Michigan has the second longest coastline in the U.S., following Alaska…Michigan is home to more than 11,000 lakes…Michigan has 129 lighthouses…Michigan has the longest freshwater coastline in the U.S…In Michigan, you are never farther than 6 miles from a lake or river…In Michigan, you are never farther than 85 miles from a Great Lake…Michigan is the only state made up of two peninsulas…There are more than 100 state parks in Michigan…There are five national parks in Michigan…

50 Facts To Celebrate Michigan – MLive

p.s. Β Michigan small towns and cities magically light up during the holidays and create a beautiful winter wonderland!