Originally Posted by asus389
So I spent last weekend in Northern Michigan for the first time in a few years. I expected it to be a pothole dodging adventure. But it wasn't! With the exception of a few main through roads in the traverse city area, for the most part the roads were very good. Especially the twisty fun ones along lake michigan. I guess chalk it up to less traffic and less heavy trucks (despite worse winters).
I highly recommend M-22 (and 109) between say Luddington and the tip of the Leelanau peninsula. M-119 north of Harbor springs into cross village is great too. Just watch out for deer and wild turkeys.
There is still hope!
Yes the circle tour roads in the west/north do ok....get anywhere near Detroit and they go to hell....or k-zoo....or BC/Jackson....Novi....GR....ok just stay on 31......