8 Stunning Wisconsin Beaches That Look And Feel Like The Ocean

There’s a reason the Midwest has latched on to the idea that the Great Lakes provide a “Third Coast” for this United States. Certainly not our most well-known attraction, the beaches in Wisconsin are some of the best in the country, offering all the perks of being on the East or West coast with far lower property costs.

If you’re looking for a weekend away, a place to take the kids when school’s out or just a spot to take in the relaxation of being near the water on a long day, here are eight of the prettiest, cleanest, most beautiful beaches on Lake Michigan and Lake Superior that help you forget that Wisconsin is pretty far from anywhere tropical.

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Looking to spend more time at the beach? Check out 10 Spectacular Spots In Wisconsin Where You Can Camp Right On The Beach.