Spring is the perfect time to plan a family vacation to southwest Michigan and South Haven, in particular. With the weather warming up, and beautiful scenery, there is no shortage of things to do and see in the area.
One of the main attractions in South Haven is the beach. The town is situated on the shores of Lake Michigan, and the beaches here are some of the most beautiful in the state. Families can spend their days soaking up the sun, and playing in the sand, even if the water is still too chilly for most to take a dip. The beaches also offer a variety of water activities such as kayaking, paddleboarding, and even windsurfing.
Another popular activity in South Haven is visiting the lighthouse. The South Haven Lighthouse has been standing since 1872 and offers a unique perspective of the town and lake.
For those who enjoy nature, the Kal Haven Trail is a must-see. The trail stretches 34 miles between South Haven and Kalamazoo, and is perfect for hiking, biking, and even horseback riding. The trail takes you through picturesque countryside and offers beautiful views of the lake and surrounding area.
If you're looking for something more laid-back, there are plenty of parks and gardens to explore in the area. The Van Buren State Park, for example, is a great place to relax and take in the natural beauty of the area. The park offers picnic areas, playgrounds, and is only a few miles south of South Haven.
South Haven also has a variety of shops and restaurants to explore. The town is known for its farm-to-table restaurants, where you can enjoy fresh, locally-sourced food. There are also plenty of boutique shops where you can find unique souvenirs and gifts to take home with you.
One of the most charming aspect of South Haven is the downtown area. Phoenix Street is home to a variety of shops and restaurants, as well as a farmers market and many events through the spring and into the summer.
The weather in southwest Michigan in the spring is perfect for a family vacation. The days are warming up and sunny, but not too hot, making it the perfect temperature for all the outdoor activities the area has to offer. Evenings tend to be comfortable and perfect for sitting around a campfire or taking a stroll along the beach.
Come see how South Haven is a great destination for a family vacation in the spring. With its beautiful beaches, lighthouse, nature trails, parks, gardens, and charming downtown area, there is something for everyone to enjoy. The weather is perfect for outdoor activities and the farm-to-table restaurants and unique shops make it a perfect place to spend a relaxing and fun-filled vacation with your loved ones. Plenty of nights are still available for your family or friends at the Peach Mansion! Book your stay and enjoy all that South Haven has to offer.