Michigan is arguably one of the most beautiful states in America.

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While some towns are well-known tourist destinations, there are many underrated towns that are worth visiting.

Here are the 10 most underrated towns in Michigan that are worth a second look, along with an interesting fact about each town.

These 10 Underrated Towns in Michigan Are Worth A Second Look

Traverse City: Known for its beautiful beaches and cherry orchards, Traverse City is also home to the National Cherry Festival, which attracts over 500,000 visitors each year.

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Alpena: Nestled on the banks of Lake Huron at Thunder Bay, Alpena is known as the sanctuary of the Great Lakes and is home to over 200 shipwrecks.

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Sawyer: Located in southwestern Michigan, Sawyer is home to Warren Dunes State Park, which boasts 3 miles of shoreline and towering sand dunes.

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Norway: This small town in the Upper Peninsula is home to the largest operating steam locomotive in Michigan, which offers scenic train rides through the countryside.

Battle Creek: Known as the "Cereal City," Battle Creek is home to the Kellogg's cereal company and offers tours of their factory

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Milford: This charming town is home to Central Park, which features a beautiful riverwalk and hosts many community events throughout the year.

Kewadin: Located on the shores of Torch Lake, Kewadin is known for its crystal-clear waters and sandy beaches.

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Leland: This picturesque town on Lake Michigan is home to Fishtown, a historic fishing village that has been preserved for over 150 years.

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Grand Ledge: Known as the "Ledge," this town is home to a unique rock formation that rises 60 feet above the Grand River and offers stunning views of the surrounding area.

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Mackinaw City: This town is located at the northernmost part of Michigan's lower peninsula and is home to Colonial Michilimackinac, a reconstructed 18th-century fort that offers a glimpse into Michigan's history

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