lake-michigan-parkThis major publicly owned stretch of shoreline dune lies between Pere Marquette and Kruse Parks. It adjoins the dog beach at its southern end and offers fire pits, a rescue board with water safety/lifesaving equipment, portable restrooms, ample parking and access to the Lakeshore Trail in three spots. The area is characterized by sandy beaches and high steeply ascending dunes which run behind the Lakeshore Trail. Dunes are generally grass covered on their western faces and heavily wooded on the backside.

Land Area: 65.5 acres

Surrounding Land Use: residential, recreational, protected dunes

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