Grand Marais: Gem of the U.P.!

The historic village of Grand Marais, Michigan is located on the south shore of Lake Superior at the eastern gateway to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Our warm summers, beautiful autumns, and snowy winters make Grand Marais a year-round recreation destination.

Annual Historic Iris Sale This Weekend

August is the perfect time to plant irises for next spring. The annual Historic Iris Sale takes place on Saturday, August 16th from 10am - 2pm at the Pickle Barrel Museum. Dozens of varieties of gorgeous irises will be available at very reasonable prices. For more information and a complete list of varieties, visit the Iris Sale information page. You can also order by mail!

Submit Your Recipes for Grand Marais Cookbook!

Calling all cooks! The Grand Marais Historical Society is collecting recipes for a new cookbook. This is a follow-up to their successful Around Our Table cookbook, and for this edition, recipes can be submitted online. If you live in, visit, or have ties to Grand Marais, or just love our town, please send in your favorite recipes! Directions for online submissions can be found here. This is a PDF file that you can download and print. Recipes must be submitted by September 6, 2014. If you prefer to mail your recipes, instructions can be found on the direction sheet.

Grand Marais Triathlon Coming Up on Labor Day Weekend

The annual Grand Marais Triathlon, Junior Triathlon, and 5K Race will be held August 30-31, 2014. This is a series of fun events in the most beautiful setting for a triathlon anywhere! (Okay, welre a little biased, but it's true!) Information and a link to a registration form can be found on the Triathlon Page.

Enjoy An Aerial Flight Over Grand Marais

Courtesy of Endless Horizons

Do You Have Your Grand Marais Newspaper Yet?

If you haven't subscribed to the new Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review, you're missing a wonderful newspaper! Not only is the staff of the Pilot keeping everyone informed on local events, you will also find historical articles and photos that give you a glimpse into Grand Marais of the past. You can subscribe online and a first-class subscription is only $35 per year. Here's your chance to have Grand Marais at your fingertips, even if you can't be here all the time. Don't miss it!



Grand Marais: A Great Place To Live!

Grand Marais sunrise, courtesy of Michael Beek

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