SOUTH HAVEN

Attractions

This beach town has a lot to offer

North Beach

South Beach

Downtown Dining and Shopping

Farmer's Market

Van Buren State Park

Pilgrim Haven Natural Area

Black River Nature Preserve

Splash Pad

Nearby towns:

Saugatuck

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North Beach

$10 to Park

Easy Parking

Short Walk to the Beach

Restrooms

Snacks

Two Main Beaches (North and South) in South Haven divided by the Pier.

I personally prefer North Beach!

 
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South Beach

$10 to Park

Easy Parking

Short Walk to the Beach

Restrooms

Snacks

Two Main Beaches (North and South) in South Haven divided by the Pier.

I personally prefer North Beach!

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Splash Pad

Right By South Beach

Parking is $10 but you could enjoy the splash pad and the beach

Restrooms very close

Right along the Pier

 

Pilgrim Haven Natural Area

An easy, short, paved walk to Lake Michigan.

A rock beach, perfect for rock hunting.

Easy hiking trails along the banks of Lake Michigan and throughout the woods.

Bathrooms when in season.

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Lake Michigan

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Rock Throwing

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Rock Hunting

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The Bridge to get to Hiking Trails

 

Black River Nature Preserve

120 Acre Preserve 

Easy dirt trails leading into the woods and along a creek and also the Black River

Lots of unique trees and plants, spots to play in the water, and lots of sounds of birds and frogs

No restrooms, no picnic tables, and I would receommend the baby carrier if needed

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