Kemil Beach

Enjoy one of the most scenic drives in Porter County on your way to the Kemil Beach parking lots. Then you can enjoy a nice stretch of beach or stroll along Lake View Drive to reach the Lake View Picnic area to have a picnic or enjoy the facility.

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Website: https://www.nps.gov/indu

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27 N. East State Park Rd. (State Park Rd. and Lake Front Dr., Beverly Shores, IN 46304

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Fax: (219) 395-1767

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