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Archive for the “Outside Activities” Category
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Thrill Seekers, Choose your Element! Air vs. Land vs. Water

Find exciting adventures in Livingston County up in the air, on land or in water! The area is surrounded by three state parks that provide thrilling outdoor recreation activities that will keep you on your toes this summer. Let us know what you try! Tag #LoveLivCo for a chance to be featured on our social …more

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Cycle Through These Four Biking Trails in Livingston County

Looking to try something new on your next visit to the Brighton-Howell Area? Or maybe you’re a seasoned pro and ready for a challenge. Either way, you can find a mountain biking trail to suit your needs in Livingston County. Experienced: Pinckney Recreation Area The small village of Pinckney holds over 26 miles of multi-use …more

Delicious picnic spread with fresh fruit, bread, spicy sausage and cheese spread out on a red and white checkered cloth in a lush spring park

The Recipe for a Perfect Picnic in Livingston County

A picnic is a state of mind and can be made anywhere. Picnicking is a great way to unwind, sit back and enjoy nature. Bring good company, tasty food and your picnic will be peachy! Here are some recommendations to help create a charming picnic in Livingston County. Step 1: Find the perfect picnic basket. …more

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Fishing in Livingston County

Please enjoy this guest blog from local angler, Kim Stricker.   As a passionate angler and seasoned resident of Livingston County, I’ve had the opportunity to cast a lure in several of the water bodies within the region. There are numerous lakes within the county lines ranging in size up to 677 acres, many with …more

kayaks and paddleboards in Lake Walden.

Save Your Gas and Camp Out in Livingston County!

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, hours and restrictions may change frequently. We are doing our best to keep visitors informed, but encourage confirming with the businesses you are looking at to eat, shop, or explore to be sure you have the most up-to-date information. How much do you spend on gas on your seven-hour drive …more

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Giving Back in Livingston County

Throughout the last month, the Livingston County community has rallied together to support local businesses, health care professionals, and other essential workers. We are committed to sharing resources and ideas to for continued support of those in our community who need it most. Your acts of kindness and generosity are greatly appreciated. You can continue …more

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Take a Virtual Visit to Livingston County

 UPDATED: April 16, 2020 3:38pm EST Though we encourage visitors to practice social distancing as much as possible, avoiding crowds, and washing hands often, there are still ways to support Livingston County businesses. As developments around COVID-19 continue to unfold, please follow refer to guidelines from the public health authorities including the CDC, Michigan …more

100 Things To Do in Livingston County

Livingston County is full of activities for every personality – the foodie, the adventure seeker, or the family-focused traveler. There’s something fun for everyone in every season of the year. Here is our list of 100 things that you can do in Livingston County. Spring Attend the Livingston County Home Show for ideas on spring …more

10 Reasons to Visit the Brighton-Howell Area in 2020

The Brighton-Howell area has so much to offer, with engaging events and attractions only found in this Southeast Michigan region. Here are 10 reasons to visit the Brighton-Howell area in 2020:   Tanger Outlets The Tanger Outlets are a shopper’s dream. The outlet mall features over 75 brand names stores, with discounts up to 70%. …more

10 Favorite #LoveLivCo Moments in 2019

It’s been a wild year in Livingston County, Michigan! From exciting events to thrilling outdoor adventure and tons of new businesses to visit, 2019 has been one for the history books! Help us look back and reminisce on all the good times from the past year with this list of our 10 favorite #LoveLivCo moments …more