A Lake Michigan beach dusted with snow

By the Shore

Relaxing, carefree days are still primetime in Michigan, where you will find more than 100 public beaches. Explore the unique, picturesque charm waiting to welcome visitors to an unforgettable fresh-water beach vacation.

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Great lakes water covered in broken ice

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Feel the rush of winter by sledding down a snowy hill or hitting the slopes at one of the state’s 40+ ski areas that accommodate all skill levels. Then warm up in the city or seek out solitude in a cozy cabin—all while savoring the breathtaking beauty of Pure Michigan.

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