Mackinac Island is the crown jewel of Michigan! Located at the tip of the mitt in the Straits of Mackinac, visitors go to experience a different kind of island vibe. While there’s nothing tropical about this Great Lakes island, adventurers of all ages find there’s tons of things to do on Mackinac Island any time of the year!
The best time to visit the National Parks of the Great Lakes is in the summer months because of the region’s brutal winter climate. When late spring arrives, the Great Lakes National Parks on Lake Erie, Lake Michigan and Lake Superior awaken from a long winter’s nap and prepares for visitors like you to arrive to enjoy the unsalted life!