This Mouthwatering Ice Cream Trail In Michigan Is All You’ve Ever Dreamed Of And More

Warmer weather is slowly making its way into the Great Lakes State, and you know what that means: it’s nearly ice cream season! We’ve compiled a list of some of the best spots in Michigan to indulge in your favorite sweet treat — and it makes for one of the most delightful weekend adventures imaginable. For an interactive map of our trail, click here.

Please note that for the sake of driving time, we’ve only included ice cream shops in the Lower Peninsula in this particular article. That said, we would love to hear your recommendations for the best U.P. creameries in the comment section! In the meantime, take a look at our picks for six of the best ice cream spots in Michigan — and prepare your taste buds for an incredible journey.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What’s your all-time favorite ice cream flavor? Which sweet shops should we include on our next Michigan ice cream list? We’d love to hear from you in the comment section!