Grand Haven City Beach

Located along Harbor Avenue south of Grand Haven State Park on Lake Michigan, City Beach Park is approximately 19.6 acres. This is a primarily public beach of approximately 3,250 lineal feet. Leashed dogs are allowed on the City owned beach before and after the summer swimming season and year-round south of the swim buoys to the City limits (south of Grand Avenue). Dogs are not allowed north of the southernmost swim buoy during the summer. See signs for specifics. Many special events are held in the park, including sand castle building contests, kite events, pole vaulting, and beachfront weddings. The City Beach parking lot is also a prime Lake access point for surfers, kite surfers, paddle boards and kayaks. Amenities and Facilities • Sand Beach ● ADA Beach Access Walkway • Buoy Marked Swim Area ● Viewing Deck and Stairway • Parking ● Leashed Dogs in Established Areas • Restroom Facility ● Picnic Table • Connected to Grand Haven Waterfront Trail

City Beach Info

Contact Information


S. Harbor Drive

Grand Haven, MI 49417

Driving Directions

Phone: (616) 842-3210


Location of Grand Haven City Beach

Map of Michigan