No Michigan Winter Is Complete Without These 11 Pastimes

Winter is in full swing here in the Great Lakes State, and most of us have mixed emotions about it. While there’s something beautiful about the snowy landscapes that surround us, winter also brings along its fair share of difficulties. But no matter how you feel about this chilly season, there are a few traditions and pastimes that simply can’t be avoided. From the silly to the serious, here are eleven of our favorites.

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Tell us, fellow Michiganders: what are some of your favorite winter pastimes here in the Great Lakes State? Whether they’re silly or heartfelt, we’d love to hear about them. Share your thoughts and memories in the comment section!