As we get ready for the Fourth of July 2023, these six Michigan beaches are closed.

The Fourth of July holiday is here and Michigan can expect temperatures in the upper 80s tomorrow. That might mean you want to take the family to the beach to cool off and enjoy the holiday. Just make sure your favorite beach is open before you go.

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With over 1,000 beaches in the state, there is no shortage of fun in the sun. However, some Michigan beaches are notorious for being closed, much of the time due to contamination. Check out the shortlist below of Michigan beaches that are closed or have advisories.

Michigan beaches that are closed or under contamination advisories as of 7/3/23 at 3:30 pm:

  • Haynor Lake - Hamburg Fitness Center & Camp
    • Livingston County
    • Beach Closed
  • Lake St. Clair - St. Clair Shores Memorial Park Beach
    • Macomb County
    • Beach Closed
  • Saginaw Bay-Lake Huron - Singing Bridge Beach
    • Arena County
    • Contamination Advisory
  • Lake St. Helen - Richfield Township Public Fishing Site
    • Roscommon County
    • Contamination Advisory
  • Van Norman Lake - Waterford Hill
    • Oakland County
    • Beach Closed
  • Voorheis Lake - Keatington Subdivision - Eaton Gate - off Baldwin
    • Oakland County
    • Beach Closed

To stay up to date on which beaches in Michigan are closed or that have contamination advisories, check the Michigan BeachGuard System here.

Keep in mind that this list was made on 7/3/23. You may want to check back to the Michigan BeachGuard System in the morning if one of the above beaches is your preferred destination. You never know, it could be open.

Source: Michigan BeachGuard System

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