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Ludington Waterfront Park

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Address: 1122 S William St, Ludington, MI
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Marina and small port with wildlife

Very nice, well-maintained park with marinas alongside, closed to Badger, lots of lake birds, and combination of town, old-industrial, and rustic views. Fully connected by road... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2015
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Springfield, Michigan
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Springfield, Michigan
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed May 12, 2015

Very nice, well-maintained park with marinas alongside, closed to Badger, lots of lake birds, and combination of town, old-industrial, and rustic views. Fully connected by road, sidewalks, and paths to other areas including CG station, lake shore, and breakwater. Interesting sculptures with stories.

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Berea, Kentucky
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed April 30, 2015

There is nothing bad in this tasteful little town. Beautiful, clean beaches, sand dunes, lighthouses, shopping, art, beautiful homes, lots of history, weather was clear and warm.

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Ada, Michigan
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117 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed April 3, 2015

We visited on a cold early spring day in late March 2015. What an interesting variety of sculptures! Also was able to see the Badger in port.

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Thank Mary C
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66 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2015

Very nice park, clean. There is a very nice playground here with a separate play area for small children. There are several statues that all relate to the Ludington area. Also a wonderful place to take a walk. It is bigger than it looks from the parking lot as the park is rather deep. Situated along the water. ..an ideal... More 

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Denver
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575 reviews
244 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Agreed with the other ends about this place. It's cute, nice, and fun to visit. Just an all around neat place. Probably even better in the summer.

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Michigan
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248 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2015

If you have the time and the weather is pleasant take a walk to waterfront park. In fact have a burger or lunch at the Grand then walk to the park. The park is very well maintained, has a nice play area , amphitheater with restrooms. There is no beach at this park (stearns park has the beach) but it... More 

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Ludington, Michigan
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87 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a beautiful park with lots of sculptures, a playground for the kids, the marina is right there and it's the site of a lot of free entertainment. This park is a real gem. It's over by the carferry docks so you have to look for it, but it's really nice. Bring your camera!

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Vicksburg, Michigan
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed January 9, 2015

It is a cute park with a beautiful waterfront. I especially liked walking out on the pier. It is always well kept up and well tended to.

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2014

For anyone who enjoys lighthouses and what it symbolizes, this is the haven: There is a set of lighthouses in this park, which is different from most other places that only have a couple of them within close proximity of each other. I started to count these symbols of guidance and hope as they twinkle in the dark, and really... More 

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Ludington, Michigan
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73 reviews
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Reviewed September 30, 2014

Safe and clean, restrooms and snacks, parking and picnic tables, sun or shade, Ludington's beach has it all. Great for families, singles, swimmers, sun worshippers or people watchers. The most beautiful sunset you'll see anywhere. Bring the camera!

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