MyNorth News Service

(Press Release provided by WMTA)

WEST MICHIGAN: The 2015 Lake Michigan Lighthouse Map & Circle Tour is now available! This free travel map is a complete source for discovering beautiful Lake Michigan lighthouses dotted along the shoreline.

This popular map is the premier source of travel information around Lake Michigan, featuring the entire 1,100-mile Lake Michigan Circle Tour Route through four states, and mapping over 100 lighthouses around Lake Michigan and the Straits of Mackinac. The map spotlights twenty lighthouses and includes pictures of the lights, additional structural details, and special features of each spotlight.

Numbered icons on the map are perfect for trip–planning and include ideas on where travelers can stop to dine, lodge, visit a museum, or shop for a souvenir. This map is essential for those who want to travel the complete Lake Michigan Circle Tour, or for those just looking for a day trip.

“Lighthouse fans and travel enthusiasts alike will want to pick up a copy of this annual publication,” notes Courtney Sheffer, Director of Marketing for the West Michigan Tourist Association. She adds “This free publication is excellent for trip planning, or to just keep in the car to see what lighthouses your summer travels might bring you in contact with.”

Order your free copy today! The 2015 Lake Michigan Lighthouse Map & Circle Tour is available online at or by calling 616-245-2217. Bulk quantities may also be requested for distribution in information centers and travel hubs.

Since 1917, the West Michigan Tourist Association (WMTA) has worked to market the very best of West Michigan to travelers. Covering the entire west side of Michigan from the Indiana border to Mackinac Island, WMTA presents information on the best attractions, lodging, events, and activities in West Michigan. For more information on this non-profit organization, please visit