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Beautiful lake front

People coming to our beach/lake front for the first time are impressed....our natural wonder. Many... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debbie M
Lots of things to do

Cool little lake town area. I have never been to Michigan city before be we will be back for sure... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Nashville, Tennessee
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“splash pad”(14 reviews)
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115 Lake Shore Dr, Michigan City, IN 46360-3256
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People coming to our beach/lake front for the first time are impressed....our natural wonder. Many great restaurants located within walking distance as well as the zoo and splash pad.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Cool little lake town area. I have never been to Michigan city before be we will be back for sure. Many cool things to check out in the immediate area especially for little ones. Zoo, Park, Marina, Lake beach and open space. Be prepared to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LoneTraveler401
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The park is near the zoo, marina and beach. Big trees to picnic under. You can walk around the marina and I think to the beach

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim L
Reviewed 2 October 2018

beautiful park and beach, very windy day so lots of kiteboarders to watch! We came after labor day so water park was closed

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dresden J
Reviewed 22 September 2018

For years the Michigan City lakefront was a seedy mess. Not true anymore. Wow. Beautiful beaches. Plenty of parking. Modern, clean facilities. Perfect for families and sun worshipers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Svensota
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This park is $7 to get in but you can park rt on the beach if it's not a holiday or an event going on. The beach is large and the sand is clean. There are 2 sets of restrooms. There is also a splash...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jzpurdue
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The park is right on Lake Michigan so the view is greeat. The park was okay. We do enjoy seeing the holiday decorations at Christmas time.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank set2go52
Reviewed 10 September 2018

There are not many things to do or places to eat in the park (and they mostly work o summertime), but if you decide to visit Michigan city, you should definitely stop by and try one of the boat tours. I took the boat for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were here on August 31st and had a great time. The beach was very nice and well kept for the number of people there. I do wish the bathroom area was nicer. We did not visit the zoo or splash pad, the kids had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SafireDrms
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This park has one of the best beaches along the southern shore of Lake Michigan. In most areas the beach is at least 200 yards deep in spite of the fact that the lake is at a high level this year. There is a nominal...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jon B
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Clar I
19 August 2018|
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Response from TATU67 | Reviewed this property |
There is a cement patio area right next to the parking lot, before you enter the sand. I have seen people using portable gas grills on the cement patio.
11 July 2018|
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Response from falcon62 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know of anywhere on the beach itself to rent jet skis. As others have said, you might want to Google rentals.