Five tips for finding and polishing Petoskey stones, fossilized ancient coral found on the beaches in the shallows of Lake Michigan along the Northern Michigan coast.

Found lots of Petoskey stones and still search.Five tips for finding and polishing Petoskey stones, fossilized ancient coral found on the beaches in the shallows of Lake Michigan along the Northern Michigan coast.

These rounded, weathered rocks are fossilized corals.

Petoskey stones ~ fossilized coral that lived 350 million years ago - the rocks rounded in the surf along the shore of Lake Michigan near Petosky, Michigan. We find them on the east coast on Michigan also

A Petoskey stone is a rock and a fossil, often pebble-shaped, that is composed of a fossilized coral. Found only in Michigan

A Petoskey stone .is a rock and a fossil, often pebble-shaped, that is composed of a fossilized coral that lived 350 million years ago. The rocks rounded in the surf along the shores of Lake Michigan near Petoskey, Michigan.

THE PETOSKEY STONE Petoskey Stones can be found in the Northern counties of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, (Charlevoix, Emmet, Cheboygan, Presque Isles and Alpena Counties). They are found along beaches,...

HAND POLISHING A PETOSKEY MADE EASY & MORE!

THE PETOSKEY STONE Petoskey Stones can be found in the Northern counties of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, (Charlevoix, Emmet, Cheboygan, Presque Isles and Alpena Counties).

Beachcombing for Petoskey stones in Michigan is summertime fun and a treasure hunter's delight. Find out more about the ultimate Michigan souvenir! USA

Beachcombing for Petoskey Stones in Michigan - The Ultimate Souvenir

Beachcombing for Petoskey stones in Michigan is summertime fun and a treasure hunter's delight. Find out more about the ultimate Michigan souvenir!

Petoskey stones! The Michigan state stone!!

Petoskey Stones, the state stone of Michigan, are fossilized coral resulting from glaciation and are often polished to reveal the beautiful pattern of the 6 sided coral colonies. Here is a Petoskey stone & Charlevoix stone.

Petoskey isn't the only stone on the beach, and the Lake Michigan shoreline from South Haven to St. Joseph offers wonderful stones for rock collectors. Here are the names of some of those commonly found on Southwest Michigan beaches. Thanks to Patti Oakland of Seaswept Designs in Kalamazoo for identifying the stones and sharing her collections.

Collectible rocks of Southwest Lake Michigan beaches

Petoskey isn't the only stone on the beach, and the Lake Michigan shoreline from South Haven to St. Joseph offers wonderful stones for rock collectors. Here are the names of some of those commonly found on Southwest Michigan beaches. Thanks to Patti Oakland of Seaswept Designs in Kalamazoo for identifying the stones and sharing her collections.

Petoskey Stones are the fossilized remains of a coral that grew in Michigan 350 million years ago.  									Petoskey means "rays of rising sun" in Indian. This stone is found nowhere else in the world.

Petoskey Stones are the fossilized remains of a coral that grew in Michigan 350 million years ago. Petoskey means "rays of rising sun" in Indian. Oh gosh I saw so many of these when I lived Up North Michigan

Petosky Stone on the beach -- Petosky stones are only found in Michigan!  Featured in the Leelanau Enterprise ...

Petosky Stone on the beach -- Petosky stones are only found in Michigan! My husband & I love walking the beach looking for Petosky Stones!

Petoskey Stone - okay, so this is not technically a place or a space, but something found only in one of my favorite places...

Grandpa Shorter's is a northern Michigan gift store specializing in Petoskey Stones and other unique Michigan themed gifts since

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