Port Austin – Bird Creek County Park
Port Austin Beach of Choice
Bird Creek Beach in Port Austin is a seven-acre day-use park located at the tip of Michigan’s Thumb. Bird Creek features a 350-foot boardwalk along its one-acre beach with roofed picnic shelters overlooking the beach and the water. The boardwalk includes picnic spots, benches, restrooms, a large shelter and connections to play areas and shore fishing. The park features a large picnic Pavilion adjacent a playground, restrooms, and shower facility. Concession stands with pop, ice cream & snacks are available on weekends.
Port Austin’s Prime View of the Harbor at Bird Creek County Park
Located in the village of Port Austin, this park is within walking distance of the village. It is a favorite spot for sailors and boaters who dock at the State harbor and marina. There are nearby kayak rentals and this Port Austin beach and the park is a prime stop on the Heritage Water Trail.