9 Nature Preserves In Michigan That Are Perfect For A Summer Afternoon

On a lovely summer day, there’s nothing more relaxing than taking a stroll amid Michigan’s stunning nature. While there are countless forests, beaches, and other spots to explore throughout the state, few destinations beat the ambiance and delight of a nature preserve. Here are nine beautiful outdoor locales that you simply must explore in the Great Lakes State.

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/

Have you spent time at any of these gorgeous natural areas in the Great Lakes State? Did we leave any of your favorites off our list? Let us know in the comment section below!