Entries by leelanau.com

May Day at Houdek Creek

May Day at Houdek Creek by Mark Smith Happy May Day everyone! Mark took this last year on May 1st and writes: This is Houdek Creek, at the easternmost edge of the ever shifting Houdek Dunes. To the left, sand, to the right, swamp, and in between the prettiest little stream you ever did see. […]

2018 Glen Lake Restaurant Week – April 27 through May 5

The annual Glen Lake Restaurant Week  is presented by the Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce and takes place Friday, April 27 through Saturday, May 5, 2018. Participating restaurants will offer their own appetizing (3 course) prix-fixe dinner menus for $30. Some establishments may be offering lunch specials as well. For Event updates, photos and offerings – […]

Glen Lake Boys Basketball in State Class C Championship!

Congratulations to Glen Lake Community Schools who defeated Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central and now play Saturday, March 24 @ 4:30 PM in the State Class C Championship game! The Traverse City Record-Eagle reports: Glen Lake’s Reece Hazelton must have missed his coach’s pre-game memo. Don’t just come out firing 3-pointers. The Lakers’ sophomore connected […]

Candle Ice on Van’s Beach

Yesterday my photos and videos of an odd phenomenon on the Lake Michigan shore in Leelanau County got featured by Tanda Gimter on mLive who writes in part: …some of the ice-crystal creations that suddenly appeared on a Leelanau County beach last weekend had photographers excited about their find – and a little baffled. The large, […]