Since the early 1880’s the first Monday of September has been recognized as a time to salute America’s workers with picnics and parades on "a day off for the working man." With school starting after the Monday, September 5 holiday, the long Labor Day Weekend is an ideal time to squeeze in some last-minute summertime fun.
Families looking for affordable and fun things to do during spring break can find entertaining, educational hikes and activities at P.J. Hoffmaster State Park’s Gillette Sand Dune Visitor Center.
Looking for another great winter family adventure? Michigan state parks are groomed and ready--day and night--with fun activities at an affordable cost.
When winter snows drift across the area’s glacier-carved landscape, the entire Grand Traverse Bay region becomes a sparkling white playground for skiers, snowmobilers, and snowshoe hikers--and will leave you anticipating tomorrow's next adventure.
Looking for the perfect place to spend the day playing in the white stuff and exploring what a Pure Michigan winter experience is all about? Then you’ll want to check out the thrilling adventures that await you in Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula.
Exploration, mystery, history and legend spring months are fill with excitement and intrigue at this popular West Michigan state park.
You have the perfect campsite; you’ve packed all of your outdoor recreation gear and the kids are screaming, what’s there to do? Hiking, biking, old-fashioned game time and star gazing—these are just some of the fun activities that the whole family can enjoy at a Michigan campground.
Bike, hike, kayak, sail, golf or fish—no matter what your favorite outdoor recreational activity happens to be, you’re sure to find many ways to enjoy it this summer on Mackinac Island.
Need ideas for a splashing good time this spring break? Grab your bathing suit and gaggles—it’s time to dive into wet and wild fun at one of Michigan's exciting indoor water parks.
Snowballs and snow snakes; ice crystals and snowshoe hikes; games, prizes and a fishing derby —this winter festival has something for the whole family.
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