Five Gorgeous Instagram Photos from Our Fans in May 2016

It’s almost summertime and we’re looking forward to more Tiger’s games, boating, golf and many more quintessential Michigan experiences. All of these outdoor activities lead to gorgeous photos of our fantastic state, which our Pure Michigan Instagram community perfectly captured last month. From the beautiful skyline of Detroit, the Comeback City, to Turnip Rock in Port Austin, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in May.

A beautiful shot of a beautiful city.  Make sure you get out and explore Detroit this summer.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @rickthird

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @rickthird

A kayak trip to Turnip Rock in Port Austin is a must!

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @forehand67

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @forehand67

Celebrate the 50th year of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore this summer! Can’t go wrong with these views.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @smilesbeek

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @smilesbeek

Woah, these colorful skies never get old. This shot was taken near Lake Orion.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @iamandrewchristian

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @iamandrewchristian

A stairway to adventure on Mackinac Island.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @micaelraephotography

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @micaelraephotography

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Five Fantastic Instagram Photos from Our Fans in April 2016

Slowly but surely, it’s getting warmer and warmer in the Great Lakes state, which means more outdoor adventures and sightseeing. This leads to gorgeous photos of our diverse landscapes in bloom, which our Pure Michigan Instagram community perfectly captured last month. From the beauty of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore to the shores of Mackinac Island, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in April.

We can’t wait to hike on Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore trails!

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @christianmagoon

Warm weather and Mackinac Island. Just some of what we get to look forward to soon!

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @greendrinks

Life is perfect when it’s just you, sand, rocks and the beach. This shot was taken from the shores of Lake Michigan in South Haven.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @hmbesemer

A Michigan destination that needs no introduction – Inspiration Point in Arcadia.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @beachglassjunkie

Here’s to adventures at Straits State Park in St. Ignace.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @moondusted

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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.

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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

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