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Lake St. Clair Metropark

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Address: 31300 Metropolitan Pkwy, Harrison Township, MI 48045-2801
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+1 586-463-4581

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Wear your walking shoes. The view was great looking at the Great Lake, watching the freighters going by.

Reviewed 15 February 2017
mkc0911
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Harrison Township, Michigan
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

In recent years, the park has undergone a major overhaul. The nature center and boardwalk have gone through amazing upgrades. The informal kite boarding gatherings is a site to be seen! The pool and food stand in the summer are a nice break. The marina is one of the best state marinas I've seen yet, added with the park amenities... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Wear your walking shoes. The view was great looking at the Great Lake, watching the freighters going by.

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Thank mkc0911
Clinton Township
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98 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This park is incredible. Awesome nature center and nature walk, docks for fishing off of, the pool is always clean, the mini golf is affordable, dogs are welcome, park rangers are present, play ground is clean and always has a play pal for your kiddo. The shuffle board is well kept up...the water is not swimmable but that is much... More 

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Thank stephaniek269
Harrison Township, Michigan
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Serene experience....had the park paths to myself. Also, enjoyed watching the many kite boarders in the day sail area. The new layout of parking and natural landscape areas with improved bike paths made this a most enjoyable ride.

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Thank SunSandSea319
Michigan
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116 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We go every year to see if it has changed. It looks pretty much the same as twenty year ago. Still one of the premier beaches in the tri counties area.

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Thank Russ K
Warren, Michigan
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296 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is a very nice nature center. We took a tour on the shuttle. Then we went on a guided tour. We took the shuttle to the point out on the water. There is a cement walk, bike path that I will have to try sometime.

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Thank Susan M
Warren, Michigan
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82 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Since I love walking in nature, this is the perfect place for me. It's only about 15/20 minutes from my house, so I can get there quickly. The main trail is easy to walk, and there is a Nature Center if that is something you are interested in. There is also a splash park for the kids, and a very... More 

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Thank Sherri B
Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Went here on a Saturday afternoon for the first time when there was a heat advisory. A soccer team was taking up the whole beach. People were playing loud music everywhere. The water seemed dirty and there was something that looked like bird poop all over the water. This was not worth the $10 admission, and I don't think it'd... More 

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Harrison Township, Michigan
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46 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Love to come and celebrate with the Fireworks every year! Play adult volleyball league every week Kids love the squirt zone and the floating obstacle course in the main pool Kids also play in the Soccer in the Sand tournament every year Ride bikes to the Pointe! Soccer golf is fun for all! Go during the week when it's less... More 

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Thank DRA1968
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We visited the splash pad, beach/lake, and pool. It was very nice. Everything was close and easy to get to. The kids are a little older, so the splash pad was short lived, but when she was younger, she loved it. We headed to the lake. It was nice to swim, but the closed the beach after about ten minutes... More 

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