Traverse City, MI (PRWEB) December 10, 2007
Online and in print, Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine offers its readership and website visitors a no-sweat guide to get folks skiing and snowboarding in Northern Michigan, North Slopes Guide. The guide, available on newsstands now in Traverse's December issue and online at TraverseMagazine.com, profiles 18 ski resorts spanning Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas. For each resort, the guide provides slope statistics including vertical drop, number of trails, lifts, terrain parks, peak lift ticket prices and cross-country trails. Additionally, Traverse editors cover news and updates for each resort including remodeling, night-skiing, shopping, restaurants and kid's attractions like tubing and ice skating.
The slopes covered in the North Slopes Guide include:
Caberfae Peaks, Cadillac
Crystal Mountain, Thompsonville
The Homestead Resort, Glen Arbor
Shanty Creek Resorts, Bellaire
Treetops Resort, Gaylord
Boyne Mountain, Boyne Falls
Boyne Highlands, Harbor Springs
Nub's Nob, Harbor Springs
Norway Mountain, Norway
Ski Brule, Iron River
Pine Mountain Resort, Iron Mountain
Marquette Mountain, Marquette
Mont Ripley, Hancock
Mount Bohemia, Lac La Belle
Porcupine Mountain, Ontonagon
Big Powderhorn Mountain, Bessemer
Indianhead Mountain Resort, Wakefield
Visitors to TraverseMagazine.com/NorthSlopes/ who provide their email address can download the complete guide at no charge. To request a hard copy, call (231) 941-8174 to have the December issue of Traverse shipped to you for $7.00 ($4.50 cover plus $2.50 shipping and handling). The hard copy and downloadable versions provide additional information on family deals and signature events.
About Prism Publications, Inc.
Prism Publications, Inc., founded in 1981 by Deborah Wyatt Fellows, publishes Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine, Northern Home & Cottage and Destination Northern Michigan, a Northern Michigan travel guide, in addition to several other print and online publications. Traverse and its staff have won more than a dozen national and international awards for excellence, including most recently "Magazine of the Year" from the International Regional Magazine Association and a 2007 silver award for general excellence from the City and Regional Magazine Association. Prism has also published Reflections of a Life Up North, a coffee-table book of stunning photography from Traverse paired with a collection of Fellows's columns, which has been reprinted in an expanded edition. Prism Publications is also a proud sponsor of many events including the Cottage & Lakefront Living Show, the Michigan Log & Timber Expo, The Epicurean Classic and the National Cherry Festival's Cherries D'Vine event. The privately held company is headquartered in Traverse City, Mich. For more information, visit traversemagazine.com or call (231) 941-8174.