13 Slow-Paced Small Towns In Michigan Where Life Is Still Simple

Life in the big city can be taxing. The traffic, the sprawl, and – dare we say – the rude people to contend with. Sometimes you just want to slow down the pace a bit and enjoy the scenery and small town charm that make life worthwhile.

Here, we’ve identified (with a little help from our readers) some small towns that achieve just that. Beautiful surroundings, friendly folks, and reminders of a simpler time here in Michigan.

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/

Kinda gets you inspired to check all these places out, huh? Tell us, since there are countless small towns across the Mitten, where are your favorites?