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Pere Marquette Park

1601 Beach St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1091
+1 231-755-5022
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Very Beautiful Even in the Cold Months

I stayed for business in Muskegon in March 2017. After my classes, I decided to visit the park as I... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Kaycee M
This is a nice park to see the sunrise.

lots of sand and a nice view. Nice pier to walk out to the light house. Plenty of parking... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
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“lake michigan” (73 reviews)
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1601 Beach St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1091
+1 231-755-5022
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I stayed for business in Muskegon in March 2017. After my classes, I decided to visit the park as I haven't seen this area of Lake Michigan. It was a very windy day, winds of over 80 MPH, which provided very cool waves. Even though...More

Thank Kaycee M
Reviewed 7 October 2017

lots of sand and a nice view. Nice pier to walk out to the light house. Plenty of parking. Bathrooms too

Thank Pzooch50
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the lighthouse and beach on a Saturday and during the week. Both times the beach was practically deserted. The water was calm and clear, and there were many boats on the lake. The Lake Express Ferry pulled into the inlet while we were...More

Thank Hiltin
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is the best Free beach! clean sand, bathrooms, fresh water, free parking, plenty of space, playground, resturant, snack bar, walking pier, photo opportunities, parks near with picnic areas. Beautiful!

Thank ktshe2
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I absolutely love this beach. Perfect for walking, family time, and sunsets. Clean and family friendly.

Thank littlevalleydr
Reviewed 21 September 2017

❤️ this beach. There is a snack bar, restrooms and plenty of parking. Very cool BBQ joint next door.

Thank fidgetykgd
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The Muskegon lake bike trail starts here. Great for seeing the lake. Beach is very quiet during off season

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I have lived in Muskegon most of my life and we have plenty of beautiful beaches around, but Pere Marquette is the largest beach here without a day fee. No permits required. There is always something going on be it kite surfing, paddle boarding, volleyball...More

Thank Michele F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Looking forward to at least one beach day this September. Ill tell you though, the sunsets and sky were magnificent and wave action made for come beautiful photographs. Wonderful palace to walk and see lots pf people enjoying the water.

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

It is a very good place to go with the pere u can walk and the sandy beaches play grounds for kids u can watch boats go in and out a place just to relax

Thank Karen N
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Questions & Answers
23 July 2017|
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Response from Joe S | Reviewed this property |
Yes - I saw several of them there.
22 June 2017|
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Response from Bruce L | Reviewed this property |
Many people fish off the pier or off the near by channel wall.
30 September 2016|
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Response from paularenagarcia | Reviewed this property |
Shoreline Inn is a nice place. Holiday Inn is close by. If your into camping we have beautiful state parks near by. I would check with VRBO or airbnb.