In the winter, Missoula, MT.  I do appreciate the XC trails in the upper midwest, but I find myself bored with the alpine and snowmobiling because the terrain is too flat and the snow is too packed for me with those activities.  Guess that makes me a snob 😀, thanks though!  I also agree, most people in the IL-WI-IN region do seem to have a cabin in Michigan (or at least close to it "up north").

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