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Address: Bay View Avenue & South State Avenue, Alpena, MI

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Great Park!

This is a great place on Lake Huron! We went for a short walk along the beach after a long ride. A nice place to unwind!

Reviewed 24 October 2016
LaGrange, Georgia
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LaGrange, Georgia
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115 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a great place on Lake Huron! We went for a short walk along the beach after a long ride. A nice place to unwind!

Thank aregier
Clawson, Michigan
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16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Nice park. Beach was clean, water was warmer. Bathrooms /changing area available and there is also a playground.

Thank Marian P
Bay City, Michigan
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I am a Budding Photographer, This beach is a dream for any pro or budding photographer!!!The sunrises and sun sets are breath taking!!!

Thank MinasMom
Elkins, West Virginia
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

WE went down to the beach three times during our visit. The first two days were a little cold but the third was a beautiful warm day. My kids swam in the water - too cold for me. But they could walk out quite a ways in the water. They loved the beach and had a blast

Thank debrag718
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Nice, well kept beach. Looks like it is constantly maintained but sand still a bit rocky. Water was very clean & clear. Large play structures & swings for kids. Pavillion area & bathrooms available. Would go again.

Thank Dana Y
Alpena, Michigan
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173 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Back in the day, there was a drive in restaurant called Starlite. the City owned the waterfront & for reasons known only tp God decided to move the main park there from Mich-e-ke-wis park/beach a block further south. They have invested a lot of taxpayer money to make it look beautiful. The lawn is great. The bathrooms are top Dollar.... More 

Milford, Michigan, United States
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184 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A beautiful beach and a place to meditate. There is some wildlife but the water is usually too cold to swim for very long. At least when I have been there.

Thank Phillip N
Michigan Center, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Starlite beach is very clean and has a lot of amenities Restrooms are always clean there are lots of benches to rest and it has a really nice play ground for kids. The sandy area is a little short but its ok. it is a nice place to swim or catch some sun. There are several restaurants near by some... More 

Thank Mario M
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This beach is very convenient and has all of the modern amenities people expect with a beach. The sandy area is not very large but the lakes are high this year from what I hear. There are two rocky areas to walk over before it gets deep and it is shallow for a long way. This makes it a great... More 

Thank Liza M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2015

They rake the sand every morning and make it wet. Who wants to lay in wet sand? Also, if it's nice out, it's busy. Then there really isn't anywhere to lay down, unless it's in the grass in the park behind the beach. Parking is awful.

Thank Victoria A

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