Photo: Icicles hanging off lighthouse catwalk

Spray from Lake Michigan—frozen by unseasonable cold—hangs in spikes from the catwalk to a lighthouse.

Photograph by Kevin Phillips, My Shot

Michigan Experiences

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    Walloon Lake

    Unplug and unwind at these lake escapes, where time stands still, nature reigns, and there’s a profound sense of peace.

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  • Photo: Lake Superior, dusk

    Shipwreck Coast Road Trip

    Behold the power of Lake Superior from a string of quiet roads along the upper peninsula

  • Photo: Grassy dunes

    Family Trip: Lake Michigan Dunes

    Travel through Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore, where miles of sand dunes and tart cherries provide a perfect opportunity for an afternoon picnic.

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