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Lake Michigan at Her Finest

Stopped here to view Lake Michigan. The far south side of the park is a pier with a scenic... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
pie18320
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Tinley Park, Illinois
Beautiful Beach but limited parking

A clean beach and 2 lighthouses make this a beautiful park to visit. There’s a long pier to walk... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
OmaBonnie
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Dayton
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8 Aug 2018
“Lake Michigan at Her Finest”
8 Aug 2018
“Beautiful Beach but limited parking”
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5001 Simmons Island Dr, Kenosha, WI 53140-2971
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

I've always loved bon fires and/or camp fires, and have never had one on a beach. Well now I have and it was surely phenomenal, because there were "2" fires going at once several feet away from each other. It was truly a beautiful sight,...More

Thank Tricia616
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Stopped here to view Lake Michigan. The far south side of the park is a pier with a scenic lighthouse on it. Huge sand beach makes it easy to find a spot to lay down and tan. Huge public beach house with clean restrooms. Bring...More

Thank pie18320
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

A clean beach and 2 lighthouses make this a beautiful park to visit. There’s a long pier to walk as well. Obviously a well loved area as it was a beautiful and hot day so it was packed. In addition, there was a pioneer market...More

Thank OmaBonnie
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This park is great for picnics, and walking area along the lakefront. It truly is a hidden gem on the Lake. I walk along the lake April through December (of course weather permitting). The first Sunday in September the 82nd Airborne host a car show...More

Thank Anjanette S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Come to Simmons Island and experience the many events throughout the summer. Events include car shows, historical events, and is just a beautiful place to visit.

Thank MA-1898
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here to photograph the North Pier Light, which is located at the far end of the beach and is easily accessible from the History Center parking lot. It was a windy and chilly day, but it was still enjoyable to walk the shore...More

1  Thank Maria R
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful beach. Lots of soft sand. Clean. Lake Michigan at its finest. The bath house, though, is pretty horrid. It looks beautiful, but might be in my top 10 of worst bathrooms... ever.

1  Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The beach area is wide, clean, and the amenities (toilets, shelters, parking) are quite adequate. The slope down to the beach from the parking area is a bit challenging as it is loose sand and many tree roots sticking out. The grandkids loved wading in...More

Thank Davy2188
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Great beach that has an old bath house. Small Marian on one side of the island. A rendezvous is held here each year and it's great to take a dip if you get too warm. Adequate parking unless an event is being held.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 30 October 2016

If you are into scenery and a beautiful lakefront, this is for you. Kenosha lakefront Simmons Beach is clean and now your walk can include heading to the sculptures. Just looking out on vast Lake Michigan is wonderful. The miles of beach including sandy sections...More

1  Thank rita h
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Constance G
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Response from Davy2188 | Reviewed this property |
We saw "well-behaved" dogs (and owners) both times we visited Simmons Island Beach.
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