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Ludington State Park

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Address: 8800 W. M-116, Ludington, MI 49431
Phone Number:
+1 231-843-2423
08:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:30

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beautiful park

Our family enjoyed unseasonably warm temperatures during our midwinter break by hiking the trails. They are beautiful, well-maintained, and it was fun to stop in the hiking cabin... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Kris P
Muskegon, Michigan
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Muskegon, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family enjoyed unseasonably warm temperatures during our midwinter break by hiking the trails. They are beautiful, well-maintained, and it was fun to stop in the hiking cabin along the way.

Thank Kris P
Gatesville, Texas
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

enjoyed all the beautiful views and fact filled information sites in this park very family oriented many things for kids to see and do

Thank toswt2sho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful and so much fun! We went swimming, kayaked, fished,had a picnic, and hiked the trails.

Thank Jenny L
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lud State Park has been my favorite place to go since I was about 4 years old! Both lakes - Michigan & Hamlin, the trails, the river, the animals in their natural setting, the dunes...It's simply an amazing place and completely unique. Everyone should see it!

Thank Nancy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful state park, very clean and well maintained with many many miles of trails. We came to hike and run, there was not enough snow for cross country skiing but that is usually available. Great beach and nice hike in camping in the summer. I would highly recommend a visit, there are gorgeous ridge trails and miles... More 

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Ludington, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can go to the Ludington State Park time and time again. There is something for everyone any time of year. I like the beach and the light house. Tubing on the river is great. The trails are second to none. In the winter you can snow shoe.

Thank meher49431
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 4 camped in the Pines campground for 2 nights and were extremely impressed with the entire park. Clean bathrooms, quiet neighbors, and drop dead gorgeous sunsets over Lake Michigan just up the dunes behind our campsite. The easy hike to Big Sable Lighthouse was a highlight along with the Lost Lake Trail. Sites are close together but... More 

Thank jenstravels24
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We love art, we love nature. This park offers both. We come here to do photo shoots, and sketch. We bring a lunch of course, meet others with our same affections.

Thank viper6446
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

The Park is beautiful - we loved the beaches outside the park and next visit intend to visit the light house in the park.

Thank jackiroyer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful clean beach, glorious sunsets, warm clear water, family fun, hiking trails, biking, lazy river, fishing, the dam, learning facilities, beauty what more could you want.

Thank Rose R

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