Explore Beachtowns in Michigan, experience the"Lake Effect" and dig in the sand anywhere along the 200-mile stretch of Lake Michigan Beaches.
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Beachtowns in Michigan encourage you to call in sick today and come experience the Lake Effect along our 200-mile stretch of sandy Lake Michigan Beaches. We know what it takes to make every day, a day at the beach. Catch up on your stone skipping, build a sandcastle, tackle a dune, sail on a tall ship or charter a fishing expedition, then watch the most spectacular sunset from our sandy front porch. The possibilities are endless along Lake Michigan Beaches—the memory's forever.
So hang the "Gone Fishing" sign on your email box and dig in to the sands of Michigan's Beachtowns. Because the Lake Effect means checking out of the everyday and checking in to Michigan's Beachtowns.
See the Dutch Heritage in the spring as millions of tulips bloom throughout the city, taste it in the delicacies found in shops and eateries and see it in the architecture in downtown Holland.
In Grand Haven you will experience relaxation on area beaches, stroll the boardwalk, shop in the historic downtown or watch the sunset over Lake Michigan.
Saugatuck, voted one of the 25 best shorelines in the world, is nestled among towering sand dunes and attracts artists and patrons of the fine arts.
Muskegon is home to 26 miles of sugar sand beaches and dunes and six miles of wilderness trails for hiking and biking. Whatever the season, you feel the lake effect the moment you arrive.
Come to Southwestern Michigan where you will discover some of the finest beaches on Lake Michigan, award winning wineries, a hand-carved carousel and summer festivals.
The dunes attract more than a million visitors each year. Drive the dunes in your own four wheel drive vehicle, walk or take a tour.
Let your senses awaken as the sun rises, listen to the waves lap upon the shore or gaze over a picture-perfect harbor and historic lighthouse.
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