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New Buffalo Public Beach

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Address: New Buffalo, MI

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Nice place.Coukd spend a day just relaxing

Nice place and lots of parking.The sand is everywhere and has a nice feel for sitting on the beach.Its on the end of Main Street Next to the harbor so you can watch the boats go... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Menotknow
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Saint Michael, Minnesota
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Saint Michael, Minnesota
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144 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place and lots of parking.The sand is everywhere and has a nice feel for sitting on the beach.Its on the end of Main Street Next to the harbor so you can watch the boats go in and out.

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Canton
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271 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach is beautiful with swings and slides for the little ones. It looks small but once you walk down to the beach it's much larger. Bring a kite to fly and watch the boats sail by! Make sure you bring sun screen you will want to stay the day! Parking is limited get there early. Food and beverage can... More 

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Thank Phyliss B
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31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the beach for morning walks and afternoon picnic lunches! Easy to get to and right in the charming downtown area.

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Joliet, Illinois
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56 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the beach and had a good time, i wish the water was warmer but overall had a good time, we buried the kids in the sand, had lunch at the snack shop, and we will go back

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rachel
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

If you visit New Buffalo, the New Buffalo Public Beach is a must see. Grab your chairs, food, and drinks and walk to the beach from the Marina Grand Resort or Harbor Grand Resort. Located in the little town of New Buffalo off Whittaker St., down the street from Stray Dog, it's the perfect beach, for fun, family, and most... More 

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The beach was so busy but there were many places to still hang out and enjoy the sun and waves. Fun day and I can't wait to get back here.

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New Buffalo, Michigan
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10 reviews
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Great sand in the summer and frozen waves in the winter. Nice to see nature at any time of year. Even in the winter its fun to walk on the beach.

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Toledo, Ohio
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9 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Our weekend at this beach are so nice that we do it every year while our girls are still younger. There is parking at the beach so we load up lunch and pack the car with all of our beach items. We "surf" the waves and build sand castles on this beautiful beach. Be careful.. the weather is very unpredictable!... More 

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New Buffalo, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

So I live in new buffalo, and I'm very sad to say this but our beach is very polluted and the parking lot is hectic!!!! LET ME TELL YOU The parking is $10.00 now that's a lot seeing that the town does nothing with the money they revive. The only reason I'm giving it 3 stars is because he each... More 

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Columbia, Kentucky
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43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach with lots of hungry seagulls that loved Fritos corn chips! Very scenic place to visit ! Lots to see and great views

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