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Things to Do in Silver Lake

Whether it’s golf, dune tours or kayaking, Silver Lake/Mears has you covered on all fronts. The Silver Lake Sand Dunes and the outlying area boast many options for recreation. Below are some featured selections.

Places to Play

Put your short game to the test in Oceana County's original 18-hole public golf course, featuring the best greens since 1962. The score counts when playing our small, quick, smooth rolling greens. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Golden Sands is a 9-hole golf adventure, open year-round, with four sets of tees and a driving range. Ask about lessons and our summer youth golf camp! Enjoy live music during the summer. The course and restaurant are family and pet friendly with plenty of outdoor seating! Book your tee-time or order your meal online.

Duneland Off Road Center, 1951 N. 24th Ave., Mears, MI, 49436, (231) 873-4047

Silver Lake Buggy Rentals, 8288 W. Hazel Rd., Silver Lake, MI, 49436, (231) 873-8833

West Michigan Watersports Park, 7186 W. Deer Rd., Mears, MI, 49436, (616) 558-2737

Wild Bill’s ATV Rentals, 8110 W. Hazel Rd., Silver Lake, MI 49436, (231) 873-8400

Play Nearby

Beautiful 27 hole, 6900 yard par 72 Colonial, and 9 hole 1600 yard par 30 Heritage. Huge driving range, food and refreshments at Colonial Bar & Grille. Senior over 60 rates Monday-Thursday, after 3pm specials everyday. Fridays: $1 per hole, $1 sandwiches, drink specials, $1 per bucket of balls.

Put your short game to the test in Oceana County's original 18-hole public golf course, featuring the best greens since 1962. The score counts when playing our small, quick, smooth rolling greens. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Bamboozled Escape Rooms, 3243 W. Lever Rd., Hart, MI, 49420, (231) 742-1288

Betts Guide Service, 9145 Mason Dr. , Newaygo, MI, 49337, (231) 519-7348

Happy Mohawk Canoe Livery, 401 E. Fruitvale Rd., Montague, MI, 49437, (231) 894-4209

Experience Silver Lake Sand Dunes

Silver Lake Park & Sand Dunes

With more than 3,000 acres, the giant sandbox of Silver Lake is your hub for beaches, off-roading, swimming, and access to Lake Michigan!

Silver Lake State Park

The Silver Lake State Park is 3,000 acres and is situated between Silver Lake and Lake Michigan, offering boating, fishing, swimming, & ORV.