Michigan borders four of the five Great Lakes providing the longest freshwater coastline in the nation, and boasts over 11,000 inland lakes which means that anywhere you go in Michigan, you are never more than six miles away from a body of water.
Looking for a family beach getaway in the Midwest? Look no further than St Joseph, MI, a quaint little seaside town that packs a ton of family fun.
Family Vacations don’t always go as planned; but for the most part, these special changes to our schedule become the most memorable part of our vacation.
Impact on aquatic ecosystems begin with activities that inspire children to learn and take care of the environment and the creatures who reside there.
Located in Lake Huron between the lower and upper peninsulas of Michigan, Mackinac Island is an idyllic destination unlike any other. Whatever you may choose to do, take it slow, breathe, and relax. After all, you are on island time!
Islands in the Midwest? Yes, indeed! The Great Lakes region is scattered with plenty of islands, but we’ve narrowed down those worthy for your family. Whether your family prefers roughing it …
With less commercialized attractions, families have the ability to fill their time on the island exploring untouched ecosystems, roaming the coasts, touring historic towns or villages, and spending quality time with loved ones, creating memories to cherish forever.
From picking cherries to climbing lighthouses and getting your toes in the Lake Michigan sand, check out Traverse City, Michigan.
Whether you live in Michigan or are just passing through, a weekend trip to Mackinac Island with kids should be near the top of your to-do list. Recently, for the 10th anniversary of my 30th birthday, I signed up for a trail race on Mackinac Island and planned a quick family trip around it. Here are some of the tips I learned while planning.