West Michigan’s Recreation Gateway Pure Michigan


Discover the best of Michigan all in one nearby destination! Located in Central West Michigan, just a few hours from Detroit, Chicago, and other points south,Michigan's Great Outdoors is more than a region - it's a way of life. Comprised of Lake, Manistee, Mason, Newaygo, Oceana and Wexford counties, Michigan's Great Outdoors offers endless vacation opportunities year round.

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From swimming on sandy beaches, exploring lighthouses, and boating on the grandeur of Lake Michigan to kayaking on pristine rivers and quiet lakes...from enjoying thousands of acres of parks to experiencing world-class fishing and golf... from bustling towns to quaint villages, Michigan's Great Outdoors is pure Michigan.

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

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Five counties in Northwest Michigan, joined together through a diverse set of outdoor recreation activities to create one unique region known as: MICHIGAN’S GREAT OUTDOORS




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