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#MIAwesomeList Helps You Explore the Mitten

Summers in Michigan are the perfect time to enjoy the fantastic outdoor activities that our state has to offer.

Summers in Michigan are the perfect time to enjoy the fantastic outdoor activities that our state has to offer. From being active outside to grabbing a bite to eat, Lansing is a place that can fill up your itinerary quickly.

“I’m so excited for people to get out and make memories with #MIAwesomeList,” said Leah Heffner, one of the owners of Awesome Mitten and the host of #MIAwesomeList.

#MIAwesomeList kicked off May 31 but is running through Aug. 23. The list features over 100 summer bucket list items for people to enjoy around Michigan. The list is free for everyone to get, and there will be opportunities for swag and prizes through Awesome Mitten. You can sign up for the complete list, including maps and itineraries, at awesomemitten.com/miawesomelist.

Some of the companies partnering with Awesome Mitten include Uncle John’s Cider Mill, the Townsend Hotel, Keweenaw Convention & Visitors Bureau, Explore Flint & Genesee, Cadillac Area Visitors Bureau, Visit Manistee Michigan, Discover Kalamazoo, Famous Soo Locks Boat Tours, Ronora Lodge & Retreat Center, Michilimackinac State Park, Mari Vineyards, Historic Hotel Nichols, Experience Jackson, Silver Lake & Hart Visitors Center, Frankenmuth Visitors & Welcome Center, Freshwater Vacation Rentals, Mindo Chocolate Makers, My Smart Team, Nautical North Family Adventures, the Log Cabin Retreat, and Top Line Apparel.

Some of the great places featured on the list are visiting Uncle John’s Cider Mill, climbing and walking The Ledges in Oak Park, walking the Lansing River Trail and visiting the Ionia Free Fair.

Be sure to take photos of your adventures and share it with #MIAwesomeList.


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