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Archive for the “Outside Activities” Category
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Instagram-Worthy Spots Around Livingston County

Do it for the ‘gram! We’ve put this list together for you so on your next trip to the Brighton-Howell Area, you can cultivate your feed with the perfect photos at some of the most Instagram-worthy spots around the county. So grab your selfie stick and pick the best filter for the quintessential Livingston County …more

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Choose Your Own Adventure with MI Playground

Nick and Andy from MI Playground visited the Brighton-Howell Area recently for a choose-your-own-adventure type of day! Watch their video below and check out their whole day for inspiration on your next adventure in Livingston County.

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Join The Scavenger Hunt – National Travel and Tourism Week 2021!

Keep a close eye out for hidden treasures this week when you’re scrolling through your social media feed! To celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week, the Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau has teamed up with over 30 destinations around Michigan for a statewide scavenger hunt! National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) 2021 recognizes the …more

Celebrate Earth Day in Livingston County’s Parks

Thursday, April 22 is Earth Day! To celebrate, we asked visitors of Brighton-Howell Area parks to share their favorite photos and memories, as well as what the parks and outdoor recreation areas mean to them!   “Livingston County offers countless state parks with beautiful, expansive natural scenery. For Earth Day experience them, as I like …more

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Watch Spring Bloom in Livingston County Through These 10 Shots

Spring is blossoming in Livingston County! The sun is shining, the air is fresher, and flowers are beginning to bloom. Admire the beauty in our area through these ten shots. As summer approaches, it is the perfect time to beginning planning summer trips and vacations. Add Livingston County to your itinerary to catch a glimpse …more

Close up of biker riding on Mike Levine Lakelands Trail

Fun Ways to Burn Excess Energy in Livingston County

Between quarantining for months and enduring the chilly winter season, we could all benefit from burning off excess energy. According to the American Heart Association, it is recommended to get at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise per week. This means that burning energy is not just for kids! Fit in your exercise with a …more

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Have Your Happiest Winter in Livingston County

Please enjoy this guest blog from Livingston County resident, Em Piro. If you were to google “Happiest Countries in the World”, you would find a list determined by various factors including GDP per capita, life expectancy, and perceived freedom/ generosity in one’s country. Additionally, one cannot help but notice year after year the overwhelming majority …more

Admire Winter in Livingston County Through These 10 Shots

There is something captivating about Livingston County when covered in a blanket of white flurries during winter. Our downtown areas sparkle, ice glimmers on the surface of lakes, and skiers can be found gliding down the hills of Mt. Brighton at all times. Stay warm and admire these 10 shots captured by some of our …more

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National Plan for Vacation Day: Looking Ahead to Brighter Days

The Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau is excited to announce it is supporting National Plan for Vacation Day (NPVD), the annual day for Americans to plan their vacation for the entire year at the start of the year, on January 26. Though many Americans are not ready or able to take a trip just …more

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Livingston County’s Crowd-Pleasing Sledding Hills

Let it snow! There is no better way to spend a wintry day than speeding down a frosty sled hill and watching snowflakes fly. Pack your mittens, step into snow pants and follow our guide of the most popular sled hills in Livingston County. For information on more winter activities in the area, visit our …more