Happy Earth Day from Michigan!

Happy Earth Day from one of the most amazing places on the planet! Here is the Michigan Family Travel appreciation of Earth Day 2017!

Maybe you are participating in the Martian Invasion of Races , beginning in Dearborn's Historic Ford Field. 

Martian Invasion of Races 2017 begins at Ford Field in Dearborn this Earth Day! Welcome to Earth Martians!

Martian Invasion of Races 2017 begins at Ford Field in Dearborn this Earth Day! Welcome to Earth Martians!

Maybe you are going to the IHM Mother House in Monroe for a guided tour of their eco-friendly facility or checking out the art exhibit.

IHM Mother House in Monroe Michigan

IHM Mother House in Monroe Michigan

Maybe you are going for a hike along along the Au Sable River.

Au SAble River north of Glennie

Au SAble River north of Glennie

Maybe you are going to have a picnic near the Mackinac Bridge, enjoying delicious pasties and coffee. 

Mackinac Bridge connecting Michigan's Two peninsulas

Mackinac Bridge connecting Michigan's Two peninsulas

Maybe you will get out for a mountain bike ride at Maybury State Recreation Area or one of the other amazing bike routes in Michigan.

Biking at Maybury State Park in Northville 

Biking at Maybury State Park in Northville 

Maybe you will find time, to get out and hike along the North Country Trail which extends throughout the state?

Hiking along the North country trail in the upper peninsula

Hiking along the North country trail in the upper peninsula

Michigan's lovely forests

Michigan's lovely forests

Maybe you will have time to lay in a field or a beach or sit on a bench or stand in awe of our wonderful state?

The sky above Michigan, our earthly home!   

The sky above Michigan, our earthly home!

 

And at the end of the day,  as the sun descends upon our Great Lake State, hopefully you will have found some time to savor some of our natural beauty, enjoy time with family and friends, and be thankful for our wonderful planet on Earth Day 2017!

The sun setting at petoskey state park

The sun setting at petoskey state park

Enjoy and "Travel Local" from our family at Michigan Family Travel to yours!