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Pere Marquette Park

1601 Beach St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1091
+1 231-755-5022
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The kids loved the miles of sand. Water was clean enough to dip in. We walked the beach, spent a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carolyn D
Light House Walk for 4

Beautiful scenery, walking out to light house was well worth the trip. The beaches were clean... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle F
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“clean sand” (9 reviews)
1601 Beach St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1091
+1 231-755-5022
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The kids loved the miles of sand. Water was clean enough to dip in. We walked the beach, spent a lovely few hours.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery, walking out to light house was well worth the trip. The beaches were clean, plenty of amenities for a family of 4 enjoying a picnic. We were pleased to see Muskegon Police also making rounds there. Safe, clean, lovely.

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up in Muskegon and left 25 years ago and still visit the ovals every time I come home. Lake Michigan is beautiful.

1  Thank Janine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very clean and pristine beach to enjoy with your family. There is also a dog beach available for all our 4 legged friends, just south of pere marquette beach. It is all posted.

1  Thank jeannineniemeyer
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This review also includes the lighthouse since I can't find an entry for it. We went down to this beach near sunset to take a look at the lighthouse. Was a bit cool the day we went, but the beach is nice and the views...More

1  Thank James I
Reviewed 5 May 2017

With sugary white sand, the deep blue waters of Lake Michigan, and the nearby red South Pier Lighthouse, this is a beautiful location for a day at the beach. There seems to be a fairly large parking area, and facing west, this would be a...More

1  Thank tgw51
Reviewed 2 May 2017

As a person who grew up close to the beach I may well be a little biased about this beach. Plenty of parking but sometimes a long walk to the water. Most areas have a lifeguard near but keep an eye on the little ones...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely LOVE Pere Marquette! Don't miss the wonderful dog park!🐶 A great place for couples to go for a walk or the whole family....including the dog!

Thank Joayle
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

White sand that goes on and on and the beautiful Lake Michigan that extends for as far as the eye can see. This beach redefined what I thought of when I hear lake beach. This gorgeous beach can easily compete with any along Florida's gulf...More

Thank April L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Grew up in Muskegon, married and moved away for 5 years. Am back now and it's such a gift to be close to this park. The boardwalk provides a nice view and the pier & lighthouse are a great way to experience the Big Lake!

Thank Bruce M
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Are there hotels near by
30 September 2016|
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Response from Colleen M | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the Shoreline Inn in August and liked it so much, I didn't want to leave. There's a lot to do just in the hotel. It's about 6 miles between by bike, 30 minutes or so to ride it.
Do you have to have Park pass
28 August 2016|
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Response from Efren K | Reviewed this property |
No. Free parking and admission.