Torch Lake Journals

Amazing Lake

A July 2000 trip to Torch Lake by Ariane

Quote: I have traveled to many places in my life, and never have I seen a Lake quite like Torch Lake in Michigan.

Amazing Lake

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Overview

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Most of the highlights of the trip would be hard to accomplish without renting/owning a house on this incredible Lake (so I guess that would be my recommendation). The sun didn't set until way after 10pm, there were almost no bugs (I would know, I'm that sucker everyone laughs at with the 20 bites per everyone elses one), and the stars were unbelievable. During the day it's hot, and at night, cool enough for a fleece jacket and a roaring bon-fire. Smores are a must, but don't try to shake the fire out when the marshmallow lights up-- you may find yourself adding a flaming mass of sugar to your outfit after it flies off...Quick Tips: It's a great place to rent a house with friends or family...Read More

About the Writer

Ariane

Ariane
New York, New York