Two Peninsulas,
One Pure Michigan.

Welcome To Pure Michigan

What Will Your Next Escape Be?

Breathtaking snowy landscapesstarry skies, rich culture, family fun and outdoor adventureseveryone can experience them all in Pure Michigan. 

Find inspiration for your future getaway with Michigan’s webcams and virtual visits. From scenic routes on the open road to rugged trails, from the snow-covered to the well-traveled, they all lead us to the beauty of nature and simple pleasures. Here, you can find unique hidden gems and get lost in the music of rolling waves and tranquil forests.

Whether you are an urban adventurer or an outdoor enthusiast, a foodie or a thrill-seeker, traveling with your family or making memories with friends—all are welcome here. You are on the brink of planning a vacation so unique, it can only be classified as Pure Michigan.

Woman fat tire biking on snowy trail
With thousands of miles of trails throughout the state, Michigan offers a winter wonderland of picturesque scenery and distinct features.
Point Betsie Lighthouse surrounded by ice

During the winter months, you'll find ice castles instead of sandcastles along Michigan’s 3,200 miles of shoreline. These frozen lighthouses in Michigan are definitely worth a visit.

Carolers at Greenfield Village Holiday Nights
If you need a break from the hectic nature of the holiday season to take in the scenery, be sure to visit one of these eight great Michigan light displays and create a new family tradition!
Snowmobile on snow-covered trail across a bridge

With more than 6,500 groomed snowmobiling trails from the Keweenaw Peninsula to Michigan’s southern border, there is ample opportunity for a snowmobile adventure.

Tahquamenon Falls during winter
Guest writer Duncan McKee shares his favorite locations and top tips for the perfect winter camping adventure in Pure Michigan.
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We are ready to welcome travelers to safely experience Pure Michigan. Ready to head out on the open road for your next getaway? 

Fall in Love with Michigan
No Matter What the Season