Outdoor recreation grows into $10B industry in Michigan

November 25, 2022

Outdoor recreation last year in Michigan grew into a booming $10.8 billion industry that employs nearly 10,000 people.

Michigan’s outdoor economy increased by more than 15% from 2020 to 2021, an annual report from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis shows. The impact is greater now than it has ever been in the 10 years since federal officials starting measuring it. M Live