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Joni's Beach

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Tiny but sweet beach

This is a tiny but very sweet beach just down the road from main street in La Pointe. Good for... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2017
Sonja K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
A Place to Relax

We needed a parking place and we found it here at Joni’s beach, right in front of the house of our... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2016
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
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May 20, 2018
“Marathon friendly”
Sep 1, 2017
“Tiny but sweet beach”
Small public sandy swimming beach with dock, picnic shelter, playground, and seasonal restrooms. Great place to just sit and relax.
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677 Main Street, La Pointe, WI 54850
+1 715-747-6913
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

The staff & locals did an awesome job making the beach a great place to start and finish a marathon.

Thank katebackstrom
Reviewed September 1, 2017

This is a tiny but very sweet beach just down the road from main street in La Pointe. Good for skipping rocks and building sandcastles (kids). The best thing is is, there are gorgeous sunsets here, and it's quiet and peaceful at this time of...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2016

We needed a parking place and we found it here at Joni’s beach, right in front of the house of our kayak instructor. We enjoyed the flowers and relaxed on the bench, watching the waves. There was quite a breeze and the sand was quite...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Ben S, Manager at Joni's Beach, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2016

Joni's Beach is indeed a great spot to relax and take a break. We're glad you enjoyed your time here and found it to be a pleasant experience. Thank you for your compliments and we hope you return!

Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This beach is located right in town, great location for a quick swim. If you are looking to spend the day at the beach, you really want to head over to the town park! It's amazing and free!

1  Thank Cj7148
Reviewed July 30, 2016

This was a good place for your group to venture out from. It's about 1/2 mile from the Ferry and is within walking distance. The island has lots of history for history buffs, but the beaches can be duplicated on the mainland at Bayfield, Washburn,...More

Thank brockrooster
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Very nice spot and has a view of Lake Superior that is fantastic. Make sure you stop here for a look on the island.

Thank mcdonapa
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Stopped here to enjoy a picnic along the shore of Lake Superior. Very pleasant! Clean. Restrooms nearby. Beach nearby. Shops nearby. Nice parking lot. Great views. Convenient.

Thank lmsgroup
Reviewed June 12, 2016

This little beach is just a few blocks from the ferry. Too bad the lake it just about always too cold for swimming! Still nice to sit and watch the boats!!

Thank Gracie99
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Nice little -- and I stress LITTLE -- beach just down the road from the main business area. Clean beach it rocky and not much to look at.

Thank Mary A
Reviewed May 23, 2015

Joni's Beach is a park area, along Main Street, on Madeline Island. A nice sandy beach, with a playground area, and restroom facilities.

Thank Paul W
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