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Episode #2012 Autumn in the Wilderness

“Autumn in the Wilderness”

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Starting in the village of Nahma along Lake Michigan, then heading north to hike Bruno’s Run and ending up with a search for Mulligan Falls - this trip is the perfect Great Getaway.

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"Cadillac - Not the Car, the Town"

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We didn’t know that you could kayak, canoe, fish, and mushroom hunt in Cadillac. So, we did. Oh, and we also visited some of their watering holes. Great Time!

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Episode #1804

"Our Favorite Waterways"

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Michigan and Canada are known for their waterways and today we will show you some of the best. We will canoe, kayak, and boat through some of the most spectacular and exciting waterways that are accessible to everyone.

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