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Kruse Park

3205 W Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, MI 49441
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Dog Beach

Don't want to vacation at the beach without your best friend? Bring him to Kruse Park. Reachable... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Debbie S
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Muskegon, Michigan
Beautiful Views

This park is very nice and the views are wonderful, especially if you're will to climb some stairs... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
captfrog
,
North Muskegon, Michigan
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“dog beach” (14 reviews)
“dog area” (4 reviews)
“off leash” (3 reviews)
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3205 W Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, MI 49441
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Don't want to vacation at the beach without your best friend? Bring him to Kruse Park. Reachable from the south side of Pere Marquette park or drive to Kruse. Also has walking trails up in the dunes where you can also catch a bench, relax...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This park is very nice and the views are wonderful, especially if you're will to climb some stairs. The beach is sandy, the water inviting and it's one of the few, if not the only, dog friendly beach. We like to take visitors here because...More

Thank captfrog
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Just brought my dog here and he had so much fun. All the dogs were off leash and all played very well together. If the rules about leashes changed than I don't think anyone realized. I know I didn't. They should definitely keep this as...More

Thank nmugler
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great beach, just small. Visited this beach on a sunday in aug and it was beyond slammed with people. One thing has changed on this beach, it is a leashed beach now. It is not suppose to be free range. That being said, there were...More

Thank blakeroat
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is a nice quiet park. The beach is small but pretty clean. There are restrooms and it looks like four covered picnic shelter areas that can be rented from the City or County, not sure how that works.

Thank Allen B
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The dog beach is terrific. Best spot around for an active dog to have some fun in the fresh water. Parking is plentiful. Just don't let the kids wander back into the woods away from the beach, as they may encounter some surprising activities.

3  Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

I brought my dog here so she could spend the day off leash playing in the water. If you don't want to share the beach with dogs, don't come here! People seemed to do their best to keep their dogs on the "dog side" of...More

14  Thank lizmorgan11
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This is the place you (and others) bring their dogs to the beach!! Loved watching the dogs playing and chasing in the water. Some very impressive Canine swimmers and God looking pups show up here!! Get your dog on!!

3  Thank Dave P
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

We knew there was an AREA designated for dogs at this park, we wrongly assumed there were non dog areas. When we first arrived, there was one lady walking 3 dogs on the beach on leash. While I noticed they weren't in the designated dog...More

2  Thank Fastcarsnfreedom
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

Day use park with excellent beach access, picnic areas, and dune stairs. No fees. Main beach area is off limits to dogs. However, the dog beach starts here and runs about 3/4 mile to Pere Marquette Park. This off leash dog area is wonderful with...More

2  Thank Carl S
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butterflyred67
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Response from lizmorgan11 | Reviewed this property |
There are A LOT. I didn't count them, and there are too many to guess. If you're worried about being able to make it up and down the stairs, just know they also have handicap accessible ramps in addition to the stairs.
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