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ICE FEST — NMU senior Vaughn Rodriguez climbing a route at last year’s festival. The Michigan Ice Fest offers a wide variety of classes for climbers of any skill level. The festival returns Feb. 8-12, in Munising, MI.

Michigan Ice Fest offers adventure, expertise in climbing

Fischer Genau February 8, 2023

Michigan Ice Fest is back. Over a thousand people will gather in Munising, MI, from Feb. 8-12 to climb ice, take courses with expert guides, listen to guest speakers and hang out at festival events and...

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FUN IN THE SUN—The Uncle Ducky’s/Paddling Michigan kayak tour staff, filled with many NMU students, go out on Lake Superior each day to show visitors the incredible scenery that Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore has to offer.

NMU students help give Pictured Rock tours

Travis Nelson September 8, 2020

The Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Munising has hosted over 828,000 visitors through the month of August 2020, on pace to become the most in history via the National Park Service. This summer, amongst...

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