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Mears Travel Guide

Mears, Michigan is a lake destination best known for the Silver Lake and the Silver Lake Sand Dunes. Visitors come here to relax and unwind in nature or check out the historic downtown to learn more about Charles Mears -- pioneer and lumber business man, as well as the namesake of the town.

Things to Do in Mears

A fun and popular pastime in Mears is exploring the dunes -- whether by foot, in a jeep, dune buggy or quad. If your pace is a little slower, pack a picnic and disappear off into the dunes for a lazy beach day. During the warm months, hit the water for some swimming, tubing, and water skiing or sit back and enjoy the scenery from a boat.

Elsewhere, the Little Sable Point Lighthouse perches on a scenic bluff and provides excellent views from the top of its tower over Lake Michigan.

Best Time to Visit Mears

There are great events year-round in Mears but summer is particularly beautiful and September tends to have less crowds.

Price and Availability Index in Mears

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Mears is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Mears is in the high season in July. Mears has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Mears tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Mears tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Mears

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mears. The warmest months in Mears are April and July, when temperatures reach 87 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -4 ˚F. The wettest month in Mears is October with 6.58 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 1.43 inches of rain.

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