miles.Visitorscantakeadaytourotheislandorevenspendaprivatenightontheislandinarusticlodge.CallMiddleIslandKeepersLodge989884-2722forovernightopportunities.FortourscallMiddleIslandLightStationTours989884-2722.OldPresqueIsleLighthousetheHauntedLightcourtesyAngelaSoltysiak.LIgHtHouSESSanctuaryoftheGreatLakes22 TuderBaynatioalmarieSactuarysgreatLakesmaritieHeritaeCeter500W.FletcherSt.Alpena989356-8805www.thunderbay.noaa.govTeTunderBayNationalMarineSanctuarypreservesanationaltreasurenearly200historicshipwrecksinandaroundthebay.LakeHuronscoldfreshwaterpreservesmanyoftheseshipwrecksintactandinwaterdepthsrangingfromafewinchesto200feetmakingthesanctuaryapopulardestinationordiverssnorkelersandkayakers.YoucanexplorethehistoryandarchaeologyothesewrecksattheGreatLakesMaritimeHeritageCentertheSanctuarys20000squarefootriverfrontheadquarters.ExhibitsonGreatLakesmaritimehis-toryandshipwrecksincludetheExploringtheShipwreckCenturyexhibita9000square.permanentexhibitwherevisitorscanexperienceelementsoatraditionalmaritimemuseumcombinedwithahands-ondiscoverycentereaturinglie-sizedrecreationsoanhistoricGreatLakesschoonerandshipwrecksitesartifactdisplaysandinteractivelearningstationsontechnologydivingandGreatLakesecology.Alsofeaturingasanctuarystorestateofthearteduca-tionspaceshigh-defnitiontheaterandarchaeologicalconservationlabtheadmission-reeCenterisagreatdestinationandthebestplacetobeginexploringTunderBay.Pleasecallaheadorinormationonhoursooperationsandspecialevents.Wrecklocationsareavailableonourwebsite.WhilevisitingAlpenayoumayalsowanttoexploretheTunderBaySanctuaryResearchCollectiononeofthelargestarchivalcollectionsofGreatLakesmaritimehistoryinexistencelocatedattheAlpenaCountyGeorgeN.FletcherPublicLibraryorvisitwww.alpenalibrary.org.EXCITINGEXHIBITSExploretheShipwreckCenturyandexperiencethemaritimehistoryshipwrecksandarchaeologyoftheGreatLakes.DivingnSnorkelingnKayakingGlassbottomBoatNationalMarineSanctuariesNationalOceanicAtmosphericAdministrationThunderBayNationalMarineSanctuaryTheGreatLakesMaritimeHeritageCenterthunderbay.noaa.govFREEADMISSIONGreatLakesMaritimeHeritageCenter500WestFletcherStreetnAlpenaMI49707Pleasecall989.356.8805formoreinformationOPENALLYEARCheckouronlinecalendarforseasonalhourswww.alpenacvb.com23GlassBottomBoattoursExploretheLegendsofThunderBayExploretheshipwrecksotheTunderBayNationalMarineSanctuary.Tecrystalclearwatersandourlargeglassbottomviewingwellsallowyoutodivethewreckswithoutgettingwet.Duringour2hourcruiseyouwillexperiencethemagnifcentlypreservedshipwrecksandthescenicshorelinesoTunderBay.LearntheexcitingtalesomanyamousshipsandthehistorylegendsandloreoLakeHuron.888-469-4696penhipweck.c 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AlpeaEvesCoplexAPlex701WoodwardAvenueAlpena989354-6164websitewww.aplex.orgeAlpenaEventsComplexalsocalledtheAPlexservesastheregionscommunitycenterandpremierindoorrecreationacilitywithourindoortenniscourtsagymnasiumandanaerobicsarea.Aloca-tionorcorporatetnesstabletennisbadmintonandoutdoorbeachvolleyballtheAPlexalsoboastsatotalo5meetingroomstoac-commodategroupsfrom10to650includingtheInterludeBallroomwellappointedandperectlysuitedorthegrandestounctions.efacilityisalsohometotheAlpenaTennisCenterNorthernTigerKarateClubandtheUnitedWayoNortheastMichiganComedyConcerts4-A-Cause.AlpeaHealhadRacqueClub2490U.S.23SouthAlpena989354-3900websitewww.alpenahealthandracquet.comAlpenaHealthandRacquetClubSouthoerslicensedpersonaltrainersthreeracquetballcourtsabasketballcourtcompletecardioasprintcircuitreeweightswallyballandarockclimbingwall.BaAhleicClub1501W.ChisholmStAlpena989356-5600websitewww.bayathleticclub.comAlpenasaward-winninghealthclubhasbigcityamenitiesandeatureswithasmalltowneel.TeclubislocatedonthethirdfoorofAlpenaRegionalMedicalCentersHealthPlex.BayAthleticClubBACoersabrandnewcardiovascularandstrengthtrainingequip-mentfreeweightsTRXsuspensiontrainersgroupexerciseclassesaWomensFitRetreat30-minutecircuitpersonaltrainingandbootcampsBACalsooersdaycareservicesandtheSunprintCaf.Daypassesmonthlyandannualmembershipsavailable.AsecondlocationBayUrbanFitnessisopenindowntownAlpena106RiverStreet.norherLihsArea751WoodwardAvenueAlpena989358-0652websitewww.northernlightsarena.comNorthernLightsArenaopenedin2003astheresultofacommunity-wideeorttobuildnortheastMichigansrstindooricearena.NLAeaturesgureskatinghockeyandspeedskatingandanumberoothereventsinthispremier2-sheetacility.Terubberizedwalkingtrackisopentowalkersyearround.NLAishometoAlpenaHighSchoolWildcatHockeyandtheStreetCatsjuniorhockeyteam.SPAAnDmASSAgEBeerLivimassaeCeerSpa1017US23NorthAlpena989356-2221www.betterlivingmassagecenterandspa.comOeringavarietyofsolutionstohelpyoufeelbetterandlivebetterincludingmassagetherapymanicurespedicuresacialsyoganaturalproductsandmore.DoovasSereiWellessSpa1322LakeviewDr.Alpena989354-6849www.donovanserenity.comImmerseyourselintoourcalmingtranquilatmosphereandadvancedalternativehealthcareorthehairskinandbody.Oeringmassagebodywrapsfacialsmanicurespedicurescosmeticapplicationhaircareandmore.IspireSudioadDaSpa107W.ChisholmSt.Alpena989356-4664www.InspireStudioandDaySpa.weebly.comInspireStudioDaySpaisaPaulMitchellFocusSalonandSpa.Oeringexcellenthaircarenailcareandspatreatmentsforyoureverydesire.ConvenientlylocatedindowntownAlpena.CItyPARKSBEACHESDuckParkadIsladParkLocatedwithinAlpenacitylimitsatthecornerofUS-23andLongRapidsRoadDuckParkandIslandParkarelocatedonaportionofthecitys500-acrewildlifesanctu-ary.CrossabridgetogettoIslandParkwhicheaturesnaturetrailsshingplatformsand5distinctlydierentecosystems.DuckParkoersshingandapicnicareaandprovidesagreatvantagepointforviewingalargevarietyobirdspeciesinthesanctuaryarea.Kayakrentalsalsoavailable.WaerowerParkRaigardeTisraingardenhelpstheenviron-mentbyabsorbingrunowater.Rainwatersoaksintothegroundandnourishesthenativeplantsthatpopulatethegarden.Teplantsandsoilltercontaminantsandpreventsedimentsromenteringtheriver.TegardenislocatedalongtheriverattheNinthAve.Bridge.Water-towerParkalsoeaturesaskateparkandshingdeck.WaterToweratIslandParkcourtesyWaynePope.BeachvolleyballatMich-E-Ke-wisBeachcourtesyJonBroers.PARKSAnDtRAILSSanctuaryoftheGreatLakes30 BaViewParkLocatedoStateSt.nearAlpenasBoatHarborincludesaFineArtsBandShellbasketballandtenniscourtsplayareapicnicareaandbreakwallwalkingpathwithbeautiulviewoLakeHuron.mich-E-Ke-WisParkLocatedonStateSt.US23S.swimmingbeachvolleyballcourtshorseshoepitschildrensplayareabikeparkpicnicareaopenareaorkitefyingandshelterbuilding.RarsIsladmillParkLocatedinunderBayRiverbehindtheNOAATunderBayNationalMarineSanctuarybuilding.Teparkincludespicnicareasgazeboandshingplatorm.mcRaeParkLocatedonAlpenasnorthsideincludesballeldsbasketballandtenniscourtsplayareapicnicareaoutdooricerinkandshelterbuilding.WashigAveeParkLocatedonWashingtonAve.alongsidetheBi-PathpicnicareawithbeautifulviewofunderBayRiver.BlairSreeParkLocatedonStateSt.swimmingpicnicareaboardwalkpier.SarlieBeachLocatedonStateSt.swimmingpicnicareaplayareaincludingplaystructures.SekParkLocatedoBagleySt.alongunderBayRiverincludespicnicareascoveredshingdeckcanoekayaklaunchandconnectstotheCitysBi-Path.TsParkLocatedonStateSt.swimmingpicnicarea.SeveralothersmallerparksarescatteredthroughoutthecityincludingLamarreParkwithashingdeckandpicnicareaAverParkwithapicnicareaandbenchesnrhRiverfrParkwithapicnicareashingdeckandboatrampandShRiverfrParkwithapicnicareashingdeckandinterpretivesigns.ArhrE.SekParkLocatedontheunderBayRiveratthebridgeonBagleySt.Tisone-halacrewildfowerparkwasdevelopedbytheTunderBayWatershedCouncil.Kayakcanoelaunchsiteabarrierfreeshingplatformwitharoofpicnictableso-streetpark-ingandservesasatrailheadortheCitysBi-Path.maigHillPark989379-446218mileswestofAlpenaor3blocksEastoM-65Southor1blockWestoM-65North.Beautiulviewsmallpavilionpicnictablesrusticrestrooms.SabrParkossiekeBeachLocatedonLakeHuronattheendofLakeStreetinOssineke.Swimmingbeachplaygroundequipmentpicnictablespavilionandtoilets.ShigabaShresHugeplaystructuretotempoleport-a-johns.Handicapaccessible.LocatedinOssinekeonOssinekeRd.acrossfromDinosaurGardens.CItySEREnItytRAILSAlpeaBi-PahApproximately18.5mileslongthepathtravelsthroughseveraloAlpenassceniccityparksandbeachesalongtheunderBayRiverandLakeHuron.Parkingisavailableatseveralsitesalongthepath.Anexcellenttourothecitybyootrollerbladeorbike.mariieHeriagetrailTishistorically-orientedwalkingtouralongtheunderBayRiverindowntownAlpenabeginsatSouthRiverfrontParkbehindtheArmoryonWaterStreetfollowingtherivernorthcrossingovertheNinthAvenueBridgethenollowingtheriversouthandendingatSouthRiverfrontPark.ewalkincludesboardwalkinterpretivesignsanewpedestrianbridgebehindtheGreatLakesMaritimeHeritageCenterandintegratesaportionofthecitys18.5mileBi-Path.eoverallobjectiveofthetrailistodemon-stratetheimportanceofLakeHuronandtheunderBayRiverinthedevelopmentoAlpenaanditsuniquemaritimeculture.tRAnquILCountRytRAILSGetoutsideandgetintonatureWithinmomentsyoucanbeoutonyourbikeridingthetrailshikingjoggingthroughpristineforestsnowshoeingorskiingyourstressawayonthesetrailsthatcutthroughNortheastMichigansemeraldtimberlands.Visitwww.thunderbaytrails.orgformoretrailinformation.BessernaralAreaTwentyminutesnorthofAlpenathisfoottrailwindsthroughanareaormerlyinhabitedbythepeopleotheVillageoBell.Exploretheorestandndremainsohistoricbuildingsavirginstandowhitepinetreesalagoonandbeautiulbeach.nrwaRidgeFivemilessouthofAlpenafeaturestenmilesoforgivinggroomedterrain.ChippewaHillsPahwaTwentymilessouthwestofAlpenaoersamorechallengingterrain.Over14-milesohillyheavilywoodedterrainawaityouonthistrail.SpendinganafternoonstanduppaddleboardingonLakeHuroncourtesyAnnaMeinhardt.EthanenjoysasummerbeachdayalongLakeHuroncourtesyRobinAlexander.LogantakesatumbleonthesleddinghillcourtesyAlishaBouchard.www.alpenacvb.com31 StAtEPARKSneweoSaeParkwebsitewww.onsp.orgMysteriousremoteandundevelopedNegwegonStateParkisahiddentreasurewith10milesofhikingtrailsandoneofthemostbeautifulbeachesonLakeHuron.NegwegonislocatedonUS-2312milesnorthofHarrisville.TogettotheparktakeBlackRiverroadoofUS23totheeast1.5milesturnnorthonSandHillRd.andgo2.5milesturnrightoreastattheNegwegonStateParksignandgo1.5milestothedayuseparkingarea.Noservicesbackcountrycampingavailable.RockporSaeParkRecreaioAreawebsitewww.riendsorockport.orghome.htmlRockportStateParkMichigans100thStateParkhasover4237acresoflandlocatedontheshoresofLakeHuronnorthofAlpena.epropertyincludesadeep-waterprotectedharboranoldlimestonequarryofapproximately300acresauniqueseriesofsinkholestheBesserNaturalAreaandabroadrangeolandtypesvegetativecoverculturalresourcesandrecreationopportunities.AttheharbortheDNRhasaboatlaunchfacilityandasmallparkwithpicnicareas.TopsosHarborSaeParkwebsitewww.riendsofhompsonharbor.orgLocated24milesnorthofAlpenaonUS23Norththisnaturalareaencompasses5000acresofsanddunesuplandandmarsh.InMichigantherearefewerthan50remainingexamplesofforestedwetswalecommunitiesothisquality.Teareasupportsoneothelargestknownpopulationsintheworldotheederalandstate-threateneddwarlakeirisMichigansstatewildower.Situatedalong712milesofLakeHuronshorelinethisundevelopedparkprovidesarusticretreatorhikersexploringtheparkssixmilesotrails.Parkatthetrail-headoofUS-23.AlpeaCivicTeare401RiverStreetAlpena989354-3624websitewww.alpenacivictheatre.comLivetheaterperformancesforover50years.All-volunteermember-shipoeringneentertainmentfrommusicalstodramasandcom-edies.Foracompletescheduleofshowsvisitourwebsite.Forticketreservationscall989354-3624.AlpeaCogeoren.FlecherLibrar211NorthFirstAve.Alpena989356-6188websitewww.alpenalibrary.orgSpecialcollectionsGenealogyBest-SellersLarge-PrintAudioBooksMoviesMusicWi-FiWordProcessors.Largestcollectionof19thcenturyGreatLakesshipphotographsandrecordsintheentireworldWidevarietyoadultandchildrensprogramsonlinetutoringdownloadableaudioande-books.ArITeLoagaller109109N.SecondAve.Alpena989356-4877websitewww.artinthelof.orgArtintheLoatGallery109istheregionslargestneartscenterandgalleryeaturingtheworkomanylocalregionalandnationallyrec-ognizedartists.Reasonablypricedartworkisavailableinawiderangeofmedia.Over30artistsexhibittheirworkinthegalleryeachseason.eLooersavarietyofartsclassesandworkshopsforeverylevelrombeginnertoproessionalandavarietyospecialeventsareheldthroughouttheyear.ArtIneLoisopenfortwoprimaryexhibitseasonsSummerviewSeasonwhichrunsfromMemorialDaytoLaborDayandWinterviewSeasonwhichrunsfrommid-NovemberuntiltheendoJanuary.Amonth-longYoungArtistsexhibitisheldduringthemonthsoAprilandMay.Callaheadorseewebsiteorrmdates.Bessermsefornorheasmichia491JohnsonSt.Alpena989356-2202websitewww.bessermuseum.orge-mailadozierbessermuseum.orgRegionalAAMAccreditedMuseumfocusingonarthistoryandsciencetopics.HistoryexhibitsincludePeopleoLakesandForestsillustratingtheregionalNativeAmericanheritageandstepbackintimetoexperienceanindustrialcityscapeolate19thCenturyAlpenaintheAvenueoShops.KeepalltheossilsyoundinthenewLaargeFossilParkexhibitfeaturing350millionyearoldlocalgeologicre-mains.ExplorelocalandnaturalsciencesintheoraaunaexhibitaswellasthenightskyinthePlanetarium.Localstateandnationalartexhibitions.19thCenturyHistoricVillageonthegrounds.Openyear-roundMondaythroughSaturday.GeneralAdmission5Adults3YouthandSeniorsPlanetariumAdmission3Adults2YouthandSeniors.Pleasecallorshowtimes.BrshCreekmill121S.StateAve.Hillman989742-2527e-mailmkirbynemichigan.comBrushCreekMillwasconstructedonasitewherepreviousmillsoncestood.Temilldemonstratesthepoweromovingwaterwitha22stainlesssteelwaterwheelcapableogrindingcornandwheat.Temilleaturesamuseummeetingroomclassroomandgistorefeaturinghandmadecrasmadebylocalartistsandcraers.Toursareavailableorgroups.Pleasecallorhours.TderBaArsCocil127W.ChisholmSt.Alpena989356-6678websitewww.alpenatbarts.orgVisittheTunderBayArtsCouncilsnewgalleryExhibitschangeeverysixweeksandeaturelocalartists.Checkoutwww.alpenatbarts.orgforacomplete20122013ShowcaseSerieslisting.Seewebsiteforhoursandmoreinformation.TBACislocatedonChisholmStreetbetweenSecondandTird.TderBaTeareIc.400N.SecondAlpena989354-2267websitewww.thunderbaytheatre.comeonlyyear-roundlivetheaterinNorthernMichigan.LocatedinahistoricbuildinginOldTownAlpenathetheatreprovidesayear-roundscheduleoprogramsincludingmainstageproductionsin-houseandtouringchildrensshowsanddramaworkshops.Tetheatreiscommittedtoentertainingitsaudienceswithhigh-qualityproductionsutilizingitsresidentproessionalcompanyaugmentedbycommunitytalent.Calltheboxofceorup-to-dateshowinorma-tion.Handicapaccessible.ThesunrisesoverLakeHuronsNorthBaycourtesyJonPerson.ARttHEAtERmuSEumSLIBRARySanctuaryoftheGreatLakes32 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