Enjoy this time lapse of Holland State Park's beach thawing out from winter to spring. If only it happened this fast in real life. 

From a chilly February to a warmer than normal March, the weather along the lakeshore has been a study in extremes, as indicated by the permanent weather cam located at Holland State Park. What's most astounding in this time lapse shot is the number of visitors to the beach in winter.

Spring definitely blessed us this weekend. I hope you all got out to enjoy it.

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