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Hoffmaster State Park

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Address: 6585 Lake Harbor Road, Muskegon, MI 49441
Phone Number: 231 798-3711

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Great place to camp

We stayed here after we left a very bad park. this park was family friendly and everyone was very nice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
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Muskegon, Michigan
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Muskegon, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We stayed here after we left a very bad park. this park was family friendly and everyone was very nice.

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Fruitport, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

It's all of the best of the western Lakeshore rolled into one. There's camping, beautiful beaches and hiking trails. The dunes are fabulous and great for hiking in wooded areas that lead to a spectacular view of lake at the top of the dune. The nature center gives information about all trails, wildlife and there are guides available to give... More 

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Muskegon, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I love hiking in the moss lined trails but they are super badly marked. Bring a charged cell phone and GPS the well worn path you are on my not be the Homestead Trail.

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Norton Shores, Michigan
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27 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My husband and I visit Hoffmaster several times a year to hike, sometime with our dog and sometimes without. We usually get lost and always enjoy ourselves! Last year we ended up taking a trail that ended up at a beautiful beach. I'm not sure if we can replicated it, but Hoffmaster is always wonderful! Regarding dogs in the park... More 

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Wonderful beach, there are some stairs to climb to the beach, very relaxing place to take the kids or for a couple. Nice place to take walks and they have a small visitor center.

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I like the combo of a beach/dunes/walking trails. I never stayed in a campsite, but have spent many afternoons sunbathing and watching the boots go by. The parking area is large and the bathrooms at the entrance are convenient. No concession stands, though.

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Muskegon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Longer walk to the beach from parking through woodsy path, stairs down the dune edge to the wide beach. Much less crowded than the more well known beaches in Grand Haven, Holland etc but probably more beautiful and spacious. Nature walks through woods dunes and quiet hollows are worth a separate trip all by themselves at most any time of... More 

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Lapa, PR
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Oak Wilt disease has killed the trees in the camp ground. Haven't been there, but the pictures look real bad.

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Muskegon Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This park is huge and wonderful place to get forests and beach. Located right on Lake Michigan you can go to the beach but they also have wonderful trails through the woods. Bathrooms are available.

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Muskegon, Michigan
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Everything from the entrance to the long winding trails make this a park with great adventure! Hiking is my favorite thing to do here and there are lots if different trails to go on. The beach is beautiful and goes on and on for miles. It is by far one if the nicest, cleanest parks in West Michigan!

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