Five Breathtaking Instagram Photos from Our Fans in March 2016

It may be cold, but it’s finally spring, a time of new beginnings! We can’t wait for scenes of blooming flowers and budding foliage. But while we wait for even warmer weather, we’re looking back at some of the best scenes from last month from our Pure Michigan Instagram community, who amazingly captured the changing seasons. From cotton candy skies in Mackinac Island to a beautiful rainbow at Tahquamenon Falls, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in March.

An inspiring shot of Empire Bluffs on the coast of Lake Michigan.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @thetcfoodie

That clear water though… We adore this shot from the Charlevoix South Pier Lighthouse.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @kyle_heath97

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @kyle_heath97

It’s water vs. ice in this fantastic frozen shot from Frankfort.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jlsuper

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jlsuper

We love this photo of cotton candy skies and lush greens on Mackinac Island.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jacquelynn_joy

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jacquelynn_joy

The Upper Tahquamenon Falls and a rainbow – what more can you ask for?

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @raulersongirlstravel

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @raulersongirlstravel

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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

If you’re on Instagram, follow us @PureMichigan! If you’d like us to share your photos from across the state,  tag them with #PureMichigan to give us permission to “re-gram.”