If you’ve visited Lake Michigan in recent weeks, you might have spotted a rare and fascinating phenomenon: an endless array of frozen ice balls dotting the shoreline. While it’s tough to predict when these formations will melt away or reappear, a visit to Lake Michigan during the winter months is always magical. Bundle up, review safety precautions, and head out to hunt for these unique spheres.

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In the mood for another winter adventure? Read about some of Michigan’s calmest hikes.

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