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Sand Dunes Beach Park

South Shore Drive, Washington Island, WI 54246
+1 920-847-2179
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Interesting Place

Thirty years ago, this was an outstanding beach. Ten years ago, seaweed took over and it stunk from... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2017
Terry K
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Lowden, IA
A must stop for our family

We have been here in pouring rain and cloudless sunny skies for the scenery, not for swimming... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
lovinmymomlife
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Green Bay
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30 Aug 2017
“A must stop for our family”
5 Sep 2017
“Interesting Place”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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South Shore Drive, Washington Island, WI 54246
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+1 920-847-2179
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Thirty years ago, this was an outstanding beach. Ten years ago, seaweed took over and it stunk from rotting organic matter. It has gotten better, but still not to where it was. Warning, the sand is extremely fine. It can ruin electronic devices because it...More

1  Thank Terry K
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

We have been here in pouring rain and cloudless sunny skies for the scenery, not for swimming. Each time has been a unique trip with nice views. Great sand beach with a large dune to climb, which is part the fun. A quiet and relaxing...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2017

Door County sand is very fine and light in color which makes for a beautiful setting. This beach has lot of wildlife to see including many bird varieties. There is a large dune to climb, not giant but fun for kids. This location has clean...More

2  Thank Nicole0611
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

We stopped with our kids to swim for a bit and ended up staying for hours. They loved climbing up the big sand dunes and then running into the water. The water was pretty shallow for a ways out too so that made it warm...More

Thank Sara B
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