Points of Interest: Peach Mountain Observatory, The Great Lakes, Porcupine Mountains, Mackinac Bridge, Seney National Wildlife Refuge
State Nickname: The Wolverine State, The Great Lakes State
State Tree: Eastern Whitepine
Fact: Michigan has the longest freshwater shoreline in the world and more shoreline than any other state except Alaska.
Eastern/Central Time Zone GMT -5/6
Fact: Although Michigan is often called the "Wolverine State" there are no longer any wolverines in Michigan.
Fact: The oldest county (based on date of incorporation) is Wayne in 1815.
Fact: Standing anywhere in the state a person is within 85 miles of one of the Great Lakes.
RVs can park overnight at any state welcome center. No overnight parking is allowed at state rest areas but stays are limited to 4 hours.
Walmart Overnight Parking: All except - Fenton, Fort Gratiot, Monroe, Petoskey, Sault St. Marie, Traverse City.
Size Limits: Height: 13.5', Width: 8.5', Trailer Length: 53', 2-Vehicle combined length: 65', Triple Towing is Allowed with a Fifth Wheel.
Required Equipment: Safety Chain, Breakaway Switch, Trailer Weight Requiring Brakes - 3,000 lbs (empty)
Other: Passengers are not allowed in towed vehicles.