Five Spectacular Instagram Photos from Our Fans in February 2016

As we start the last month of winter, we wanted to look back at how the remarkable season was captured impeccably by our Pure Michigan Instagram community. From the Ambassador Bridge to beautiful winter coasts, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in February.

 We’re in complete awe of Michigan’s frozen coasts during the winter time. This shot was taken from Bay Harbor near Petoskey.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer little_pioneer

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer little_pioneer

We would love to see this awe-inspiring Big Traverse Bay sunrise in person!

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer tony.bennet

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer tony.bennett

Another incredible pink Anchor Bay sunrise in New Baltimore takes our breath away!

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer melinda.mccullough

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer melinda.mccullough

 This shot of a sunset over the Ambassador Bridge in Detroit perfectly epitomizes winter in Michigan.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer tylerdetroit

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer tylerdetroit

Woah! The colors in this photo of Lake Michigan’s coast in Traverse City look absolutely stunning.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer garyrennis

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer garyrennis

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Five Stunning Instagram Photos from Our Fans in January 2016

Undeniably, winter is one of the most beautiful seasons in the Great Lakes state. Last month, this wintry beauty was captured perfectly by our Pure Michigan Instagram community. From the Mackinac Bridge to incredibly colorful skies, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in January.

The sun burst through the clouds as snowflakes fell on a field of ice-covered trees in this shot of the spectacular Mackinac Bridge.

Ice-covered trees and the Mackinac Bridge

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @neilweaverphoto

This shot from Macomb shows that when the sky becomes a painting, it truly is breathtaking.

Colorful Macomb Sunset

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @izzca

A beautiful sky and beautiful Detroit make for an incredible shot!

Detroit Skyline

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @detroit_fit86

 We absolutely love this snowy photo taken from the Leelanau Peninsula.

Leelaunau orchard in the winter

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @ciderjess

Whoa! One of our Instagram fans captured this incredible aerial shot at Grand Haven State Park! Watch the video here.

aerial shot at Grand Haven State Park

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @drone8

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Top Five Instagram Photos from Our Fans in 2015

Throughout 2015, our Pure Michigan Instagram community captured much of Michigan’s breathtaking beauty. To start off the New Year, we’re sharing the most popular, awe-inspiring sights found across the Great Lakes State from 2015. From the Mackinac Bridge to gorgeous fall colors, take a look at just a few fan favorites.

This incredible blend of colors shows just how beautiful the changing seasons can be. This shot was taken from the Porcupine Mountains in the Upper Peninsula.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @catchupandrelish

This view from the top of the Mackinac Bridge takes our breath away!

View from the top of the Mackinac Bridge.

Photo Courtesy of Tim Burke

This gorgeous shot was taken at the “Tunnel of Trees” along Conrad Road in Ludington.

The "Tunnel of Trees" along Conrad Road in Ludington.

Pure Michigan-Owned Photo

There’s nothing quite like a cool fall walk in Michigan, don’t you agree? This stunning shot was taken from the Iron Ore Heritage Trail near Marquette.

Fall color at Iron Ore Heritage Trail near Marquette.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jmwuokko

In case you missed it, this amazing aerial view of the Mackinac Bridge went viral on the Pure Michigan Facebook page!

Amazing aerial view of the Mackinac Bridge.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @masphotomi

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