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Great hole-in-the-wall beach

Small county beach on Lake Michigan. Out of the way and not packed. Beautiful beach. Used by quite... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2019
Saginaw, Michigan
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Nice park with beautiful beach. Small sites.

We were on site 5 and we had one neighbors fireplace 3 feet from our camper and the neighbor on the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Curt T
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8355 Meinert Park Rd, Montague, MI 49437-8705
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Lake Michigan saved our family weekend of camping! The sites are narrow and tough to back in with a large RV. Could hardly pull our car off the road at our tent site which was right next to our RV. They had a small parking...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

Small county beach on Lake Michigan. Out of the way and not packed. Beautiful beach. Used by quite a few kite boarders, but they mind themselves and stay away from swimmers and are fu. To watch. Costs $5 to get in. There are bathrooms there...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This beach was quiet on a late September afternoon, the wind was blowing, the waves were rolling, and the clouds added drama to the vista. Lake Michigan's beauty can be appreciated whatever the weather.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kate C
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We were on site 5 and we had one neighbors fireplace 3 feet from our camper and the neighbor on the other side had their laundry right next to our fire pit. The bathrooms were clean and the park was quiet.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curt T
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This beach was close to our campground and on our way home. It is a lovely sandy warm beach not overrun with people. There's parking and a bathroom with running water, but no changing area and a foot washing spigot outside the bathroom. It's a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Have gone to this park throughout my life and that's a long time. It is always beautiful and clean. Lake Michigan is a beautiful lake and fun to swim and play in and around, but make sure you know what to do in case of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Meinert Park has great trail areas nearby, picnic spots, pleasant beach walks, and benches to rest and take in the views. The sad part is the warning signs about ecoli testing and Little Flower Creek which emphasizes the need to protect our beaches and natural...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank 360mechelles
Reviewed December 6, 2017

A little of paradise in the middle of nowhere. Located between Rothbury and Montague, about 15 minutes from either of them. This is a great place to take the kids for a day. The dunes aren't as high as Silver Lake or Saugatuck, and lead...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Laurin J
Reviewed August 18, 2017

This was a fairly beautiful beach good for an early June stroll ...practically deserted. Restful and inspiring.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank mtkaufman02
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This beach and park is located at the end of Fruitvale rd. in Montague. With Lake Michigan water levels being up the beach is smaller but still one of the best in the area. Great location as you don't have walk along ways to get...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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