Fern-tastic: Signs of spring surface on Lake Michigan shore

As warm sunshine and a crisp breeze sliced through bare trees on Lake Michigan’s shoreline Sunday, signs of spring were surfacing.

Late-afternoon temperatures reached into the 50’s across Michiana, while young ferns and moss brought some green contrast to the brown and sandy dunescape at Grand Mere State Park. Take a look at photos and a video from a day on the sand:

Your content continues below

(Photos and videos by Ryan Yuenger)