Lake Michigan Beaches: A Guide To Lake Michigan Beach Towns

I still find it hard to believe that a lake has beaches…and waves!  Growing up by the English coast, it’s a given that the sea comes with sand and a tide, lakes are usually surrounded by mud and grass, but not Lake Michigan!  The sheer size of it is crazy, it’s 307 miles long and 118 miles wide, it has a total shoreline of 1640 MILES.  Putting this into perspective, the whole coastline of the UK is 7723 miles!  Lake Michigan borders 4 US states: Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan and each state is home to various Lake Michigan beaches and beach towns that you should visit!

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Indiana Dunes Things To Do – Just 1 hour from Chicago!

My sand dune state park obsession continues!  The latest park added to my list, is Indiana Dunes State Park located in Chesterton, Indiana, just a one hour drive away from Downtown Chicago!  A small section of Indiana state borders Lake Michigan, but it’s a section that’s well worth a stop!  Here are some of my favourite Indiana Dunes things to do!

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