Northern Michigan (East)

Welcome to beautiful Northern Michigan (East) where the lakes and shores abound and you’re never far from some unique adventures and good food! You’re going to love exploring #MIAwesomeList here! This area includes the counties of Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Ogema, Oscoda, Otsego, and Presque Isle.

Northern Michigan (East)

Unplug at Clear Lake State Park

Looking for a perfect unplugged summer vacation location for the family? Clear Lake State Park is the ideal place to stay. The lake is extremely clear and absolutely gorgeous. There

Northern Michigan (East)

Go Wild in Northern Michigan

If you are looking for something to do this summer in Michigan, do not miss out on the Call of the Wild Museum in Gaylord, MI. This museum offers a hidden gem

Northern Michigan (East)

Canoe or Kayak Down the Au Sable River

With its winding rivers, towering pine trees, and breathtaking coastal shorelines, there is no place quite as peaceful as Oscoda, Michigan. If you truly want to immerse yourself in the

Northern Michigan (East)

Tour the Ogemaw County Quilt Trail

While you are en route during your summer Michigan road trip adventure, you will likely spot barns of all shapes and sizes along Michigan’s scenic country highways. When you reach

Northern Michigan (East)

Play Disc Golf at Hanson Hills

There’s nothing quite like summer in northern Michigan, and you will want to take advantage of the opportunity to have fun outdoors while staying in Grayling. The disc golf course

image of quilt on side of barn - Alcona Quilt Trail
Northern Michigan (East)

Tour the Alcona County Quilt Trail

The first quilt trail in Michigan, the Alcona County Quilt Trail is a series of large painted wooden quilt blocks that are mounted on or next to various structures throughout

The Perfect Michigan Summer

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