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You will find no fast food restaurants, no traffic lights and no parking meters in Leelanau County. What you will find is plenty of open space to appreciate what Mother Nature has to offer. Leelanau county, is a 2,532.38 square mile peninsula, surrounded by Lake Michigan on three sides. There are 27 inland lakes in Leelanau County ranging in size from 11 acres to 8,219 acres. Leelanau has the second-highest proportion of water area of any county in the entire United States. Lake Leelanau, Glen Lake, Lime Lake & Little Traverse are some of the larger inland lakes. Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, which was named "The Most Beautiful Place in America" (by Good Morning America, viewers) also lies within the county's borders. Leelanau county has over 180 miles of sandy beaches to explore.