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Lighthouse Connector Park

101 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1241
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Great place to boat watch and people watch

Great place to sit on the grass and watch the boats and people go by along the pier. Very close to... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Tammy D
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Grand Haven, Michigan
Great place to walk

We've walked along this pier many times in the past 28 years and I love the sights of boats coming... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
TRbeer
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Hell, Michigan
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  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
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“grand river” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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101 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417-1241
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"warm summer day"
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"grand river"
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"ice cream"
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"great place to walk"
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"shops and restaurants"
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"musical fountain"
in 5 reviews
"watch the boats"
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"beautiful walk"
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"benches"
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"grass"
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"waterfront"
in 3 reviews
"sculptures"
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"trees"
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"lighthouse"
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"visitors"
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"walkway"
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"sunset"
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great place to sit on the grass and watch the boats and people go by along the pier. Very close to downtown and all the shops and restaurants.

Thank Tammy D
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We've walked along this pier many times in the past 28 years and I love the sights of boats coming in and going out to Lake Michigan along with the throngs of people walking to the Lighthouse. We were there on a cool Saturday evening...More

Thank TRbeer
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is a highlight of the waterfront in this lovely resort town. On a warm summer day you can't beat the scenery as you walk along the channel towards Lake Michigan and the lighthouse and pier. There are places to purchase full meals or buy...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lots of people were out walking with dogs, strollers or alone. Nice atmosphere. Feels very safe. Would love to go back.

Thank gapeach453
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I am staying in town and I do my power walk through he Connector Park. There is always interesting things to watch on the Grand River. For example, today I watched a huge tanker back down of the river- so Cool!

Thank MrB003
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is a nice little park consisting mostly of a grassy patch with some benches along the boardwalk and canal, recognizable by the sailboat sculpture. It's a good place to view the Musical Fountain or to enjoy a Pronto Pup (or three) and dessert from...More

Thank SMF-Collegeville
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Beautiful walk along the waterfront. This is a small park with the beautiful sculpture. Many people enjoying the area.Park benches located throughout the area.

Thank ladyme1
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We spent some time there every day. Our vacation house was only 2 blocks away on Franklin St.We would either begin or end our day there.I remember this area when we lived here years ago brings back many memories. Great area.

Thank SVU2017
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is a nice area to look around and enjoy the scenery, It is by the boardwalk and there are shops and food and a free train museum nearby

Thank n r
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We got a great tip from the owner of our vacation rental, who told us not to miss the riverfront boardwalk while we were staying in Grand Haven. What a beautiful surprise on a sunny Saturday afternoon. My daughter and I walked from Washington Avenue...More

Thank FancyFree55
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