Ludington is an Ideal Getaway for CyclistsPosted on 04/27/2021 Ludington is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts, and cyclers can find a number of trails to explore both in the heart of Ludington and along the lakeshore. Trails are ideal for all ages and getting outdoors with the whole family is something to aim for, with bike rentals, pathways and gear accessible in close vicinity.
The Ludington School Forest, Memorial Tree Park and Cartier Park Pathway are all connected and form an easily-available, 10-mile loop in town.
You might also take a scenic cruise along M-116 to the Ludington State Park, with a magnificent backdrop of sand dunes along Lake... READ MORE...
Camping with Kids? Pure Ludington Has You CoveredPosted on 04/27/2021 Tent - check; marshmallows - check; reservations - check.
Camping with kids is an opportunity to make memories that will last a lifetime -- so pack your bags and head to the lakeshore for a one-of-a-kind experience that will keep you active, engaged and outdoors this summer.
Vacation Station RV Resort is the perfect spot for your family getaway. From swimming pools and a fishing pond to rental cottages and on-site game time, the list of amenities here is unmatched.
This campground resort has 215 full hookup sites, including water, sewer, electric service, Wi-Fi and cable TV. Vacation ... READ MORE...
Find Adventure on the LakeshorePosted on 04/27/2021 West Michigan offers adventure on the lakeshore that is unmatched. With vast natural resources, including rivers, lakes, sand dunes and beaches, the area is the perfect destination for daily recreation, a weekend getaway or an extended vacation.
For a rustic, outdoorsy approach, Buttersville Campground is the ideal spot overlooking the “big lake.” The park boasts 60 electrical and natural sites, hiking paths, public beaches and a children’s playground. Guests find it a splendid location for swimming, boating, jet skiing or just relaxing on the beach or around a campf... READ MORE...
Make a Trip on the Carferry Part of Your Family GetawayPosted on 04/26/2021 Experience a legacy on Lake Michigan. The SS BADGER offers fun, relaxing nautical adventures. History is trending! Set sail on an adventure like no other on board the BADGER during a four-hour Lake Michigan crossing to Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Relax on the open-air deck, enjoy lunch or dinner in the galley or take part in a game of famous Badger Bingo!
The voyage to Wisconsin is just as much part of the experience as the destination.
A Legacy on the Lake, the SS BADGER is the only coal-fired passenger steamship still in operation in the United States. Its history spans nearly 70 years, ... READ MORE...
The Most Instagrammable Spots in LudingtonPosted on 07/29/2020 The S.S. Badger
Wave as the carferry makes its way out of port. This is the last passenger steamship on Lake Michigan. Get a glimpse of its magnitude.
Ludington State Park
Walk the beautiful Skyline Trail for dune views, or explore the popular Ridge or Island trails. There’s so much to see: wooded forests, Hamlin Lake, wildlife, Lake Michigan and more.
Big Sable Point Lighthouse
You cannot miss the distinctive black and white tower of this historic beacon. It’s a 1.5-mile trek (each way), but totally worth it. Climb to the top of the lighth... READ MORE...
Ludington is Home to Impressive Hiking/Biking TrailsPosted on 08/06/2019 Experience Pure Ludington on foot or on wheels by embarking on some amazing, multi-sport trail systems designed for all types of outdoor enthusiasts.
Cartier Park Pathway on Lincoln Lake is an easily accessible, paved one-mile loop with minimal elevation. It is a great destination for families with young children, whether they are hiking, on a self-propelled scooter or riding a bicycle. Here, kids can also explore fun mountain bike trails winding through the forest.
With both paved paths and roads, the Ludington State Park is another popular spot for hikers and bikers. Pathways... READ MORE...