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Great for working out

Many steps with landings. People are often running up and down for an excellent workout. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nancy S
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The view from the top is amazing. Also a nice wooded trail to walk through. You will get a good... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
Gasser21
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Zeeland, Michigan
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All reviews worth the climb lake macatawa great exercise beautiful view holland state park trail head catch your breath hiking trails are stair climb take your time public parking short hike parking is limited flights of stairs nice hike red light lake mi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many steps with landings. People are often running up and down for an excellent workout. Beautiful view at the top of Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

The view from the top is amazing. Also a nice wooded trail to walk through. You will get a good workout climbing the stairs to the top but the view is worth it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gasser21
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Give your legs a workout when you climb up Mt. Pisgah. Lots of landings along the way if you need a break! A beautiful view awaits you when you reach the top - both Lake Macatawa & Lake Michigan can been seen

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MissKitty0309
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The parking is down the street by the lake and then you walk back to the start of the trail which is all stairs to the top. you have a beautiful view of Lake Michigan and the Little Red Lighthouse. You can choose to go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 827terit
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great view. A little hard to find a place to park but once we figured that out had a great walk up the 239 steps! Worth the trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 255susies
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We made it to the top. 236 steps, but we did it. We had to stop several times along the way, and there are benches to relax. Great view from the top.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 119TomB119
Reviewed 6 September 2018

If you like to climb steps, this is your place! The steps are well maintained and several benches to rest on during the climb. The view from the top is totally worth it. You overlook Lake Michigan and Big Red lighthouse on one side and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank groneveltj
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This is a nice little climb to help fill time. The climb really isn’t that bad, even a few benches along the way. We made our climb when it was almost 90 degrees, but with the shade along the way, and the nice breeze towards...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank RK2004
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a great place to walk and to see the Big Red Lighthouse and lake. The 230 steps aren't too bad. The surrounding town is also nice and there are more walking paths.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The entrance was a bit tricky to find because our GPS too us to the camp ground next door. It's literally right there but coming out to find some public parking we looked right past it. The boardwalk is nice, there are a ton of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Chris B
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Dana W
24 September 2018|
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Response from Gasser21 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. It would be a hard climb to the top for a dog.
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Britnie F
28 June 2018|
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Response from geneb517 | Reviewed this property |
I'm 67 and I usually take a break or two on the way up and you can still do the climb in about 10 minutes.
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DeejaDeej
27 April 2018|
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Response from davekop | Reviewed this property |
Climbing the stairs at Mt. Pisgah is great for kids. There are benches on landings along the way, but my experience is that the kids do better climbing about 200 steps than the adults do.
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