Cheboygan | Otsego | Crawford | Roscommon | Emmet

Towns: Cheboygan, Gaylord, Grayling, Harbor Springs, Higgins Lake, Houghton Lake, Indian River,
Mackinaw City, Pellston, Petoskey, Prudenville, Roscommon

 

Cheboygan (Cheboygan, Indian River & Mackinaw City)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Aloha State Park
231-625-2522
State Park
4347 Third Street, Cheboygan, MI 49721
5 miles S of Cheboygan. Take M-33 and then head 1 mile W on M-22.
287 Modern sites - playground, swimming, handicap facilities, boat launch, picnic/shelter
Black Lake
989-785-4251
State Forest
11 miles N of Onaway by M-211, Co Road 489, Black Mtn Rd & Doriva Beach Rd
50 sites - hike, Off Road Vehicle trails, fish, boat launch.
Burt Lake State Park
906-238-9392
State Park
6635 State Park Drive, Indian River, MI 49749
I-75, take exit 310 and turn left on M-68. Make left at light on Old 27. Park is S on right.
300 Modern sites - Mini cabin rentals, swim, playground, handicap facilities, store, boat launch, hike, picnic/shelter.
Cheboygan State Park
231-627-2811
State Park
4490 Beach Road, Cheboygan, MI 49721
I-75 N to exit 313 & turn right. M-27 N 18 miles. Right at 4th light (US-23 S). Go 4 miles to park on the left.
76 sites - Modern, rustic cabin rentals, Tee Pee rental, Organization campground. picnic shelter, playground, beach house, cross country ski, swim, hike, hunt, bike.
Circle S Campground 231-525-8300
Private
15247 Trowbridge Road  Wolverine, MI 49799
I-75 Exit 301, turn W., turn left at bottom of hill, turn left on Trowbridge Rd. 2 Mi
electric, water, toilets, showers, swimming, laundry, playground, boat, cabin rental, fishing, picnic shelter, store
Elkwood
Campground (formerly Raywood)
231-525-8373
Private
2733 Lance Lake Rd. Wolverine, MI 49799
I-75 Exit 301, turn E 3/4 mile to 4 corners, turn right 4-1/2 miles. Blacktop ends, go 1/2 mile on gravel over hill to campground.
electric, water, toilet, shower, pool, laundry, playground, store, picnic shelter, rec room
Haakwood
989-732-3541
State Forest
2 miles N of Wolverine by Old 27, then E on Campground Road
18 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Indian River RV Resort & Campground
231-238-0035
Private
561 North Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI. 49749
Exit 310 (Indian River), at light go North 4.2 miles (Follow signs off I-75); Or I-75 exit 313, NE on Hwy 27, go 1 mile.
Electric, water and sewer, toilet, shower, pool, swim, laundry, playground, gas, store, cabin, rec room
Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping
231-436-5584
Private
Box 728 MV, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
tent, electric, water and sewer hookup, toilet, shower, pool, lake, playground, rec room, store, propane gas, cabin, pets
Maple Bay
989-732-3541
State Forest
3.5 miles E of Brutus by Brutus Road
38 sites - fishing, boat launch, handicap accessible.
Mill Creek Historic State Park
231-436-5563
State Park
I-75 to US-23, go E 3.5 miles
No camping available - Wildlife viewing sites, hiking, year round interpretive program.
Stoney Creek Trail Camp
989-732-3541
State Forest
12 miles E of Indian River by
M-68, then N on M-33 and Stoney Creek Road.
10 sites - hiking, horseback riding trails, fishing.
Tee Pee Campground
231-436-5391
Private
P.O. Box 10, Mackinaw City, MI 49701
1/2 Mi. S of Mackinaw City on US-23 & Lake Huron: I-75 N Exit 337 go to US-23, go 1/2 Mi. S of city. I-75 S exit 338. Follow signs for US-23.
electric, water, toilet, shower, swim, playground, fish, store, rec room
Twin Lakes
989-785-4251
State Forest
6 miles SE of Alverno by Black River Rd & Twin Lakes Rd
12 sites - hike, fish, boat launch
Waterways Campground
231-627-7066 
Private
PO Box 262
Cheboygan, MI 49721
I-75 From south Exit 313, from north Exit 326 or 322, N to junction of M-27 & M-33, 1/4 mile S on M-33, on Cheboygan River.
handicap facilities, electric, water, sewer hookup, flush toilet, shower, playground, boat/canoe rental, store, rec room, fish
Weber Lake
989-732-3541
State Forest
7.5 miles NW of Wolverine by Wolverine and Prue Road
18 sites - hike, fish, boat launch.
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
Private
Indian River
No information available.


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Otsego (Gaylord)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities

 

Beaver Creek Resort
R.V. Resort

Privately Owned

5004 W. Otsego Lake Dr. Gaylord, MI 49735

31 wooded sites with water and electric. 33 paved full hook-up sites. First class bathhouse with private dressing rooms, laundromat, indoor pool w/atrium, water slide. Tennis court, adventure golf, dump station, clubhouse w/game room and fireplace. Discount prices on "The Natural" our own 18-hole championship golf course, RV Golf. Packages available. Seasonal and overnight guests welcome. One of Northern Michigan's only RV resort with an 18-hole golf course.
Check us out at:
www.beavercreekresort.org
Big Bear Lake
989-732-3541
State Forest
1.5 miles SW of Vienna Corners by Principal Meridian Rd and Little Bear Lake Rd
30 sites - hike, fish, handicap facilities
Big Bear Point
989-732-3541
State Forest
.25 miles SW of directions to Big Bear Lake.
14 sites - hike, fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Elk Hill Trail Camp
989-983-4101
State Forest
14 miles E of Vanderbilt by Sturgeon Valley Rd, Twin Lakes Rd and Osmund Rd
10 sites - hiking, horseback riding trials, fishing, boat launch.
Gaylord KOA Resort
989-939-8723
Private
5101 Campfires Parkway
Gaylord, MI 4973
Johnson's Crossing Trail Camp
989-983-4101
State Forest
15 miles E of Gaylord by M-32, Wilkinson Rd, Marquart Rd, Sparr Rd & Johnson's Crossing Rd.
10 sites - hike, horseback riding trails, fish.
Lake Marjory
989-732-3541
State Forest
1.25 miles S of Waters by Old 27 & Cottonwood Road
10 sites - fish, boat launch.
Otsego Lake State Park
989-732-5485
State Park
7136 Old 27 S, Gaylord, MI 49735
I-75 to Village of Waters, go W to Old 27 for 5 miles.
155 modern sites - Mini cabin rental, swim, store, playground, fish, handicap facilities, boat launch, picnic/shelter, beach house.
Pickerel Lake
989-983-4101
State Forest
10 miles NE of Vanderbilt by Sturgeon Valley Rd and Pickerel Lake Rd.
39 sites - hike, fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Pigeon Bridge
989-983-4101
State Forest
14 miles E of Vanderbilt by Sturgeon Valley Rd and Twin Lakes Rd
10 sites - hiking trails, fish.
Pigeon River
989-983-4101
State Forest
13.5 mile E of Vanderbilt by Sturgeon Valley Rd & Twin Lakes Rd
19 sites - hiking trail, fish.
Round Lake
989-983-4101
State Forest
14 miles E of Vanderbilt by Sturgeon Valley Rd & Round Lake Rd
10 sites - hiking, fish.


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Crawford (Grayling)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Hartwick Pines State Park
989-348-7068
State Park
4216 Ranger Rd, Grayling, MI 49738
NE of Grayling, I-75 exit 259, N on M-93 3 miles.
100 sites - Modern, Site specific full hookup, organization campground, winter camping. Handicap facilities, visitor center, playground, cross country ski, fish, hunt, bike trails, nature observation site, hiking, picnic/shelter, year round interpretive program.
Goose Creek Trail Camp
989-348-6371
State Forest
5.5 miles W of Frederic by Co Rd 612 & Manistee River Rd
12 sites - hike, horseback riding trails, canoe, fish, boat launch.
Upper Manistee River
989-348-6371
State Forest
8 miles SW of Frederic by Co Rd 612 and Goose Creek Rd
40 sites - canoe, fish.
Manistee River Bridge
989-348-6371
State Forest
7.3 miles W of Grayling by
M-72.
18 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch.
Lake Margrethe
989-348-6371
State Forest
6.3 miles W of Grayling by
M-72 & McIntyres Landing Rd
37 sites - fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
AuSable River Canoe Camp
989-348-6371
State Forest
5.5 miles E of Grayling by North Down River Rd & Headquarters Rd.
13 sites - canoe, fish.
Burton's Landing
989-348-6371
State Forest
3.5 miles E of Grayling by M-72 & Burton's Landing Rd
12 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch.
Keystone Landing
989-348-6371
State Forest
4.5 miles E of Grayling by M-72 & Keystone Landing Rd
18 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
White Pine Canoe Camp
989-348-6371
State Forest
12 miles E of Grayling by M-72 & Wakely Bridge Rd.
No sites - canoeing, fishing.
Jones Lake
989-348-6371
State Forest
9 miles E of Frederic by Co Rd 612 & Jones Lake Rd
42 sites - fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Shupac Lake
989-348-6371
State Forest
3 miles N of Lovells by Twin Bridge Rd & Campground Trail.
30 sites - fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Walsh Road Trail Camp
989-348-6371
State Forest
24 miles E of Grayling by North Down River Rd & Walsh Rd.
9 sites - hike, horseback riding trails, fish, handicap facilities.
4 Mile Trail Camp
989-348-6371
State Forest
9 miles SE of Grayling by I-75 and 4 Mile Rd
no sites - hike, horseback riding trails.
Headwaters Camping & Cabins
517-705-2066
Private
11687 Headwaters Ct. Box 209 Waters, MI 49797
handicap facilities, tent,electric, water and sewer hookup, toilets, showers, lake, playground, fish, boat launch, picnic shelter, cabin, pets
Yogi Bear's Jellystone
Camp-Resort
231-238-8259
Private
2201 E. M-68
Indian River, MI 49749
4 Mi E of I-75 Exit 310 on M-68, 30 Mi S of Mackinac Bridge.
Electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, pool, playground, handicap facilities, laundry, lp gas, store, cabin rental, picnic shelter, rec room
Sno-Trac Camper Village
517-348-9494
800-348-9490
Private
3576 Sno-Trac Trail Lovells Road F-97, Grayling, MI 49738
tent, electric and water hookup, toilet, shower, rec room, canoe, fish, store, picnic shelter, prop gas, cabin, pets
Happi Days Campground and Diner
989-348-8172
happidays@verizon.net
Private
7486 W Batterson Rd. Frederic, MI 49733
8 MI N of Grayling, 2 miles S of Frederic on Old US-27 and Batterson Rd. I-75 Exit 259 go W to Old US-27, go N 4 Mi. to Batterson Rd.
electric and water hookup, toilet, laundry, playground, shower, store, boat/canoe rental, cabin rental, winter, fish.
Paddle Brave Campground & Canoe Livery
517-275-5273
Private
10610 Steckert Bridge
Roscommon, MI 48653
I-75 to Roscommon Exit (239) M-18, go thru Roscommon to first road past river, left on Lancewood (Steckert Bridge Rd.). 2 Mi to campground.
Electric & water hookup, shower, toilet, fish, playground, store, boat/canoe rental, cabin rental, winter camping
River Park Campground & Trout Pond
517-348-9092 Fax:5173481638
Private
2607 Peters Rd. PO Box 448 Grayling, MI 49738
I-75 Exit 259 (M-93) NE 3 Mi. to dirt road (Bobcat Trail). Turn right 2 Mi. to camp. Follow signs.
Electric and water hookup, toilet, shower, laundry, fish, store, rec room, winter camping

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Roscommon (Higgins Lake, Houghton Lake, Prudenville, Roscommon)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
North Higgins Lake State Park
989-821-6125
State Park
11747 N Higgins Lake Drive, Roscommon, MI 48653
I-75 exit 144, go 5 miles W to Beech Street & go N to park.
175 sites - Camp store, handicap facilities, swim, cross country ski, concession, boat launch, playground, beach house, fish, hike, picnic/shelter.
South Higgins Lake State Park
989-821-6374
State Park
106 State Park Drive, Roscommon, MI 48653
I-75 to exit 239, W on M-18 to Robinson Lake Rd, turn right to Co Rd 100, left to park.
400 sites - Modern sites and mini cabins. Canoe, swim, camp store, playground, handicap facilities, boat launch, beach house, cross country ski, hike, hunt, concession, picnic/shelter, bike.
Ralph A. MacMullen Conference Center
989-821-6200
State Recreation Area
104 Conservation Drive, Roscommon, MI 48653
From I-75 go E 5 miles to park on left.
Non-profit organizations may hold meetings or events here. Fish, store, handicap facilities, hike and swim.
Houghton Lake
989-275-4622
State Forest
6 miles NW of Houghton Lake Hts by West Shore Drive
50 sites - fish, boat launch
Great Circle Campground
Private
Roscommon
No information available.
Higgins Hills RV Park, 800-478-8151
517-275-8151
Private
3800 West Federal Hwy Roscommon, MI 48653
I-75 Exit 244, 1 MI W, or US-27 to Military Rd. Exit. 4.5 miles East.
Electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, laundry, playground, store, gas, cabin, rec room, winter camping
Higgins Lake Family Campgrounds
517-821-6891
Private
2380 W Burdell Roscommon, MI 48653
From Junction of I-75 and M-18 (Exit 239) S 0.1 MI on M-18 to CR-103 (Robinson Lake Road) W 3 MI to CR-100, N 1 Mi.
electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, playground, store, picnic
Houghton Lake Travel Park
517-422-3931
800-659-9379
Private
370 Cloverleaf Lane Houghton Lake, MI 48629
1 blk. East of US-27 on M-55. Turn South off M-55 at Cloverleaf Lane. From I-75 take M-55 (18 miles) through Houghton Lake, past State Police Post to Cloverleaf Lane.
Electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, pool, laundry, play, store, gas, rec room

Wooded Acres Family Campground
517-422-3413

 

997 Federal Ave, Houghton Lake, MI 48629 
From US-27, Exit at M-55 E, Turn right at second stop light Loxley Rd. Go 1 MI S to Federal Ave From I-75 Exit M-55 W, 12 MI W of I-75 to Loxley Rd Go 1 MI S to Federal Ave.
electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, pool, laundry. playground, store, picnic, rec room, winter camping

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Emmet (Petoskey, Harbor Springs, Pellston)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Colonial Michillimackinac Historic State Park
231-436-5563
State Park
I-71 to exit 339 at south end of Mackinac Bridge
No sites - lighthouse, guided tour of 1700's fur trading village and military outpost.
Wilderness State Park
231-436-5381
State Park
903 Wilderness Park Drive, Carp Lake, MI 49718
11 miles W of Mackinaw City to Wilderness Park Drive.
250 Modern sites & Organization campground - playground, ski, swim, hike, fish, hunt, nature watch, boat launch, bike, picnic, programs.
Petoskey KOA
616-347-0005
Private
1800 N US-31 Petoskey, MI 49770
handicap facilities, tent, electric, water and sewer hookup, laundry, toilet, shower, pool, playground, rec room, store, picnic shelter, propane gas, cabin, pets
Crooked River RV Park
231-548-5534
Private
7384 Cheboygan St. PO Box 406 Alanson, MI 49706
M-68 in village of Alanson at Crooked River Bridge. 12 miles W of Indian River I-75 Exit, 8 miles N of Petoskey.
Electric, water and sewer hookup, fish, toilet, shower, LP gas, winter camping.

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State Park and State Forest information from Michign Recreation & Camping Guide,
Department of Natural Resources, 2001

 

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