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“Nice beach for sun tan”
Review of Oak Street Beach

Oak Street Beach
Ranked #68 of 688 things to do in Chicago
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Owner description: Great place for water sports and biking.
Reviewed May 14, 2013

my hotel was two blocks away from the beach. We grab some snacks and towels there for sun tan. But its good though, after we play at the beach, we can just walk back to hotel in 5 mins for showers. After shower we can stop by Cheesecake Factory to have to a delicious dinner. That was a wonderful day.

3  Thank Mieah C
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Reviewed May 12, 2013

Lake Michigan is nasty water, with all the waste that Milwaukee dumps and gets down to us, not to mention nasty Indiana. I would not go in the water here, and haven't for 20 plus years.

1  Thank startedthepuzzle
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Reviewed April 23, 2013

Love the sand in my toes...the volleyball players...all the constant people watching on the bike path full of joggers, bikers and bladers...

2  Thank mooresy2
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

Growing up in Chicago this was our beach. Good area, lots of things to do on the beach or along the path.

1  Thank anneh930
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Reviewed February 27, 2013

With the lake in front of you and the Mag Mile behind you this is the best the city has to offer in the summer. Views are stunning. Chair and bike rentals, outdoor casual cafe and takeout counter make this a great summer destination. As you would expect it is very popular and crowded in good weather. Bike path which rims the beach is congested. Take care crossing.

2  Thank Go_Ask_Eddie
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