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!



• Oval Beach- Beautiful natural sand dunes overlooking Lake
Michigan. Walk to the end of the pier.

• Douglas Beach- Little less crowded and beautiful.

• Pier cove beach- a Gem.
• Chain Ferry- take the chain ferry from Saugatuck to Mount

• 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.

• Saugatuck Dune rides- Thrilling ride through the dunes with
some good local history and a little BS. No this is the best view in

• 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.

• Frisbee golf at the felt Mansion- Up for Frisbee golf, head to
Land sharks for some gear and hit the course.

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

• 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.

• 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.

• 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.

• Fishing- Hook up with a fishing charter with Best Chance
Charters, King Salmon, Lake trout, Perch.

• Just add water- need water toys or supplies you can get it at
Just add water. Anything from bikes, to beach chairs and toys.


• Landsharks- great shoes, sandals, sunglasses and apparel.

• Chantel- Hit it and buy an outfit for the evening.

• Spice Merchant- So many spices your head will spin, great gift
• 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.

• 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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