Driving distance from Detroit:259 miles, 4 hours and 22 minutes
Formed by glaciers, this lake gets its name because of its 50 ft depth makes the water appear black. Visitors can also head to the UAW center to enjoy the gorgeous golf course, bike trails, outdoor excursions, nightlife and guest housing.
Driving distance from Detroit: 324 miles, 4 hours 52 minutes
An upper-peninsula hotspot, this little gem offers fishing, hunting, swimming, sailing, bird watching and nature photography. It’s also open all year long, so whether you want to enjoy summer or winter activities, Trout Lake has it all!