Sleeping Bear Michigan

There’s never a shortage of fun to be had at the Silver Lake. Whether you like lounging by the pool, walking along Lake Michigan, skiing, hiking or ‘duning’, the Silver Lake, Michigan area is full of family friendly fun and activities.

Of course the Silver Lake Sand Dunes State Park is one of the area’s main attractions. It’s comprised of 2,900 acres park with about 2,000 acres of natural sand dunes separating Silver Lake from Lake Michigan. Silver Lake itself is a 600-acre all sports lake with a maximum depth of 96 feet.

Silver Lake is also centrally located along Lake Michigan’s east shore. It’s about 3.5 hours North East of Detroit, 25 minutes South of Ludington, 50 minutes north of Grand Haven, and a scootch over 4 hours from Chicago (all approximate driving times).

Take check out the following links for fun things to do in the area.

RENTALS
Parrot’s Landing http://www.parrotslanding.com/ – (waverunners, ski boats, Jeep Wrangler rentals; dune tours)
Silver Lake Buggy Rentals http://www.silverlakebuggys.com/
Waterdog Outfitters http://water-dog.com/ – (stand up paddleboards, kayak (single or double), bikes (single or tandem)
Wave Club Water Sport Rentals http://www.waveclubwatersports.com/ – (sand-boards, canoes, kayaks, sailboats, stand up paddleboards, pontoon boats, waverunners, ski boats)
Wild Bill’s ATV Rentals http://www.wildbillsatvs.com/

PARKS
Cedar Point County Park
Mears State Park
Sable Point Lighthouse
Silver Lake State Park
William Field Memorial Hart-Montague Trail

ACTIVITIES
BamBoozled https://www.bamboozledofhart.com/ – Escape Rooms
Cherry Point Farm and Market http://www.cherrypointmarket.net/
Colonial Golf Course http://www.colonialgolfhart.com/
Craig’s Cruisers https://www.craigscruisers.com/ – go carts, mini golf, arcade
Fast Trax and Gift Shop http://silverlakeamusements.com/fast-trax/ – go carts, bumper cars, gift shop
Fox Barn http://www.foxbarnwinery.com/ – winery
Golden Sands https://www.goldensandsgolfcourse.com/ – golf course
Grand View Golf Course http://www.grandviewgolfcourse.net/
Happy Mohawk Canoe Livery https://happymohawk.com/ – canoe, kayak, tube, and raft rentals on White River
Historic White Pine Village http://www.historicwhitepinevillage.org/
Lewis Farms http://lewisfarmmarket.com/ – petting zoo
Mac Wood’s Dune Rides http://macwoodsdunerides.com/ – dune buggy rides
North Star Cinemas https://www.northstarcinemas.com/ – movie theater
Oceana Golf Club http://www.oceanagolfclub.com/
Rainbow Ranch Horseback Riding https://rainbowranch-inc.com/
Rennhack Orchards Market http://www.rennhackorchardsmarket.com/
Sandcastles Children’s Museum http://www.sandcastleschildrensmuseum.com/