Great Lakes Proud Blog

Are the Great Lakes in Nuclear Trouble?

An interesting article borrowed from the Freep. Check out the original link HERE for the entire piece. Should we be alarmed? What can we do? How ca...

Welcome to the Future - The Great Lakes Proud Community Project!

Welcome to the Future - The Great Lakes Proud Community Project!

What is Great Lakes Proud? What is the Great Lakes Proud Community? And what is the vision? Welcome to the Great Lakes Proud Community Project *La...

Great Lakes Fact Sheet

Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area

Attention outdoorsy-types, you want to go here. Part of the Huron-Manistee National Forest, and located about 15 miles south of Manistee, Nordhouse...

The Great Lakes Tall Ship Challenge

Now that summer is well under way, you've probably heard mention of the Great Lakes Tall Ship Challenge.  In case you were wondering what all...

Ideas for a Successful Family Fourth!

Being mom to a 6 year old and nearly 4 year old, I have learned that a parade is by far the greatest activity for both me and my kids.  For...

What's SUP? Intro to Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Though its history dates back to the 1960’s surfing era, stand up paddle boarding is definitely an emerging sport in the Great Lakes regi...

The Renovated Dossin Great Lakes Museum opens in Detroit!

Since 1961, the Dossin Great Lakes Museum has celebrated the maritime history of  the Great Lakes.  Located on Belle Isle along the D...