Van Buren State Park

23960 Ruggles Road,
South Haven, MI 49090
Pure Michigan Pledge
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Situated on the shores of Lake Michigan, Van Buren State Park has one mile of sandy beach and high dune formations. It’s the perfect place to lounge on the beach, walk through woodland trails and enjoy a picnic lunch. Located three miles south of South Haven, the campground is only minutes away from local shops and restaurants. Some campsites with 50 amp service. Metal detecting area.

The day-use area has picnic tables and grills, a picnic shelter and two modern restroom buildings. Lake Michigan provides a great area for swimming and a beautiful beach for sunbathing.

If you bring a pet please be aware that they are allowed only in specified areas not on the beach within the state park boundaries. Your pet must be on a six-foot leash and clean-up is required. Pets may not be left unattended at any time and are not allowed in any park buildings.

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Van Buren Trail State Park
Beach combing at Van Buren State Park
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