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Laketown Beach

6710 142nd Ave., Holland, MI 49423
616.335.3050
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Ranked #13 of 19 Attractions in Holland
Type: Beaches
Most recent review
- Sep 15, 2014
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English first
Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Hello all, This is a secluded and quiet beach. We stayed for 2 hours having a romatic picnic and walk along the shore. There were on a couple other couples. Nothing fancy, simply secluded and quiet.

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This beach was out of the way and felt secluded. The negative is the dune climb. It's a killer if you have beach gear to lug but we thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Use the bathroom before heading here. There are no facilities beachside. There is a port a potty in the parking lot.

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Holland, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Beautiful beach, just south of Holland. Must be able to climb many steps to cross over a huge sand dune. Then climb down to a secluded beach area. Crossing over the dune is half the fun. Gorgeous view once you get to the top. If you like to work out this is an awesome place to come.

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Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This little gem is a beautiful beach! It's a little off the beaten path and hard to find, but once you do, it is beautiful. To access the beach, you will have to walk up and down a ton of stairs over the dune. When you get to the top, before you start your descent, you are rewarded with a... More

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Holland, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

There is not much parking at this Township Park. And there is a hefty fine if you park where you are not supposed to. However, if you get a spot and take the hike up and over the dune on the wood stairs, you will be rewarded with a great view and a lovely day at the beach.

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

the most beautiful pristine and peadeful beach we have ever been to. one has to keep in mind that there are stairs or dunes to climb before one gets to the beach - but it is very much worth it!

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Flint, Michigan
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Let's start out with some positive aspects: -Nice, clean sand (no trash, glass, cigarette butts or anything) -Seems family friendly -Pretty views -The stairs really aren't so bad...don't get me wrong, there are a lot of them, but I brought my tennis shoes ready for the hike of a lifetime and they're simply not that bad. Stairs are very shallow... More

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Big Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Loved the out-of-the way beach on Lake Michigan, but you need to be in good shape to get there! Nearly 350 steps to go up and down!

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Holland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
17 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This is a great beach it is a long hike on the stairs, great views. Parking is limited, private beach for residents of Laketown

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Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

The first picnic lunch of the year at a beach that was new to us. Very clean and family friendly. Put on your hiking shoes and climb to the top if you wish.. or just find a quiet place and enjoy the day.

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