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Nice little beach

This beach is small, sandy and clean. Good for family with children or people who can't swim like... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tripannarbor
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ann arbor
Great Diving and Swimming area

Easy and shallow entrance to the water for divers, nice place to hang out at the beach and was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jkunze2112
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is small, sandy and clean. Good for family with children or people who can't swim like me, it's worth the drive.

Thank tripannarbor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy and shallow entrance to the water for divers, nice place to hang out at the beach and was never super busy during our visits in July and August. Lots of Parking available. Great dive for beginners because the things to see are very shallow...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

It is out of the way and was quiet when we were there. A good place to stop and read a book and have a lunch.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

My wife and I made the drive out Hwy 37 to visit the Old Mission Lighthouse. Thanks to the Visitor Center and Trip Advisor, we were aware of Haserot Beach which is located not too far from the lighthouse. It is quite a pleasant beach...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Visited over labor day weekend and it still was not crazy busy. Pretty beach, shallow water, no weeds.

Thank Janiemac11
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

One of the many gems the peninsula hosts, driving there is an experience itself. Beautiful and clean beach with a nice playground nearby. Being a bay the water may not be that cold as in other beaches on lake Michigan.

4  Thank cairom2013
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a quaint beach, with beautiful, calm waters. Away from the busy-ness of traverse. We love it for relaxing and so our son can swim easily on his own.

Thank rtO1453DJ
Reviewed 18 August 2017

After driving out to the Lighthouse, I decided to swing by Old Mission to see what it was about. Not much, I found but we did stumble on this quiet beach. There were a sizable number of families relaxing, etc., on the beach but it...More

1  Thank MadisonGrog
Reviewed 17 July 2017

What gorgeous water this is here!!! It's crystal clear and the beach is so well maintained. I'm so glad we stopped here

Thank kkuyke01
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lovely spot for a picnic or just sit and soak in the sunshine. Great place for kids to run and splash with nice sandy beach. Could spend all afternoon here.

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