Beat Cabin Fever with Virtual Games, Puzzles, 5K Runs and Adventure Walks

 
Virtual sightseeing, 5K runs, jigsaw puzzle challenges, history lessons, hikes and field trips and stargazing—Michigan has many ways to beat cabin fever…and you don’t even have to leave home. Whether it’s from your couch, kitchen or patio, stay connected with each other in Pure Michigan. The fun is just ahead, the journey is alive and well—waiting to take you to some of Pure Michigan’s untold adventures.
 
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Black Rocks in Marquette | Photo Courtesy of Instagram Fan mckenziemathewson

Beat cabin fever with a daily walk. Explore the many wonders of Michigan’s amazing scenic landscape while social distancing. Plan a virtual hike and document the sights and scenes of the journey on social media.

Join the Friends of Leelanau State Park now through December 1, in a virtual event to raise funds for park improvements and new playground equipment during the Leelanau State Park- Rock the Light 5k Run/Walk.
 
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 DeZwaan Windmill, Holland Courtesy Drew Mason
 
Grab your running shoes… Holland’s Tulip Time Run Goes Virtual, allowing runners to unite virtually to participate in the 5k or 10k anytime between May 1 and 10.  Advance registration required. Participants can run or walk around their neighborhood or on a treadmill. Virtual Holland area visitors can also enjoy Holland Puzzle Fun.

Puzzle masters get ready for the challenge. Put your skills to work to complete the colorful landscapes, iconic attractions, iconic buildings that make up the area’s collection of digital West Michigan jigsaw puzzles.
 
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McCarty's Cove Beach in Marquette | Photo Courtesy of Pure Michigan
 
Discover the beauty of Marquette County piece by piece as picturesque digital jigsaw puzzles come together. Engage kids with the Colors of Marquette printable coloring pages.

School’s out! But, with the Library of Michigan’s resources for kids, children can learn about fun facts, state symbols, history and more with their Michigan in Brief.

Michigan has so much to explore on a virtual getaway. With a wealth of activities for the whole family to enjoy, Michigan is your answer for outdoor recreation, beautiful parks and forests-- and nature at its best. From scenic highways to rugged trails, the open road with its easy travel leads to life’s simple pleasures. The journey is alive and well-- and waiting to take you to some of Pure Michigan’s untold adventures.

When night falls and breathtaking views fade into the darkness, the Michigan skyscape opens to one of the greatest star-gazing shows in the continental U.S. Michigan’s dark skies offers perfect stargazing conditions because the Great Lakes surround the state in near-total darkness. 

Whether it’s from your couch, kitchen or patio, stay connected with each other in Pure Michigan. Connect with us on InstagramFacebook and Twitter with #OnePureMichigan.