Regional Attractions


Because Michigan is virtually surrounded by water, there are thousands of miles of lake shores and an exciting variety of geographical features. Michigan has a growing tourist industry and many exciting options to offer visitors of all ages. The summer temperatures and natural forest beauty provide great summer vacations, while the abundance of snowfields affords ample opportunities for skiing and related activities. For more information and maps on recreation and vacation in Michigan, contact the Michigan Department of Tourism, 800-543-2937; or visit their website.