Pure Michiganders Celebrate the 4th of July

We wanted to know how our fans on Facebook and Twitter were celebrating the 4th of July weekend in Pure Michigan. So we asked, and you answered. This is what we learned.

You enjoyed the beach

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Have a (Safe) 4th of July Weekend

Photo Credit - Dan FarkasGuest Blogger Dan Farkas shares a Pure Michigan boating memory on Torch Lake, and implores everyone to be safe on the water this 4th of July weekend.

We all have our summer story. Mine involves an inner tube and an in-law.

Our families convene at Torch Lake every year. My father in-law is protective of his daughter, so when we got on the boat and he asked/demanded “You’re getting on the tube?!” I thought I was ready. Continue reading

I Dream of Pentwater

Guest Blogger Kelsey DeBruin shares her Pure Michigan moment, an annual camping trip with her family, and the feeling that so many of us can relate to when anticipating that time away from home on one of Michigan’s Great Lakes.

Flickr Photo Credit - Ellen MulderEvery year, my extended family and I spend a week on Lake Michigan at the Charles Mears State Park in Pentwater. This tradition started 40 years ago with two families, and over time has expanded to 10 families and growing!
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