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sand and birds

We were there in November and it was a nice day out. IT was fun to walk the boardwalk and the... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Kkbwmn
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Ft wayne
Fall Saturday drive

While staying in Three Oaks for a wedding weekend, we had most of our Saturday open and decided to... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
scooterpieMinnesota
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Owatonna, Minnesota
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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

This beach is always so peaceful, and so pretty. We usually make a trip once or twice a year out here, usually in colder non swimming months, but regardless there are views that are always amazing and a very quiet beach. Take the hike up...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank izzyalberson
Reviewed February 12, 2019

We were there in November and it was a nice day out. IT was fun to walk the boardwalk and the beach, Lots of gulls that day. Families playing in the sand. I will go back again.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kkbwmn
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Well located public beach and parking lot for public access... we stopped by in December...(not the best beach weather)... But looks nice! Clean ... and great views of the lake!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank john6611
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Spent the day here with the extended family while on vacation. We all (ages 1 to 60) had a great time. Lots of space, beautiful sandy beach, and popular to all tourists.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MittenTrvlr
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by to see the beach. It was chilly and windy with a temp of 45 degrees. Nice looking beach with a great sunset.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank roberttK5588KI
Reviewed September 23, 2018

While staying in Three Oaks for a wedding weekend, we had most of our Saturday open and decided to drive around the area a bit. We had relatives staying in New Buffalo so thought we'd go visit them and take in the sights. This was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank scooterpieMinnesota
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Beach is right off of down town area. Great sun sets. Food concessions open during summer season. Nice trail above beach offer nice views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SummerHomeII
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great little beach perfect for walking along in the evening and viewing the spectacular sunsets. Parking is limited and expensive, but the little park on the beach is nice, and it's walking distance from town. As with all beaches, the amount of trash present depends...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Kristen N
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Beach was nice, clean sand, had a blast burying the kids... only partly. The sand is a little gritty, but I guess when you get out into the water a little ways, it gets really fine. It was a beautiful day, nobody there was rowdy,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank re34646
Reviewed August 27, 2018

One of my favorite local beaches. Lots of sand, cute town, area is clean. My only complaint would be the bathrooms. They need more stalls and a remodel to include changing stalls because people change in the bathroom stalls which makes the line move very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank siczlo
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Katie W
July 17, 2018|
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Response from TrophyWives | Reviewed this property |
Not 100 percent sure but we didn’t see any dogs,
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Trey D
June 1, 2018|
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Response from Mik A | Reviewed this property |
Andrea, I think they may have markers for swimming out into the lake because of the boats and it seems that the body boards are allowed.
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memom51256
July 5, 2017|
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Response from shrewdgrud | Reviewed this property |
I would guess parking lot is aprox. 100 yards from the Lake Michigan beach, with a wooden path on top of the sand for walking ease for most of the way. There is a boat channel and somewhat of a beach that is closer but is... More
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