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Crystal Lake

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Address: Frankfort, MI

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Next time I'll bring water shoes

This was wonderful clean lake for swimming in early August. The pebble beach was clean and uncrowded. Given my tender feet, next time I'll bring some water shoes. Otherwise... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
delidog
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was wonderful clean lake for swimming in early August. The pebble beach was clean and uncrowded. Given my tender feet, next time I'll bring some water shoes. Otherwise, enjoyed dit very much and hope to be back.

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Mount Morris, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

AMAZING weekend with girlfriends (6) to six different wineries. EACH were unique and different. LOVED each one and the different products!!! What a weekend!!!

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Thank GranteBea
Holland, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Such a peaceful place! The water is unbelievably clear and the air is so refreshing! To say this place is relaxing is an understatement! If one's not careful, this place could relax them to the point of their DNA unwinding! Simply fabulous!

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Thank Lynn O
Wisconsin
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14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Cold clean lake. Kids enjoyed playing in the sand, and dipping their toes in the cool water. The day was on the cooler side so there wasn't as much swimming done, than if it was a hotter day.

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Thank Nikki V
Detroit, Michigan
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Our family always has a great time in Crystal Lake and it's hard to get anyone out of the water. From sun up to sun down, we'll swim! It's perfect for swimming, boating and tubing as well as fishing. The water is crystal clear (hence the name!), and the bottom is sandy soft. I'm fully convinced that Crystal Lake has... More 

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Byron Center, MI
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

There are beaches which are public....beautiful waters. Great for boating,s wimmin, paddleboarding, kayaking...

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Thank janeByronCenter_MI
santa cruz
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56 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful lake with clear water and sandy bottom. Big enough to not get crowded and small enough to SUP the width. One caveat, swimmers itch.

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Threerivers
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Nice shallow water sandy beach. Not very busy during middle of week . Good for small children .no lifeguard . Watch out for the goose poop

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Montreal, Canada
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at a cottage for a few days and it was just stunningly beautiful. Brought the stress level all the way down :-) 4 stars : only because we were warned about swimmer's itch. We went in the water anyways and nothing happened but it kinda freaked us out. Apparently, it hasn't been much of an issue this year... More 

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Weston, Wisconsin
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a truly beautiful lake and so clear. The beach area is great and within walking distance of renting kayaks or eating at the cafe. Plan on spending the day and having a picnic lunch, you won't be disappointed.

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