Hot Spots

  • On any given day, we go to places we have to go and do things we are required to do. Yet few of the places we end up are true destinations. True destinations excite us, awaken our senses and spark our imaginations. Discover true destinations that are Pure Michigan.
  • U of M Football, Ann Arbor
    Ann Arbor

    Where art challenges the mind and trying a new taste is always on the menu, Ann Arbor does it up different.

  • Mackinac Island 2014
    Mackinac Island

    Mackinac Island takes you back to a simpler era of grace and leisure. As summer draws to a close, the sounds of the ferries begin to fade. But for the fall traveler, it’s an opportunity to experience the Island through a kaleidoscope of autumn color.

  • Dow Gardens
    Great Lakes Bay Region

    Getaway to the Michigan Great Lakes Bay region towns of Bay City, Birch Run, Chesaning, Frankenmuth, Midland and Saginaw. We know how to have fun—so stay and play among the autumn leaves in a place that invites you to let your hair down.

  • Grand Rapids 2014
    Grand Rapids

    What’s the appeal of Lonely Planet’s 2014 top travel pick? The most vibrant downtown between Chicago and Cleveland with easy access to Lake Michigan's Gold Coast of beaches.

  • Traverse City biking in fall
    Traverse City

    Traverse City is True North. Climb to the top of Sleeping Bear Dunes, voted the “Most Beautiful Place in America” by Good Morning America viewers, to watch an Indian summer sunset.

  • The Henry Ford
    The Henry Ford

    Discover America’s Greatest History Attraction. 300 years of history makes the Henry Ford the #1 Michigan cultural vacation destination.

  • South Haven
    South Haven

    South Haven is where your fall relaxation begins. Feel the crisp breeze as you leisurely walk the pier of the often-photographed historic lighthouse.

  • Beachtowns

    Laidback, crisp fall days are still primetime for Michigan’s Beachtowns. So dig into the sand--experience autumn’s lake effect along 200 miles of Lake Michigan beaches.

  • Holland

    Fall in love with Holland. “Go Dutch”--share the wind, share the stories and share the memories.

  • Pure Michigan Apple Bin
    Michigan Apples

    Fuji, Honeycrisp, McIntosh. By any name, delicious. Taste fall--crunch into a crisp Michigan apple.

  • Michigan Agriculture
    Michigan Agriculture

    There's nothing like snacking on a crisp autumn apple, enjoying a lush pear, carving a craggy face on a Halloween pumpkin, or enjoying grilling juicy steaks and pork chops on a fall afternoon.

  • Frankenmuth

    Stop by Frankenmuth where you’re always “Willkommen.” Michigan’s Little Bavaria, it’s a place where horse-drawn carriages stride through fall foliage and covered bridges.

  • Gaylord

    In Gaylord, it’s all outdoors. Surrounded by rolling hills and unspoiled forests, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy fall’s fiery show.

  • Arcadia Bluff, Manistee

    Step off the grid and into a Victorian port city where fall sunsets come in colors we didn’t know existed.

  • Charlevoix

    Charlevoix is the “up north” vacation you remember. Surrounded by four bodies of water, you’ll enjoy refreshing fall breezes under relaxing warm skies.

  • Boyne Highland
    America's Golf Capital

    When Mother Nature made her master plan, she surely intended Northern Michigan to be America's Golf Capital.

  • Escanaba

    The Escanaba Area is a fall getaway above anything else. Relax and refuel surrounded by the color kaleidoscope of northern hardwoods.

  • St. Ignace Fall
    St. Ignace

    The gateway to the Upper Peninsula, renew your spirit in St. Ignace where you’ll witness colors that didn't come from a paint can.