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Saugatuck Dunes State Park

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Address: 2213 Ottawa Beach Dr., Saugatuck, MI 49424
Phone Number: 616-399-9390
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Activities: Skiing
Description: The park's 850 acres include a beach, dunes and cross-country ski trails.

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The beach...

Nice walk from the parkinglot trough the forest, about one kilometer on well kept trails. Great sandy beach with few others at 10 am on a Monday. Well worth the tavel and park fee.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

if they had called this 'beach park' and then we found a dune we woulda thought it was cool. but dunes park raised the bar expectation wise. The forest is real pretty and you do end up at a lake, just don't expect a grand dune adventure.

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Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Nice walk from the parkinglot trough the forest, about one kilometer on well kept trails. Great sandy beach with few others at 10 am on a Monday. Well worth the tavel and park fee.

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Chatham, Illinois
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44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful place, maybe in my top 3 places I've ever been. Quiet and you get the place to yourself even in high season. It's quite a hike to the beach, and back, but worth it.

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Shawnee Mission, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We hiked up over the dunes through a beautiful forest and in about 20 minutes, ended up with an incredible view of Lake Michigan in front of us!! There was a beach there that was not crowded at all. Wish we could have spent more time there. We recommended this place to several of our family members and they all... More 

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Holland, Michigan
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We truly enjoyed our afternoon spent at the park. Loved the fact it was just trails with no boardwalk or stairs. The hike through the forest was good exercise and very pretty. The view of Lake Michagan, when we cam out of the forest, was spectacular. The trails were not at all crowded and the forest and park area seemed... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Saugatuck Dunes State Park is a natural treasure. Nearly a half-mile of unspoiled Lake Michigan beach to see, stroll and sunbathe. But the only way to get there is to hike one of several trails, the shortest about a quarter-mile through the forested dunes. With the beach, these trails are the park's main attractions. It's a good idea to familiarize... More 

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Carleton, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Was an exceptional joy spending about four hours hiking in and around the forests, wildlife, sand dunes and beaches of Saugatuck Dunes State Park.

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Beautiful Dunes, Great Lake Michigan Beaches. Clean restrooms and a well kept area. Great wildlife and overall since of peace when walking and enjoy a true natures beauty. A park for all 4 Seasons.

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Rochester, Michigan
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

despite being there at an awkward, between-season time (most of the snow was gone but no leaves were on the trees yet), my boyfriend and I greatly enjoyed our little hike to the beach. the woods were absolutely majestic and it was easy to see how splendid they would look in the summer. the beach and the dunes were stunning.... More 

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Saugatuck, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This diverse park has many marked and unmarked trails for both hikers and casual strollers, as well as cross country ski and bike trails. Many lead out to beautiful beaches on Lake Michigan. There are several outhouses, and tables for picnicking. No overnight camping.

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Address: Address: 2213 Ottawa Beach Dr., Saugatuck, MI 49424
Phone Number: 616-399-9390
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck

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