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Morels in Michigan

Spring is here and so the hunt for morels begin. There is plenty of Michigan public land that can offer great mushroom hunting opportunities in the North and South Peninsula. Morels are renown for being one of the tastiest of wild mushrooms that can be easily foraged. The taste is described to be a hearty-meat like flavor.   How to Identify: DISCLAIMER: Do Not Eat Any Mushrooms Found Based Solely On The Identification Found Here. Take Precaution To Eating Any Wild Foraged Mushroom As There Are Many Similar Mushrooms That Can Be Poisonous! There are two different types of morel mushrooms, the black morel and yellow/ white morels. Distinguished by the color of the caps ridge. White/ Yellow morels also...

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Winter in Michigan. February Edition

Winter in Michigan. February Edition During the month of February multiple state parks and recreation areas offer free events that shine a light on Michigan’s beautiful outdoors. From lantern-lit snowshoe hikes through Ludington State Park to the Gun Lake Winterfest at Yankee Springs Recreation Area, these events have a little something for everyone.   Ludington State Park Ludington State Park consist of 5300 acres of scenic Michigan beauty. Sand dunes, ponds, marshes, and forest. Wedged between Hamlin Lake and Lake Michigan visitors have several miles of shoreline to explore. The park is also the home to the Big Sable Point Lighthouse. On Saturday, February 6th from 6-8 p.m. visitors can have a self-guided lantern-lit snowshoe hike, if you get to...

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Winter, Michigan Edition

The mitten is officially blanketed by snow, some areas seeing as much as 2 feet. Here in Lansing we have a few inches with more to come. Winter is one of the best times to be in Michigan, unless your one of those salty people who head South till the snow melts.  Michigan offers a beautiful landscape to explore. If your up for a breathtaking view check out Tahquamenon Falls State Park located in Paradise, MI. The park offers close to 50,000 acres to snowshoe, cross country ski, and snowmobile. Tahquamenon Falls is divided into two separate falls, the Upper Falls and Lower Falls. The Upper Fall is known to be the 2nd largest waterfall east of the Mississippi. The Lower Falls are made up of five smaller...

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"Don't be Salty"

95.6% of all water on Earth is saltwater. That's a lot. So you know? Don't be salty! Based in Michigan we our lucky to be surrounded by freshwater, but that doesn't mean we take it for granted. Here at Freshwater we're all about enjoying the outdoors and exploring the cool water of lakes, rivers, and streams. We create high quality clothing that you can wear to work, to the beach, to the bars, and pretty much anywhere you please. Our shirts are made from soft, comfortable bamboo and cotton. Hand-sewn right in the US and printed in Michigan.  

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Michigan Made

Freshwater Apparel has done intensive research to ensure that all of our products are made, produced and sold in Michigan. Doing this will make sure that we are helping out the local Michigan economy as much as possible. We love our state and we want to watch it flourish.

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