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Address: Muskegon, MI
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Love it here. Never crowded and you can bring your dog.

I have been here a few times and have never been disappointed. I love the dog beach. Watching dogs of all breeds jump through the surf is a great way to spend an hour or two... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

I have been here a few times and have never been disappointed. I love the dog beach. Watching dogs of all breeds jump through the surf is a great way to spend an hour or two. There are steps you can climb to get a great view of Lake Michigan. There are benches to relax on as you climb the... More 

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have two dogs; this park has a dog beach which allows me to walk them off-leash. They are in dog heaven; they both think they are so important--lol. As long as everyone picks up after their dogs (most do), the beach is clean and litter free; there are both steps and ramp from the parking area to the beach.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Our cockapoo loved playing with his new doggy friends on the beach. My kids loved climbing the sand dunes. It was a hit with everyone.

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Jackson, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Spectacular day on a beautiful beach exclusively for our Chocolate Labrador ! We are very appreciative of the Muskegon County Parks for this beach access!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This park is a hidden gem near Lake Michigan. There is a nice playground for the kids and nice bathroom and picnic facilities. You can climb up to the top of the dune on nice walkways and have a wonderful view of the lake. Well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Like farther down in the shore, this beach was very clean - even though it is a dog-friendly beach. My puppy had the time of his life. It was great being able to take him to a place where we all had fun. Will definitely be heading back there!

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detroit
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Instead of entering the park at official entrance, select the last parking spot on beach street. The walk is flat and only 50 yards to the dog section from Pere Marquette beach. Beach is fantastic. Large area for dogs and owners. Shallow when first in the water. Dogs run unleashed. Everyone is friendly and considerate with their dogs and yours.... More 

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

My friend and I bring our dogs here every few weeks and really love the area. When you first come into the park you'll walk down a winding trail or steps to the beach area with signs pointing to where you can have your dogs. It is a bit different from other dog beaches in that there are no fences.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

This is my absolute favorite place to go swimming, walking, hiking, picnicking and you name it. Off the beaten path yet not, lol. I could go here every day. I love the steps and the view :)

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Oswego, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I have two four year old Border Collies who love the beach and water. They chase the waves and run up and down the beach. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you for providing such a wonderful space. Dog owners are frequently unwelcome. It is really great to have this first class beach as a place where we can take our... More 

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Address: Address: Muskegon, MI
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon

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