9 Gorgeous Lakes To Visit Around Detroit This Summer

It’s no secret that Michigan is known as the Great Lakes State. We’re undoubtedly lucky to have access to some of the most beautiful bodies of freshwater in the world — and Detroit is within driving distance of several of them. Here are nine gorgeous lakes in the Motor City area that you simply must explore as the weather gets warmer.

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Tell us: did we exclude any of your favorite lakes in the Detroit area? We’d love to hear your thoughts and suggestions in the comment section below!