When it comes to lakes, Michigan has a surplus of them. So which one is the best to visit? Apparently, that decision has been made. So if you're having a hard time deciding where to go, there's one lake that stands out.

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Michigan is very well known for its lakes, it is nicknamed the Great Lakes State, after all. Which means there are lots and lots of fantastic lakes to choose from when you decide to visit one.

The Best Lake From Each of the 50 States

Cheapism took a look at the wide expanse of the United States and determined what the best lake is in each of its 50 states. This list is great if you want to put together a little road trip... visit a great many states and the fantastic lakes that they boast, but let's focus on Michigan.

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As it turns out, when it comes to the best lake to visit in Michigan, you can't beat the Great Lakes.

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The Best Lake to Visit in Michigan

Cheapism dubbed Lake Michigan as the best lake to visit in Michigan.


To be fair, Lake Michigan has to be my absolute favorite lake, and for good reason! It is gorgeous, it is huge, it is surrounded by so many amazing beach towns, and it's by far the best lake to watch the sunset on. Not to mention to hiking on the dunes and plenty more outdoor activities.

Questions About Michigan That Totally Stumped 'Jeopardy' Contestants

Only the smartest of the smart are selected to appear on the TV game show "Jeopardy", but sometimes contestants aren't as well-versed on Michigan as perhaps they should be. Here are 19 questions (er, answers) that totally stumped 'Jeopardy' contestants.

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The 10 Snobbiest Cities in Michigan

RoadSnacks.net compared Michigan cities' populations, median incomes, average housing costs, and the percentage of adults with a college education to determine which location was the snootiest in the Great Lakes States. Let's countdown to #1 with RoadSnack.net's Top 10 Snobbiest Cities in Michigan.

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13 Random Facts Stuck in the Minds of Michiganders

Besides being useful for a night out at bar trivia or a bit of nostalgia, random facts can be kind of useless. It's basically like an earworm, but instead of a song getting stuck in your brain, it's a random thing you have memorized. Once you know it, you can't unknow it. We asked, and you answered; here are 13 useless things Michiganders have memorized.

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