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Grand Haven Lighthouse and Pier

Grand Haven State Park, 1001 Harbor Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417
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Under construction

Nice boardwalk along the Grand River ending at Lake Michigan. Very end of Pier with lighthouse... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jscott2800
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Broadview Heights, Ohio
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Closed

We drove for over 2 hours to come see the pier because the the pictures are so beautiful and it was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Eliz H
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  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“nice walk” (40 reviews)
“lake michigan” (63 reviews)
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Grand Haven State Park, 1001 Harbor Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice boardwalk along the Grand River ending at Lake Michigan. Very end of Pier with lighthouse being restored. A few shops and fast food stands along walk.

Thank Jscott2800
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We drove for over 2 hours to come see the pier because the the pictures are so beautiful and it was closed for construction. Nowhere on Grand Haven's visitor page or the State Parks website did it say anything about construction. There wasn't even a...More

Thank Eliz H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped here to stretch our legs on a trip up to Sleeping Bear Dunes. It was a nice clean beach but the walk to the lighthouse was under construction. The construction sign said construction would be complete in "201_" so it...More

Thank Corinne L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pier has been under construction for over a year now. Not sure the cat walk part of it will be very appealing when they finally get it done.

Thank Tamlbrook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up here, but never miss a chance to visit! The sunsets are gorgeous and the people watching is good too! A must do!!! Seriously...

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This area is closed due to renovation , I think as per my Knowledge it would be reopen During next year January

Thank PalKoushik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Currently the Lighthouse and Pier are undergoing massive renovation but when they are completed it should be a wonderful sight. As the signs say--be careful of the waves on a windy day.

1  Thank 132gardener
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a great place to walk. You're among the waves, the swimmers and the constant boaters, leaving or entering the channel. Many will blow their horns or wave at you. fisherman on the pier are eager to show you what they catch and the pier...More

Thank wayne116
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is probably one of the best places in Michigan to walk the sunset! We came in the winter and the path was icy, so we had to step carefully. But it was worth it for the amazing view that we had, with the lighthouse...More

Thank Patri P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Been coming for over 25 years with family and friends. It's nice to see the pier is getting renovated.

Thank Sarah R
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Steve G
6 July 2017|
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Response from DutchMafia8150 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the legality but I've seen lots of dogs out there. I'd use a leash to be safe.
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BeeJayDee66
7 April 2017|
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Response from bjearth | Reviewed this property |
July of 2017 (hopefully)
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JEFFREY S
29 November 2016|
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Response from brooklyne | Reviewed this property |
Catwalk is gone till maybe next summer You can still walk on the pier just no lights
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