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Silver Lake Sand Dunes

West Shore Road, Hart, MI 49436
+1 231-873-3083
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Amazingly beautiful!

A gift of nature! Ever changing and amazingly clean. Fun just to watch the dune buggies do crazy... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carol C
Lake Orion, Michigan, United States
via mobile
Dunes are awesome

We wanted to go in a dune buggy, but Mac Woods Dune Rides seemed like either for old people who... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
William W
Naperville, Illinois
via mobile
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This is a state park along the coast of Lake Michigan located near Mears, Michigan. It includes shoreline along Lake Michigan and Silver Lake, along with many sand dunes.
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West Shore Road, Hart, MI 49436
+1 231-873-3083
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A gift of nature! Ever changing and amazingly clean. Fun just to watch the dune buggies do crazy crazy maneuvers. To walk to the ridge closest to Lake Michigan and watch the sun set...makes the entire world seem beautiful!

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to go in a dune buggy, but Mac Woods Dune Rides seemed like either for old people who wanted to say they had gone to the dunes or little children who would be too scared for an adventure. The buggy rentals wanted $400...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The orv park is like nothing you can get in the Midwest. You feel as if you are in California or a different planet. It is truly like nothing else. There are so many places you can take your orvs from climbing tall dunes to...More

Thank brettploss
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

always wanted to ride sand dune buggies - what a blast!! we had 6 year old granddaughter with us - all 5 of us enjoyed it very much - the whole area Mears & Hart MI very clean - everyone friendly - would recommend ✔️off...More

Thank tmsmith1960
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

You must visit. Once in a lifetime experience to walk up the dunes and view beautiful Silver Lake! Make sure to buy sand goggles

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A must see! Such a cool and unique place. The Mac Woods Dune Rides are a great family outing and a lasting memory!

Thank TheTravelFishes
Reviewed 23 August 2017

You can walk, dune buggy, or just go to the beach. We had grand kids and rented a 5 seat buggy and made a ton of memories.

Thank 240edward
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Always a good time. Need to make sure and air down your tires. Very good time to be had with friends. Take a camera or gopro. Fun in the sand and a lot of places to explore.

Thank Mitchell F
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We did not know there was more than 1 access up to the dunes. One is easier than the other and we did not know that. We took the hard one as that was the first entrance we saw. The first 2 flights of steps...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place is so beautiful year round. Trucks and jeeps everywhere. Plus lots of good eats around this area. i would recommend this to anyone who loves thrills. Everytime i come up is the best.

Thank duner2015
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Abhishek J
4 May 2017|
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Response from denazew | Reviewed this property |
That is an excellent question! If it is too windy, the sand can actually hurt. A little breeze is comfortable but wind is not. i cannot tell you exact miles per hour but I would think anything over 5-7 miles per would be... More