This Little Known Natural Oasis Is Hiding In Michigan… And You’re Going To Love It

No doubt, Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore is one of the most beloved natural wonders in all of Michigan. Its spectacular rolling dunes and pristine hiking trails ensure endless summer fun.

There’s something else about Sleeping Bear that, if you’re in the know, can make for a unique experience for the whole family. It’s the Platte River, which runs through the national lakeshore’s boundaries. It’s the perfect place for splashing about on summer days. Find out just why this is the perfect outdoor oasis.

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/

Yeah, this looks like the coolest place you want to be, especially when the temps go up. Tell us, is this your favorite Michigan oasis?