Eric Meier is Founding Editor of Ultimate Unexplained (http://UltimateUnexplained.com) and lead explorer of the Haunts and Legends of New York video series (http://bit.ly/HauntsAndLegendsNYS) He is a native Michigander with an interest in geography and history - but will try to keep the reads not as snoozy as you might remember from school.
123-Year-Old Wolverine Gardens near Buchanan Might be the Best Dive Bar in Michigan
You could easily be mistaken for driving past Wolverine Gardens in the southwest Michigan hamlet of Glendora, near Buchanan, and thinking it's abandoned. Surprise, it's not. It's a fully functioning bar dating back to 1898.
24 Bridges to Enter the Upper Peninsula of Michigan that Aren’t the Mighty Mac
Not counting the Mackinac Bridge, there are at least 24 other bridges you can use to cross into Michigan's Upper Peninsula. From east to west, here is every crossing into the UP.
Buzzfeed Slams Detroit Lions Threads as Among Worst in the League
In a ranking of all 32 NFL teams, Detroit Lions uniforms were slotted 3rd from worst. Only the Houston Texans and Atlanta Falcons were judged to have uglier threads.
Even the Mighty Mackinac Bridge Gets 1 Star Reviews – Read What Disgruntled Travelers Say
Despite the majesticness of the Mackinac Bridge, Michigan's infrastructure marvel scores some bad reviews on travel sites. Read the 1-star reviews of the bridge.
Satan Greets Drivers at this Front Yard Pumpkin Patch on US 10 near Ludington, Michigan
This devilish lawn ornament has been surprising, delighting or unnerving passersby along US 10 in northern Michigan for several years.
Only the Most Dedicated Collectors Have this Exceeding Rare Color Michigan License Plate
Only the most dedicated of collectors would own this rare 'color test' Michigan license plate.
This Odd Intersection Near Port Huron Is One of the Strangest in America
Hundreds of drivers near Port Huron drive through this intersection daily and likely don't realize there's a quirk here that makes it unlike almost any other roadway in America.
Bug Infested Photo from Michigan’s Pictured Rocks Will Make You Itchy All Over
A big bug infestation was on full display recently at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Munising when the park's social media shared a photo of what is likely a ranger's pant leg covered with creepy crawlies
Oh That? Just a Moose Passing Through the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie
A moose made a passage through the locks at Sault Ste Marie being transported from Lake Superior to Lake Huron.
This Wild, Windy Mackinac Island Ferry Ride Will Give You All the Seasickness
The videographer says they were out in 10-14 foot waves in the Straits of Mackinac. What a wild ride from Mackinac Island.
This Battle Creek Truckstop Just Created an ‘Optimus Prime’ Sandwich – It’s Gargantuan
Leave it up to the culinary geniuses at Arlene's Truck Stop in Battle Creek to transform a humble hoagie into the Optimus Prime sandwich.
175 Feet of Michigan Riverfront Property for Less than $90k in Union City
This property in Union City along the St. Joseph River - a meandering 175 feet of river frontage is on the market for less than $90,000.