Thumb Lake Park

Park Address & Contact Information: 
Thumb Lake Park 
00665 Magee Rd. S.
Boyne Falls, MI 49713

Phone:  (231) 582-7040 (Park office)

Situated near the eastern border of Charlevoix County, Thumb Lake Park is a beautiful little gem of a day use park located on Magee Road, just north of Thumb Lake Road, east of the Village of Boyne Falls.  The park has ample parking in close proximity to the wonderful 1600 feet of sandy beach and clear water. Thumb Lake is the deepest lake in Charlevoix County and has its own watershed.  Dogs are allowed on a portion of the beach.  A pavilion, picnic tables and grills are provided for your convenience and are near the water, parking and sidewalks.  Portable restrooms are also available. 

A public boat launch is located on Thumb Lake Rd. at the southwest corner of Thumb Lake.

For park rules, please
 click here.


Thumb Lake Park - Heading to the Beach
                      Heading to the beach

Thumb Lake Park - Fun at the beach
            Sunning, swimming and boating

Thumb Lake Park - Sunning and swimming
                      Sunning and swimming

Thumb Lake Park - Sunning, swimming and boating
                           Fun in the sun!
Thumb Lake Park Picnic Table near sidewalk, parking and beach       
                  Picnic table near sidewalk

Thumb Lake Park steps to beach        
                         Steps to the beach

Thumb Lake Park Handicapped Accessible Picnic Table  
            Accessible picnic table at the beach

         Dogs are welcome, but please clean up after them.
Thumb Lake Park Beach      
             The beach on an autumn day

                               A frozen Thumb Lake

"Fighting Milfoil at Lake Louise (Thumb Lake)" 
(Presentation to Charlevoix County Parks Committee on April 20, 2015)

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