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We went to Pentwater, MI as a halfway point between our home and Mackinac Island. It just so happened that the Art and Craft Festival was on for that weekend. After touring that wonderful event we found the park and so glad that we did....More
Charles Mears State Park is on Lake Michigan at Pentwater, MI. It's an easy walk from almost anywhere in town, and an even easier bike ride. The parking lot and campsites require a state park pass, but everyone can use the beach and beach facilities,...More
Beautiful, clean beach. Lovely view. Public parking and bathrooms within easy walking distance. My only gripe: the wind! It blew constantly. I ended up getting sand in my eye. The water temperature is also very hit or miss. Very comfortable one day and freezing cold...More
we live in Pentwater \but are not fortunate enough to have a lake view. we ride our bikes down to park (1/2 mi) and do not miss the payments for a lake view house at all. we often spend the whole day there. very friendly...More
I don't know where the particular site is, but the whole campground is within a five minute walk to the beach. Many camper folks bring along a small fat-wheeled cart to facilitate transporting their provisions for a day at... More
I don't know where the particular site is, but the whole campground is within a five minute walk to the beach. Many camper folks bring along a small fat-wheeled cart to facilitate transporting their provisions for a day at the beach - folding chairs, cooler, towels, etc.