When you think of gorgeous beaches in the Great Lake State, West Michigan’s beaches might come to mind. Lake Michigan’s sandy shores bring in crowds from Chicago, making Saugatuck, Grand Haven, and South Haven popular tourist destinations. But what about the other side of the state? You may want to mark down a beach town vacation in Alpena, Michigan.

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Have you experienced the lovely city of Alpena before? Let us know about your experience in the comments below. If you have a favorite Michigan town that you would like to see featured, tell us about it by submitting a nomination form and we may feature it! While you’re in the area, visit these 3 Roadside Attractions In Alpena.

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