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Markin Glen County Park

5300 North Westnedge Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI
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Ranked #6 of 10 Attractions in Kalamazoo
Type: Parks
Most recent review
- Sep 2, 2014
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Jacksonville, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a very well-designed and well maintained facility. They have a very nice swimming beach on one of the two lakes, and fishing for bass and sunfish is good in both of the lakes. There's a pair of swans that mate and nest here every year, and add to the beauty of the lakes. The campsites are all fully... More

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Holland, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This was a great park. Everything was clean and the staff was nice. The trees in the campground might be small yet but it really wasn't a problem. The beach was nice and the fishing was good. Nice trails to walk or ride a bike. We will definitely be back.

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North Muskegon, Michigan
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Loved this park. Only complaint is a locked gate made access to KRVT harder that it should have been for our bike rides while camped at the campground. There was a large variety of wildlife here and easy fishing access at the lakes. Nice walkway around the grounds with facilities that were in great shape. Employees were friendly but could... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

was there in summer on a hot night. Kids seemed to have fun splashing around. I was unsure of the water quality so didn't jump in ? was there in winter for a sports event, and it was great fun.

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Lawton, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

New to the area we went several times this summer when we wanted a place to swim. It was pretty clean. No complaints there. The water was absolutely freezing, but that was also nice on a hot day. We had considered possibly camping there overnight for fun, but then we looked at the camping sites.... that's why I couldn't give... More

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Amsterdam
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Camped here several times-full hookups, clean bathrooms, and reasonable prices. For recreation: Tennis courts, bike trails, swimming, and sandy beach. Requires moderate admission for day visit.

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kalamazoo
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

small park with a small lake, you could swim on one side and fish on the other, it also had a walking trail, play area and an RV area

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