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Versluis Park

  • 3650 Versluis Park Drive NE
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Neighborhood:Northeast
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Versluis Park was created on the shore of a 50 acre man-made lake and designed to provide a fully accessible recreational experience.  Today, Versluis Park features playground areas, picnic facilities, horseshoes & volleyball, beach and swimming areas with lifeguard stations and a fishing pier, boating, and one mile paved walking trail. A large variety of fish are maintained in Versluis Lake: Bluegill, Carp, Catfish, Croppies, Gar Pike, Large Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rock Bass, Small Mouth Bass, Sun Fish and Walleye.

Versluis Park's swimming beach is open from 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM during the summer months starting May 23rd  through Sunday, August 11th.  All other areas of Versluis Park are open from 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM  The rest of the year, typically, when public schools are in session, Versluis Park maintains the hours of 7:00 AM - to sunset.

Perfect for cooling off during those hot days of summer, the sandy beach at Versluis Park is great for family fun. Fully staffed beach / life guards, playgrounds, restrooms, and barrier free access.

Young and old alike can catch their limit from the Versluis Fishing Pier. Barrier free wheelchair access, safety rails, and seating make for an enjoyable family experience. A large variety of fish are maintained in Versluis Lake: Bluegill, Carp, Catfish, Croppies, Gar Pike, Large Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rock Bass, Small Mouth Bass, Sun Fish and Walleye.

Versluis has a large picnic area with a playground, picnic tables, volleyball court, BBQ's,  and a 1 mile paved trail to walk off the excess hotdogs.

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Beach, Parks & Trails
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  • Sand Volleyball:
Parks
  • Park Type: Township
Trail
  • Bike Trails/Trail Head:
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  • Hiking:
Accessibility
  • Getting Around the Venue: There are many designated parking spaces present in the parking lot. Many of theses spaces do not have an adjacent access aisle. Only one of the many “Van-Accessible” parking spaces are marked as such.

    The walking trails are asphalt. There are periodic surface cracks and places where the surface is uplifting along the asphalt paths.

    The Versluis Playground is on compressed woodchips. There is a ramp to the second level of the play element. The slopes are a little steep.

    The Volleyball sand pit is adjacent to the walking trails.

    There is a ramp that provides access into the lake.

    There are men’s and women’s restrooms available.

    There is a Gazebo with picnic table seating available.

    The Boardwalk has bench seating available.
  • Accessible Parking Options: Versluis Parking Lot at 3650 Versluis Park NE. — 0.0 miles from the venue.
General
Beach, Parks & Trails
Accessibility
  • Getting Around the Venue: There are many designated parking spaces present in the parking lot. Many of theses spaces do not have an adjacent access aisle. Only one of the many “Van-Accessible” parking spaces are marked as such. The walking trails are asphalt. There are periodic surface cracks and places where the surface is uplifting along the asphalt paths. The Versluis Playground is on compressed woodchips. There is a ramp to the second level of the play element. The slopes are a little steep. The Volleyball sand pit is adjacent to the walking trails. There is a ramp that provides access into the lake. There are men’s and women’s restrooms available. There is a Gazebo with picnic table seating available. The Boardwalk has bench seating available.
  • Accessible Parking Options: Versluis Parking Lot at 3650 Versluis Park NE. — 0.0 miles from the venue.
Information
  • Fishing:
  • Picnic Area:
  • Playground:
  • Open Shelter:
  • Restrooms:
  • Sand Volleyball:
Parks
  • Park Type: Township
Trail
  • Bike Trails/Trail Head:
  • Nature Trails:
  • Hiking: