Duck Lake State Park
|Duck Lake State Park|
Duck Lake: 1940s-era postcard view
Muskegon County, Michigan
|Nearest city||Whitehall, Michigan|
|Area||728 acres (295 ha)|
|Elevation||620 feet (190 m) |
|Governing body||Michigan Department of Natural Resources|
|Website||Duck Lake State Park|
Duck Lake State Park is a public recreation area covering 728 acres (295 ha) along Lake Michigan five miles (8.0 km) southwest of Whitehall in Muskegon County, Michigan. The state park, which runs along the north side of Duck Lake to Lake Michigan, features a large sand dune. The park's Scenic Drive is part of the Shoreline Trail route in Muskegon County.
Facilities and activities
A beach at the mouth of Duck Lake is a popular spot for swimming and fishing. A half-mile paved trail skirts Duck lake. The park also offers picnicking, boat launch, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and hunting.