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Ludington State Park, Ludington

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One of the most popular state parks in Michigan, Ludington State Park beckons visitors for fishing, hiking, camping, and swimming in Lake Michigan. The park's 2,100 hectares (5,300 acres) encompass many ecosystems including forests, sand dunes, beaches, a dam, a river, and the lake. Visit the nature center for information on the park and recent wildlife sightings. Take a short walk along the beach to visit Big Sable Point Lighthouse, which dates to 1876 and stands 34 m (112 ft) tall. You can get out on the water by renting a boat on Hamlin Lake, or enjoy swimming in this man-made lake created by the Hamlin Lake Dam. Put Ludington State Park into our Ludington online trip builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Ludington.
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  • This is such an amazing park! It's very clean and family-friendly. There are good spots for camping, though my family stayed in the Beechwood mini-cabin. The beaches were beautiful, and the sand dunes...  more »
  • We hiked in the morning on two of the trails: our favorite, Island Trail which goes past ponds and along Lake Hamlin. It takes about an hour and a half round trip from the Hamlin Lake beach access. Th...  more »

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