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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:15 PM   #1
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going on vacation soon ( leaving next week) what are some must see places between Muskegon and Mackinac?

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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:23 PM   #2
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Paris fish hatchery
Ludington state park
Twisted trails
Sleeping bear dunes
Beaver island (on my short bucket list)
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:23 PM   #3
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Submarine museum in Muskegon? Haven't been.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:25 PM   #4
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Torch lake, tunnel of trees, and things and stuff.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:28 PM   #5
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silver lake I go to quite a bit, off roading is not likely as we won't have the xj with, was thinking of checking out the shrine of the pines at some point
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:30 PM   #6
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I'd just visit every brewery along the way and call it good.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:32 PM   #7
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The big saw mill in mackinaw city is cool for the kids....cant thi k of the name
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:34 PM   #8
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Go to Clare and visit cops and doughnuts.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:34 PM   #9
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Yeah we went there last year when ( or maybe 2 years ago) I think it's just called mill creek, we are actually starting at the campground just down the road from there
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There is a saw show next to where youre staying also thats pretty cool i hear
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Mystery spot still has the kids talking if ya go over the bridge
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:48 PM   #12
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There is a saw show next to where youre staying also thats pretty cool i hear
Yeah, I wanted to check that out before but every time we went there we missed the show
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:50 PM   #13
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Starts at 730 daily i think
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The whole Leelanau/Traverse area is pretty awesome. Leland is a cool little town with some great scenery and restaurants. Suttons Bay is nice, Lake Leelanau is nice. Traverse City is great, lots of nice shops, awesome restaurants, breweries, and views. A drive up Mission Peninsula is always nice, make sure to drive one coast on the way up and the other on the way back. Stop at Jolly Pumpkin for some great food and microbrews. Good wine too according to my wife. Torch Lake is awesome if you have access to a boat. Elk Rapids is another nice beach town, as are Charlevoix and Petoskey. Really that whole region is filled with towns with nice tourist shops, good restaurants, and good scenery. Mackinaw City and Island are always fun too. I think the island is pretty slow after Labor Day, but if the weather is good I don't see how you could go wrong.
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I'll be in the petoskey area next weekend Shaun. When are you guys heading home? I'm staying at http://michigantrailmaps.com/Emmet/C...a/CampPet.html from the 13th to the 15th.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 07:59 PM   #16
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I'll be in the petoskey area next weekend Shaun. When are you guys heading home? I'm staying at http://michigantrailmaps.com/Emmet/C...a/CampPet.html from the 13th to the 15th.
we are leaving Thursday morning next week and coming home Sunday night
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