Continent
North America
Country
Michigan (USA)
Next Big City
Detroit
Next Town
Traverse City, Frankfort
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
No information

Water

Type:
Shallow, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Lake Michigan varies. Smaller waves, but sometimes on the calm side.

Beach

Type:
Sand, Pebbles, Stones
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Sand, then small shells, then pebbles, then stones. Might break fins off your board.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wetsuit in spring and fall. Good for winter when frozen.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
NE, SW

Often blowing from offshore Southwest towards onshore Northeast. To the south the beach curves making N and S sideshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Northwest corner of Michigan's lower Peninsula. Get onto State Highway 22, then turn onto Point Betsie Rd. and drive to its west end.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information
Continent
North America
Country
Michigan (USA)
Next Big City
Detroit
Next Town
Traverse City, Frankfort
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
No information

Water

Type:
Shallow, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Lake Michigan varies. Smaller waves, but sometimes on the calm side.

Beach

Type:
Sand, Pebbles, Stones
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Sand, then small shells, then pebbles, then stones. Might break fins off your board.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Wetsuit in spring and fall. Good for winter when frozen.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
No information
Main Direction:
NE, SW

Often blowing from offshore Southwest towards onshore Northeast. To the south the beach curves making N and S sideshore.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Northwest corner of Michigan's lower Peninsula. Get onto State Highway 22, then turn onto Point Betsie Rd. and drive to its west end.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information