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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Five Incredible Instagram Photos from Our Fans in November 2015

The transition from fall to winter in Michigan makes for amazing photographs. Last month, our Pure Michigan Instagram community demonstrated Michigan’s breathtaking beauty throughout November by capture the stunning end to another autumn season. From the falling leaves and vibrant colors of late fall, take a look at a few favorites shared with us in November.

As fall winds down, we’re reminded just how beautiful the changing seasons can be. This shot was taken on the Kal-Haven Trail in Kalamazoo.

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @katievusse

 This shot of rolling hills in Houghton perfectly captures magnificent end-of-fall colors.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jholleywoodii

Road trips can inspire the most beautiful photographs. This POV shot was taken from a popular M-22 destination.

 Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jschlick30

Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @jschlick30

Adventure into the unknown with this stunning back roads shot taken in Battle Creek.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @sunupdown

The first snowfall of the season is always a magnificent experience. Taken in Dexter, this photo impeccably captures the ethereal beauty of a Pure Michigan winter.

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Photo Courtesy of Instagrammer @rachaelsakowski

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Five Incredible Instagram Photos from Our Fans in August 2015

Our Instagram fans have not wasted a second of their Pure Michigan summer! From days at the beach to exploring Michigan lighthouses, we saw it all on Instagram this month. Here are just a few stand-out Instagram fan photos from August.

This beautiful shot was taken on the shores of North Beach on Grand Island. Where in Pure Michigan do you like to spend your perfect beach day? Thanks for sharing @labohemiana.

Photo Courtesy of @labohemiana

This amazing picture of the Milky Way over Port Oneida has us in awe. Photo captured by @snaphappygalphotography.

Photo Courtesy of @snaphappygalphotography

This incredible shot of the Mackinac Bridge was captured by @collincrane1.

Photo Courtesy of @collincrane1

What a wonderful way to start the day. We love this shot of the Little Sable Point Lighthouse in Mears. Thank you for sharing @jasonmciver.

Photo Courtesy of @jasonmciver

Kayaking through Lover’s Leap at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is an absolute favorite. Where do you love to kayak? Photo courtesy of @mc_angela.

Photo Courtesy of @mc_angela

 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.”