North Trail, Saugatuck Dunes


Rating: 3 out of 5.

Length: 2 mi. (about 80 min. loop)

Surface: dirt and sand, some roots

Terrain: Steady incline (232 ft. of gain /
average grade of 4%, and 10% max.)

Markers: some

Dogs allowed? leashed

Trailhead: north end of SD parking lot,
off 64th Street, Laketown Twp.

Maps: printable / Hiking Project

Description: Start at the north end of the park’s parking lot and follow the signs pointing toward the north trail. The signs can be ambiguous, so you’ll want a map the first time. The trail goes through the woods and ends at the beach.

Trail Management: Michigan Department of Natural Resources