Nestled on the shore of Lake Michigan, we find a refuge called Ludington. A place that remembers the taste of fresh ice cream dripping in the sun, the laughter of kids coming in off the lake, the echo of the wooden dock under our bare feet. It's still here waiting for you.
Getaway to Ludington, Michigan and take a ride on the S.S. Badger Ferry
Pure Ludington has a great variety of things to do, but there is one constant -- friendly small-town charm and locals who are truly glad you came. You'll find our beaches, lakes, rivers, trails, lighthouses and unspoiled dunes are the perfect setting for the full spectrum of outdoor recreation. Take a trip across deep blue waters or welcome the historic S.S. Badger with a friendly wave as it heads back in to port as the sun sets each evening. Enjoy miles of sugary sandy shores of Lake Michigan and head north to one of Michigan's most popular state parks, Ludington State Park. Reel in the "Big One" while charterboat fishing on Lake Michigan or cast a line from land. Come experience for yourself, the beauty and charm of Pure Ludington.
Check out what's happening in Ludington. With street festivals, fishing tournaments, art fairs and farm markets, we have something that will tickle anyone's fancy.
Take a relaxing and fun, cross-lake connection, on the S.S. Badger from Manitowoc, WI to Ludington, MI.
Download the Pure Ludington mobile app on your smartphone and have a tour guide of the area in the palm of your hands. Get best places to eat, sleep and play with step-by-step directions.
Stay near the beach, in a downtown inn or a cabin overlooking the lake, Ludington has all the accommodations that will best suit your needs. Check out our discounted room rates and enticing packages to make your stay even more enjoyable.
Walk the white sand beaches of Lake Michigan, view the scenic dunes, or take in cultural opportunities. Ludington provides the perfect place to explore.
The Ludington Area is a recreation enthusiast's haven. Ludington State Park is one of Ludington's largest attractions, as it is a year-round destination for camping, hiking, biking, fishing and more! With over 2,000 miles of streams, three rivers and 40 inland lakes, and of course Lake Michigan, there is plenty of water to explore!
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Unique shopping and excellent dining will make a memorable experience while in Ludington.
With over 150 breweries and brewpubs across the state, Michigan has the perfect pour for those looking to expand their horizons and savor every sip.
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