Need some training trips?
Our Facebook group "Mackinac Island Swim Group" is a great resource. Look for updates in this group for spring/summer training swims in your areas.
What's the water temp, you ask?
The links below are excellent resources for Open Water Swimming in Michigan
Best resource for current conditions
Buoys typically get put back in the water in April
You can text most buoys for updates
- Satellite imaging of water temp in the great lakes
- Click on your lake and look for your area for thermal imaging
- Marine, Tropical and Tsunami Services Branch (weather.gov)
- Marine forecast reports for boating and swimming