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Ice Caves Popping Up Off Leelanau County Shoreline

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Larger than usual, Leland is seeing ice caves form on Lake Michigan.

Locals also call them ice castles. They say it's been nearly a decade since the ice formations have appeared.

Most agree the ice has never been this big.
 
To get these kinds of formations, we need frigid temperatures and strong winds. 

9&10's Marisa McKay and photojournalist Jared Barraco take you to Leland where you can see the ice caves up close.