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Being a Green Traveler
If you are concerned about having a great, green earth in the future, try using these ideas to lessen your environmental impact on the places you visit.
Camping in the State Parks
State parks in the Great Lakes region have a lot to offer. Camping, hiking, and biking are some activities available to visitors. Check out your local DNR website to find a campsite for your next outdoor trip.
Christmas Tribute to the Military
There are many persons from the Great Lakes states who are serving in the military service. This tribute is to thank them for their dedication.
Craft Shows in the Great Lakes region
Our area is full of talented artists and crafters. During the summers months, it is a great time to take in some craft shows and see what artisans and craftspeople have to offer.
Environmental Improvements Are Coming
Barack Obama and Joe Biden are working to improve the environment with new laws and initiatives. This will benefit everyone, including those who live around the Great Lakes region.
Fall Season in the Great Lakes area
The fall season is upon us! Enjoy all that the season has to offer.
Garage Sales in the Great Lakes Region
Garage sales. We all love them! You never know what you will find. Check out sales in your area or in the place you are visiting and see what you can find.
Great Lakes Christmas Facts
There are many fun Christmas facts about the Great Lakes states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. You can learn a few things about places and people in this article.
Great Lakes Seaway Trail Quilt Show
The Great Lakes Seaway Trail Quilt Show will have nearly 200 quilts on display in March of 2012. These quilts will replicate the War of 1812 era. Take your time and enjoy the works of creative quilters who have incorporated the history of that time period into their work.
Lost Ships on the Great Lakes
Many ships and crew members have sailed across the Great Lakes. Unfortunately, not all of them made it home and some now rest at the bottom of these lakes. Museums around the lakes allow visitors to learn about these sunken ships and get a glimpse of ship artifacts.
Snowshoeing in the Great Lakes Region
Snowshoeing is a great wintertime activity for those seeking to get outdoors and enjoy the serenity in the woodlands.
The Great Lakes Compact
The Great Lakes Compact was created to protect the fresh waters of Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Ontario, Lake Michigan, and Lake Erie.
Train Rides Along the Great Lakes
Planning a Trip? Consider traveling by train along the Great Lakes.
Water Conservation in the Great Lakes
Earth Day 2008 is promoting the future health of the water in the Great Lakes. Since the Great Lakes supply a great deal of our drinking water, learn how you can help while visiting or living here.
If you are looking to see some waterfalls, the Great Lakes region has many of them. Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the view!
Winter Activities in the Great Lakes States
If you need some inspiration for winter activities in the Great Lakes states, read this article.
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