Things you must do while in Saugatuck (with local transportation)

Below you will find some things you wont want to miss while you are in town!

Activities 


Activities

• Oval Beach- Beautiful natural sand dunes overlooking Lake
Michigan. Walk to the end of the pier.
http://www.saugatuck.com/beaches.asp

• Douglas Beach- Little less crowded and beautiful.
http://www.saugatuck.com/beaches.asp

• Pier cove beach- a Gem. http://www.saugatuck.com/beaches.asp
• Chain Ferry- take the chain ferry from Saugatuck to Mount
Baldy.
http://www.saugatuck.com/NEW_Business_Directory/listing_tour.
asp?ID=49

• Mount Baldy- Climb the 300 plus stairs for the best view in
town. If you are up for a work out, run down the dune to Oval
beach, but remember you have to get back.
http://www.michigan.org/property/mount-baldhead-and-oval-
beach-recreatio...

• Saugatuck Dune rides- Thrilling ride through the dunes with
some good local history and a little BS. No this is the best view in
town.
http://www.saugatuckduneride.com/

• Hiking at Saugatuck State park- Hike through the trails through
the dunes to Lake Michigan. This could be the best view in town
depending on the trail you take.
http://www.michigantrailmaps.com/member-profile/3/223/

• Frisbee golf at the felt Mansion- Up for Frisbee golf, head to
Land sharks for some gear and hit the course.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/courses/Shore_Acres_Park_MI

• Cross county skiing/Snow showing- Go to land sharks to rent
gear and get a map for local cross county skiing trails and

snowshoeing. https://shoptheshark.com/cross-country-ski-rentals/
• Express yourself Art Barn- Great for a rainy day. Paint your
own pottery and they will fire it for you in time for you to pick it
up and take it home.
http://www.expressyourselfartbarn.com/

• Paddle boarding- Rent a paddle board or a Kayak from Imagine
That, and go up or down the river or maybe even explore Silver
Lake where the rumor is that Al Capone hid out.
http://www.shakasurftours.com/

• Pontoon boat rentals- Rent a pontoon boat for the day from
Makin Waves Rentals and cruises and hangs out in the cove or if it
is calm hit the beautiful beaches.
http://makinwavesboatrental.com/

• Fishing- Hook up with a fishing charter with Best Chance
Charters, King Salmon, Lake trout, Perch.
http://www.bestchancetoo.com/

• Just add water- need water toys or supplies you can get it at
Just add water. Anything from bikes, to beach chairs and toys.
http://www.saugatuck.com/NEW_Business_Directory/listing_photo
.asp?ID=665

Shopping/etc.

• Landsharks- great shoes, sandals, sunglasses and apparel.
https://shoptheshark.com/

• Chantel- Hit it and buy an outfit for the evening.
https://www.facebook.com/Chantal-Fashion-Apparel-
110590782311672/

• Spice Merchant- So many spices your head will spin, great gift
ideas.
https://secure.spicemerchants.biz/sm/stores/details/5/Saugatuck
• Many other great stores, just take a stroll.

• Take a drive to Fennville and wine taste or tour Fenn Valley
winery, then hit Virtue cider on the way back.
https://www.fennvalley.com/

http://www.virtuecider.com/

• Cranes bakery in Fennville has great cider donuts and pies, good
place to kill some time with the kids. They also make hard ciders
for the adults! 

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