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Address: 23400 Dam Road, Benzonia, MI
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This Dam is use for fishing access and fish spawn runs also drop location...

This Dam is use for fishing access and fish spawn runs also drop location for canoeing and kayaking. A motel/resort is also found right next to Dam and currently not listed in your Data. See "rusticresort.net" for more information.

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It's a dam

Not really sure how to rate this... It's a dam. It is doing a very good job being a dam. If you go, expect to see a dam. Have fun finding it, since it is GPS resistant.. however... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
EPB30
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Illinois
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Illinois
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Not really sure how to rate this... It's a dam. It is doing a very good job being a dam. If you go, expect to see a dam. Have fun finding it, since it is GPS resistant.. however, it's on Dam Road, which can provide you with endless jokes if you have the sense of humor of a 12 year... More 

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1 Thank EPB30
Marysville, Michigan
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5 reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2015

In July this place is just beautiful. I love the sound of the water over the small dam. Seen some interesting birds in the bushes by the dam. Stayed a week one year in July at Rustic Resort which is right next to it. Couldn't stay the following year because the people that do the fireworks in Frankfort booked everything... More 

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Eastland, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2014

This is a beautiful site just to relax and enjoy nature. Rustic Resort is right by there. It has been newly remodeled. The owners are awesome.

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1 Thank pandaprincess2014
Honor,MI
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Beautiful, noisy, packed with fishermen, fun! I went there to paint a picture, which wasn't easy, since it's in a ravine and darkness comes early.

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Thank Susana G
Honor, Michigan
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58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2013

It's always fun to stop by the dam, just to watch the salmon jump. During the season they can really put on a show. Nice, safe viewing area to get an up-close look. It can be a little tough to find a park place when the fishermen are here, but it's worth a little walk.

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1 Thank tjcachers
Frankfort, Michigan
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2012

You would think you were miles away from anywhere. A beautiful spot to fish or just enjoy the loveliness of the scene.

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1 Thank ROMINTWO
Thompsonville, Michigan
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196 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Not much to do here other than watch the fishermen and watch the fish move upstream. Go when the fish are running and it can really be entertaining! If you go during berry season, you'll drive by a great berry farm on Love Rd. That is definitely worth the stop.

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