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Stearns Park

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Address: Stearns Outer Drive, Ludington, MI 49431
Phone Number: 2138456237
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Clean, relaxing place to enjoy Lake Michigan

Our family of five (2 adults, 3 kids- ages 4, 8 and 12) all enjoyed our time at Stearns Park. We arrived late afternoon, about 3 pm, and the beach was nearly empty. There is free... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Osmom04
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IL
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family of five (2 adults, 3 kids- ages 4, 8 and 12) all enjoyed our time at Stearns Park. We arrived late afternoon, about 3 pm, and the beach was nearly empty. There is free parking available, along with bathrooms, concessions and picnic tables/ benches. We enjoyed splashing in the waves and playing in the sand. We found the... More 

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Parma, Ohio, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just off of Ludington proper. Fee and generous parking, clean bathrooms, concession stand, family friendly. The sand is clean and softer than any I have ever walked on. It's just beautiful here with nice lake breezes. Beautiful water. I would go here again in a heartbeat. You must visit this area!

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Thank Lis K
Grant, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This beach is very clean with plenty of benches to sit on. The rest rooms were clean. The park is nice and shady.

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Rochester, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our family spent a day at Stearns Park and it was beautiful! The Park has free parking, no state park admission fee, beautiful views of Lake Michigan, a concession stand with a great selection, and a walk out to the lighthouse. My son had a great time playing in the water (though a little cold) and digging in the sand.... More 

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Jenison, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our first time visiting Sterns Park. My wife and I were truly taken back by the beautiful and clean beach and crystal-clear water (though pretty cold!). Lots of parking and benches to sit and view the gorgeous sunsets. A wonderful family destination. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking on the beach or the pier never gets old, what a great way to spend a day. the beach is clean, the view terrific, and all age groups enjoy this for free.

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Thank maxine b
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family stopped by here while on a Summer road trip through Michigan. This beach was the cleanest and most scenic that we went to!! We were very impressed! We also walked out to the lighthouse while there. From there your able to really appreciate the views of the shore line! This is a must!!!

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Whitehouse
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this area & Stearns Park is one of my favorite places to relax & enjoy a peaceful evening to watch the sunset.

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Thank Donna S
Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK, we've been to Stearns Park before and that is why we keep coming back. This free beach is well-cared for and has a lot to offer, especially when it comes to having a scenic view. We were there over the 4th of July holiday. The beach was busy, but not over-crowded. On a good day you can hike right... More 

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Crawfordsville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit at the end of highway 10 whether it's as a couple or a family. The beach, the Ludington North Breakwater Light, there is a very nice park just up the road. And, it is an awesome place to watch a sunset.

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