The Underrated Beach With The Whitest, Most Pristine Sand In Illinois

Though “tropical” is not typically a word synonymous with Illinois, there’s a beach off Lake Michigan that will place you right in the middle of the Caribbean. Drinks, tourists, endless sea, and of course, the whitest sand our state has to offer make for an experience most people only get on a cruise.

Illinois’ white sand beach is an underrated hot spot since it can be difficult to access. Keep reading to kind out how to get there.

Oak Street Beach is located at 1000 N Lake Shore Dr Chicago, Illinois.

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