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Uncommon News

Traverse City is #4! Best Small Towns to Visit

Traverse City Ranks #4 in Smithsonian's Best Small Towns to Visit

Traverse City was ranked #4 in Smithsonian's 20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2015. The image is Sleeping Bear Dunes, one of our favorite local spots to paddle.

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It's not too late in the season for a Sleeping Bear Sampler


Roatan Ranked #3 Island by Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor ranks Roatan Honduras

Trip Advisor's TRAVELERS’ CHOICE™ ISLANDS 2015 ranked our favorite island of Roatan, Hondoras as 3rd in the world! Woot!

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Read Michael’s article Roatan Daydreamin’


From Beulah to Greenland and Beyond

Beaulah to Greenland with Uncommon Adventures

Sometimes you don’t have to travel far to begin your uncommon adventure.

Tiny Beulah is home to Michael Gray, a naturalist, guide, and owner of Uncommon Adventures, which guides kayakers all over the world.

After searching high and low for somewhere to launch his business 30 years ago, Gray settled on Northern Michigan.

“No matter where you’re from, the Northern Great Lakes are a world class paddling destination,” he said.

View the full article in Northern Express

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Learn about our Greenland Immersion Trip