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Whitefish Dunes State Park

3275 Clark Lake Rd, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-7904
+1 920-823-2400
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  • Average9%
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“nature center” (25 reviews)
“nice beach” (13 reviews)
“whitefish dunes” (19 reviews)
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3275 Clark Lake Rd, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-7904
+1 920-823-2400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are what seem to be endless miles of beach. We spent several hours walking the beach and walking along the bluffs. We definitely got a great bit of exercise out of it.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to pay for parking. However if you park free at nearby Cave mound county park and hike till this one, you save on that. Not a good idea If you are carrying a lot of stuff for the beach. Nevertheless, the shoreline is...More

Thank meghali_mazumdar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on the first nice Saturday of the not-very-nice summer, so there were a ton of people here. Most were there for the beach. We hiked the yellow trail, and saw only one other person until we took the spur to Old Baldy. Finished...More

Thank Jolsongoude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful park. Reminded me of growing up in southern Wisconsin when the beaches we're clean and really cold to swim in. Great picnic spot.

Thank garyhD7668IG
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We didn't realize this is mostly for a beach day stop and did not have swimsuits along, but none the less, it was a beautiful day to sit at the beach for a bit and enjoy the big lake. It's a great place to spend...More

Thank KillerSchmal
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is really a swimming spot. Not all that scenic in comparison to other sites. It costs $5 and unless you swim, I would skip it.

Thank MnHawk
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It's easy walking. The main beach is broad and sunny most of the time. There is a display of native american village life outside that our kids found very interesting and spurred many questions. "Old Baldy" is a bit of a disappointment, though. Not much...More

Thank DaBearsWISC
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We drove out to the dunes in the late morning on a Saturday. We were stopped at the entrance by a park ranger who was not allowing cars into the park due to flow control. I guess during peak times you have to go to...More

2  Thank mark b
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Very nice place to visit. Great paths through the woods and nature center is really nice. Highly recommend a family adventure at this park.

Thank Candice L
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely AMAZING spot! Whatever photos you may see, reveal the truth about this awesome spot in Door County. Breath taking views and landscape are only the beginning of this beautiful beach experience. Splash and float in the soft rolling waves over clear water. So beautiful!

Thank CMTCynthia
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13 April 2017|
Response from Dave C | Reviewed this property |
The water in Lake Michigan is always cool, and in spring through June, its pretty cold actually. People go in, but not for very long. suggestion: there is a small inland lake nearby, called Clark Lake, only minutes from... More