Beaches in Chicago
The Windy City is home to some of the best beaches in all of the Midwest
While you're not likely to think of a beautiful beach shore when you picture Chicago, the Windy City is home to some of the best beaches in all of the Midwest. Located on scenic Lake Michigan - the country's third-largest lake - Chicago beaches act as a pleasant oasis just steps from the urban jungle that is Downtown Chicago. Popular during the sweltering Summer months, the beaches of Chicago are a must-see for Chicago travelers visiting the Windy City from May - October.
For more information on where to find the best beaches Chicago, scroll below and use our helpful Chicago beach map.