The Underrated Beach With The Whitest, Most Pristine Sand In Illinois
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published May 01, 2017
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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.