Great Lakes Proud Blog

  • A Summer on the Great Lakes Recap #1

    This summer we spent all our free time exploring in and around our Great Lakes. The first camping trip of summer was spent on Lake Michigan at the Ludington State Park campground. Here is a fun recap of that trip that might inspire you to book a spot for next summer!
  • Lighthouses of the Great Lakes

    Lighthouses are a lot like land line telephones. Do they still have a function if need be? Sure. Are there better ways to get the job done? Oh ye...
  • Ludington, Michigan

    If water is the main ingredient in your outdoor adventure then Ludington, Michigan, is a perfect match with 28 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, 4 inland lakes and 2000 miles of rivers and streams!  It is located halfway up the west coast of Michigan, 240 miles north of Chicago, 250 miles west of Detroit and 96 miles north of Grand Rapids on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan.