A Family Vacation Tradition
Halfway up Lake Michigan’s sweeping shoreline and located between the cities of Muskegon and Ludington, you’ll find the famed Silver Lake Sand Dunes of West Michigan. These 2,000 acres of rolling sugar sand mountains nestled between the great lake and inland Silver Lake, have been a favorite family vacation spot for generations. Year after year, visitors return to explore the natural wonder of the Silver Lake Sand Dunes as there is nowhere else quite like it in the world. On foot or by ORV, there are so many ways to experience the Dunes.
More Than Just Sand
Beyond the miles of sand and freshwater shoreline, the Silver Lake Sand Dunes Area is also known for its scenic parks and nature trails, treasured historic sites, lush farmland, and valued commerce. Silver Lake, in addition to the surrounding communities of Mears and Hart, offer many unique shopping and dining opportunities, as well as unbeatable community services, year-round.
Now is the Time to Plan Your Trip!
Spring, Summer, Winter, or Fall, there is beauty to behold here. Conveniently located within a few hours of Chicago, Detroit, Traverse City and the Mackinac Bridge, the Silver Lake Sand Dunes area makes for a perfect vacation destination. Whether you are coming for a weekend getaway or a seasonal retreat, there are many accommodation options ranging from rustic campgrounds to resorts. Don’t forget to checkout our visitor’s guide; it’s filled with local information that will help you navigation the area!
So, set aside your deadlines. Forget your stress and worries. And come out and play!