Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for South Haven, MI
Because of its position on Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the Black River, South Haven has always been a port city. During settlement, major ship lines stopped there, both passenger and freight. In the early 1900s South Haven became a resort town, sometimes referred to as “The Catskills of the Midwest”. South Haven is a major regional tourist draw because of its recreational harbor and beaches.
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