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Backroads & Byways of Michigan: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions
     

Backroads & Byways of Michigan: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions

by Matt Forster
 

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Whether it’s the Chicago and Territorial Roads, home of a historic and scenic railroad, or the Lower Peninsula’s Chain of Lakes area, Backroads & Byways of Michigan is the shortest route a visitor can take to explore like a local.
Whether it’s the Chicago and Territorial Roads, home of a historic and scenic railroad, or the Lower

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Whether it’s the Chicago and Territorial Roads, home of a historic and scenic railroad, or the Lower Peninsula’s Chain of Lakes area, Backroads & Byways of Michigan is the shortest route a visitor can take to explore like a local.
Whether it’s the Chicago and Territorial Roads, home of a historic and scenic railroad, or the Lower Peninsula’s Chain of Lakes area, Backroads & Byways of Michigan is the shortest route a visitor can take to explore like a local. Now with color maps and photographs, this second edition offers itineraries to scenic and intriguing places, like Michigan’s Wine Country—where you can sample local wines, chocolate truffles, and orchard fruits—and Western Michigan, once a mining area, now a winter-recreation wonderland and home of many spectacular waterfalls.

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This 256-page guide isn't just a tourist buffet; author Matt Forster has a plan. This intrepid outdoorsman has carefully plotted out 12 Michigan routes, each designed to introduce readers to an individual region in the state, with attractions along the way including fishing, boating, and hunting -- not to mention boutiques, restaurants, and local vineyards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581571981
Publisher:
Countryman Press, The
Publication date:
06/02/2014
Series:
Backroads & Byways Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
249,224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Matt Forster is a writer and editor whose first introduction to Colorado was through his wife Kim, a native of the state. Over the years, they have traveled Colorado end to end, and continue to visit frequently. Forster and his family live in Michigan.

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