Muskegon Lake has been a fishing and boating destination in Michigan for many years. Travelers come from all over the country to catch large fish and sail on the lake's calm waters. Other popular activities on the lake including water skiing and knee boarding. While there are many fun activities on Muskegon Lake, most of them start at one of the lake's numerous marinas. Below are 3 marinas, each one offering its own unique and fun activities on Muskegon Lake.
Great Lakes Marina: Swimming
1920 Lakeshore Dr
Muskegon, Michigan 49441
Great Lakes Marina is located on Lakeshore Drive, directly on Muskegon Lake, and features everything from floating docks to a heated pool. The Marina is ideal for visitors who are traveling with families and novice fishermen. Although there is a fee to dock your boat at the Great Lakes Marina, the amenities alone are worth the price. While boating and sailing are two popular activities at the Great Lakes Marina, swimming is one of the most exciting and fun activities available at Great Lakes Marina. The heated pool is ideal for visitors looking to unwind after a long day of boating and fishing. After a restful night at a Muskegon Inn, many people choose to spend the day swimming off their boats that were docked in the Great Lakes Marina.
Hartson Municipal Marina: Fishing
933 Terrace St
Muskegon, Michigan 49443
The Hartson Municipal Marina is the ideal place to head out from on your next fishing adventure. While many of the best fishing spots are in close proximity to the Hartson Municipal Marina, many advanced fisherman decide to explore the entire lake, looking for the perfect catch. In addition to Lake Muskegon, the Hartson Municipal Marina offers access to Lake Michigan as well. After a day of fishing, the Marina offers full service shower and bathroom facilities. If you got lucky and caught a fish during your day on the lake, the Hartson Municipal Marina has BBQ pits and picnic tables that are perfect for families and friends looking to grill and have a fun time. Ask for directions to the Hartson Municipal Marina from your Muskegon Bed and Breakfast.
Torresen Marina: Sailing
3003 Lake Shore Drive
Muskegon, Michigan 49441
Torresen Marina is well known on Muskegon Lake for its unique sailing lessons and sailing products. If you're a novice sailor, the Marina has several trained professionals who offer lessons for a reasonable fee. If you're a serious sailor looking to purchase sailing equipment and boats, the Torresen Marina has a large stock of new and used sailing products and boats. If you brought your own sailboat, you can dock it in the Torresen Marina for as long as you're willing to pay for it. While out on the lake, if your boat gets in any sort of accident, the Torresen Marina has a full service repair center that will help you and your family get back on the water in no time at all. Sailing has never been more fun!