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A Quick Visitor's Guide to Saugatuck Michigan
 By Cassie Davis

If you need a true break and are looking for a getaway that is both serene and interesting, Saugatuck, Michigan is definitely the ideal destination.

With the water lapping at your feet and a perfect balance of man-made and natural beauty, this town definitely offers all that you could ask for. Located on the bank of Kalamazoo River, Saugatuck is a perfect location to unwind and enjoy life’s simple pleasures.

Activities at Saugatuck

While the option of having a lazy holiday is always open, Saugatuck also offers a lot of different activities that can keep you busy through your vacation. If you are a water lover, you could consider sailing boats, yachts, pontoon boats or opt for a peaceful boat ride.

If you want an adrenaline rush, you may want to look into the racing boats.

Of course, Saugatuck is one of the world’s best destinations for perch fishing, so fishing enthusiasts alike should have no problem keeping themselves busy.

Next could come exploring the sand dunes and beaches around the area. Each one of these has a unique history and an interesting story to tell. And while you do so, make it a point to take a dune buggy ride.

Exploring the place

If you’re more into history, you will probably want to explore the Chain Ferry and the Keewatin Museum. Keewatin was among the last big steam-powered ships that cruised the Great Lakes and has now been transformed into a museum that is both intriguing and at the same time a lot of fun to explore.

The Chain Ferry offers a unique experience that should not be missed.

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