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First Street Beach

1st Street at Lake Michigan, Manistee, MI
+1 231-723-4051
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Great beach

Clean, sandy beach. Pavilion for changing with outdoor shower area. Concession stand, plenty of... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Soozie E
Columbiaville, Michigan
via mobile
Beautiful Sunsets year around

Great place to walk the shoreline of Lake Michigan. You can walk the pier, Fishing cleaning, dog... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
The Lumberjack I
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“snack bar” (6 reviews)
1st Street at Lake Michigan, Manistee, MI
+1 231-723-4051
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Clean, sandy beach. Pavilion for changing with outdoor shower area. Concession stand, plenty of places to sit. Playground adjacent with nice dog run. Good place to spend some time relaxing for a couple hours.

Thank Soozie E
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Great place to walk the shoreline of Lake Michigan. You can walk the pier, Fishing cleaning, dog park, River walk adjoins. Play grounds, basketball and grills with picnic area. Pure Michigan delight!

Thank The Lumberjack I
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Spent a wonderful afternoon at this beach....it's so nice! love the walkway out to get out closer to the water without having to walk in the hot sand.

Thank Jody169
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Lake Michigan is beautiful! This was a pristene clean beach. The water was clean, not rocky.. The sand was clean. There is a building with restrooms etc.

Thank AlexandBunnie
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Lots or room to lounge and swim. Take a stroll along beach and go out on pier to watch boats and fishermen. Has bathrooms, food available along with firepits.Both beaches are excellent.

Thank tzientekfountain
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The lake levels are high but the Lake Michigan beaches are still the best! We liked the Ludington beach a little better, but First Street was a great place to spend the day.

Thank Wanderer562014
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Great big sandy beach on Lake Michigan. Wonderful beach experience. Wonderful place to see a sunset or to enjoy the sun and have a picnic.

Thank Hanigs113
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We spent an afternoon here, long enough to get sunburned! There is a nice Beach House, with a snack bar, showers, and locker/dressing rooms. An adjacent playground looks like it would be fun for kids. A walkway extends from the Beach House out to the...More

Thank lloyd w
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Grew up in the area and returned with my family. We were not disappointed! This is a great beach with clean facilities and lots of options for the family!

Thank Bjjanisz
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This beach is beautiful! However, you cannot get to the lighthouse from this side. They have a concession stand....and a small park. The beaches are clean...and sandy!

1  Thank elizabethw001
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