Saugatuck Dune Rides

6495 Blue Star Hwy.
Saugatuck, MI 49453- Map It
(269) 857-2253

AAA Editor Notes

Saugatuck Dune Rides, off I-196 exit 41, then about .5 mi. s.w. on Blue Star Hwy., offers rides on open-air vehicles that seat up to 18. The guide stops periodically throughout the trip to talk about the history of the dunes and the local plants and wildlife, and at one stop visitors can get out at the top of a dune to take pictures and climb the dunes. The route also includes forested areas. Note: The ride includes some high speeds and quick turns. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 45 minutes minimum.
$19; $10 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-7:30, Sun. noon-7:30, July-Aug.; Mon.-Sat. 10-5:30, Sun. noon-5:30, Apr.-June and in Sept. (also Fri.-Sat. of Labor Day weekend 10-7:30, Sun. 11:30-7:30); Fri. and Sun. noon-5:30, Sat. 10-5:30, Oct. 1 to mid-Oct. Trips depart every 30 minutes. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.