Five Incredible Pure Michigan Instagram Fan Photos from September 2015

As summer turned to fall, the unmistakable sights, sounds and smells of the new season came into full effect. With cooler weather and the kickoff of apple orchard & cider mill season, our fans were eager to capture the beauty of the season in Michigan. Here are just a few stand-out Instagram fan photos from September.

A road trip through Michigan’s foliage is just what we need. Photo courtesy of @candy.mittentripper.

Photo courtesy of @candy.mittentripper

We love how Pure Michigan paths are painted with beautiful colors this season. Photo courtesy of @snaphappygalphotography.


A breathtaking sunrise on Isle Royale. Photo courtesy of @adventureguyphoto.


Even though the weather is getting cooler, it’s still great to get out on the water this autumn. Photo courtesy of @squirrelman2340.


There are many ways to enjoy the changing fall colors and walks are one of our favorites. Photo courtesy of


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13 Michigan Instagrammers You Need to Check Out

It never ceases to amaze us the photographs our Pure Michigan Instagram fans share with us each and every day! Here are just a few of the Instagrammers we find photos from frequently. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to spend your mid-afternoon brain break or searching for some inspiration for your next summertime getaway, these 13 Michigan Instagrammers are worth checking out.

 Instagram user @shaleewanders. [Photo captured at Turnip Rock near Port Austin]

Turnip Rock near Port Austin - @shaleewanders

Instagram user @danfreiphoto. [Photo captured at Harbor Beach]

Habor Beach - @dandreiphoto

Instagram user @tony.bennett. [Photo captured at South Beach Pier in South Haven]

South Beach Pier in South Haven - @tony.bennett

Instagram user @hayden__scott. [Photo captured in the city of Detroit]

Detroit - @hayden__scott

Instagram user @jasonmciver. [Photo captured on Lake Michigan at St. Joseph]

St. Joseph, Mich. along Lake Michigan - @jasonmciver

Instagram user @wanderingz. [Photo captured in Oscoda]

Oscoda - @wanderingz

Instagram user @picturedthisbymarilyn. [Photo captured in Holland]

Holland - @picturethisbymarilyn

Instagram user @northernwayoflife. [Photo Captured on Lake Michigan beach in Glen Arbor]

Glen Arbor - Lake Michigan - @northernwayoflife

Instagram user @outdoorimaging_by_brad_terry. [Photo captured at Grand Haven Pier]

Grand Haven Pier - @outdoorimagin_by_brad_terry

Instagram user @neilweaverphoto. [Photo captured in Grand Marais]

Rock collecting Grand Marais - U.P. - @neilweaverphoto

Instagram user @Chickinthemitt. [Photo captured at Grand Island East Channel on Lake Superior]

Grand Island East Channel Light on the coast of Lake Superior - @Chickinthemitt

Instagram user @johnhillphotos. [Photo captured in Manistee National Forest]

Manistee National Forest - @johnhillphotos

Instagram user @9milecurve. [Photo captured on Mackinac Island]

Mackinac Island - @9milecurve

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Five Stunning Pure Michigan Instagram Fan Photos from April

It’s no secret that Pure Michigan boasts eye-catching scenery all year round. This April, our Pure Michigan Instagram community ventured outdoors to find some captivating Pure Michigan moments. Their photographs never cease to amaze us! Here are just a few of our favorites from April.

A captivating sight on one of Mackinaw City’s beautiful beaches. Thank you to @winglemire for sharing.

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 This view from Fishtown in Leland never gets old! Thanks to @lepetit_hippo for sharing! Who’s looking forward to summertime boating and fishing in Pure Michigan?

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 The Detroit skyline at dusk as seen from Windsor. Thanks to @danielectomy for sharing!

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 Where in Pure Michigan  will you be this summer? We had to share this tantalizing summertime photo of West Grand Traverse Bay, captured by @welcomehomenorthernmichigan.

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 We can’t get enough of this shot of the Milky Way seen from Harbor Beach. @danfreiphoto shared this enchanting photo on a clear Pure Michigan night.

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