5 Great Lakes Beaches In Michigan That’ll Make You Feel Like You’re At The Ocean

Michigan might not offer oceanfront views, but we’re firm believers in the beauty of the Great Lakes. After all, these gorgeous bodies of water offer everything from recreational spaces to scenery that rivals tropical destinations. When you’re searching for that ocean experience without leaving the Great Lakes State, check out these five wonderful beaches right here in Michigan.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Are there any other Michigan beaches that offer ocean-like beauty? We would love to hear about your favorites, so share your photos below or make an official recommendation by filling out our nomination form here. Just don’t forget the sunscreen during your next outing!

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Address: Grand Haven Beach, Grand Haven, MI 49417, USA
Address: Great Sand Bay, Michigan, USA
Address: Beach Parking Lot, Oscoda, MI 48750, USA
Address: 205 Cedar St, Leland, MI 49654, USA
Address: State Park Rd, Harrisville, MI 48740, USA