Antrim | Charlevoix | Grand Traverse | Kalkaska | Leelanau
Towns Include: Alden, Bellaire, Boyne City, Charlevoix, East Jordan, Elk Rapids, Empire, Fife Lake,Kalkaska,
Kingsley, Leland, Mancelona, Northport, Suttons Bay, Torch Lake, Traverse City

 

Antrim (Alden, Bellaire, Elk Rapids, Mancelona, Torch Lake)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Chain-O-Lakes Campground
231-533-8432
chainolakescamp.com
Private
7231 S M-88 Bellaire, MI 49615
From Bellaire, 4 miles S on Hwy M-88.
sewer,water & electric hookup, toilet, shower, pool, laundry, cabin, rec room, winter camping
Graves Crossing
989-732-3541
State Forest
10 miles N of Mancelona by US-131 & M-66.
10 sites - hike, canoe, fish, boat launch.
Honcho Rest Campground
231-264-8548
Visit Website
Private
8988 Cairn Hwy Box 65
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
electric, water & sewer hookup, laundry, toilet, shower, lake, playground, boat rental, fish, picnic shelter, pets
Pinney Bridge
989-732-3541
State Forest
5.5 miles NW of Alba by 620 & Cascade Rd.
15 sites - hike, canoe, fish.


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Charlevoix (Boyne City, Charlevoix, East Jordan)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Fisherman's Island State Park
231-547-6641
State Park
P.O. Box 456, Charlevoix, MI 49720
Go W on Bells Bay Rd from US-31 about 2.5 miles.
81 rustic sites - hike, hunt, bike, picnic
Park of the Pines
231-582-7660
Private
4094 Springwater Beach Road, Boyne City, MI 49712
Head E on US-31 in Charlevoix towards Murray Rd by turning left 6.9 miles. Turn right on Horton Bay Rd N 5.0 miles. Turn left onto Charlevoix Boyne City Rd. 2.5 miles to Springwater Beach Rd.
Call for more information.
Young State Park
231-582-7523
State Park
02280 Boyne City Rd, Boyne City, MI 49712
US-31 to Boyne Falls, M-75 to Boyne City, NW on C56 to park.
240 modern sites - Mini cabins, fish, beach house, handicap facilities, swim, store, boat launch, concession, playground, hike, picnic, programs


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Grand Traverse (Kingsley, Traverse City)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Arbutus No. 4
231-922-5280
State Forest
10 miles SE of Traverse City by Garfield Rd, Potter Rd, 4 Mile Rd & N Arbutus Lake Rd.
30 sites - fishing
Ever Flowing Waters
231-938-0933 
Private
5481 Brackett Road  Williamsburg, MI 49690
1 Mile North on US-31 from intersection of
US-31 & M-72 (ACME) then 1 mile East on Brackett Road.
electric hookup, fishing
Forks
231-922-5280
State Forest
7 miles S of Williamsburg by Williamsburg Rd, Supply Rd & Brown Bridge Rd
8 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch.
Holiday Park Campground
Private
4860 US-31 South  Traverse City, MI 49684
6 Mi S of Traverse City & 1 MI W on US-31. NW on 115 to 37 North. 1 mile W on US-31 from junction of US-31 and M37.
handicap facilities, toilet, water, sewer & electric, laundry, store, fishing, swim, shower, boat/canoe rental, playground, store, lp gas
Interlochen State Park
231-276-9511
State Park
M-137, Interlochen, MI 49643
15 miles SW of Traverse City. Take US-31 W of Traverse City 7 miles to Interlochen, then go S on M-137 for 2 miles.
490 sites - rustic, modern, mini cabins, tee pee rentals, organizational camp. Boat launch, fish, store, handicap facilities, concession, playground, picnic, programs, horseback riding trails, swim, hike.
Timber Ridge Camp Resort
231-947-2770
Private
4050 Hammond Traverse City, MI 49686
handicap facilities, tent, electric, water & sewer hookup, laundry, toilet, shower, pool, playground, rec room, store, picnic shelter, propane gas, cabins, pets
Lake Dubonnet Trail Camp
231-922-5280
State Forest
4.5 miles NW of Interlochen by M-137, US-31 & Wildwood Rd.
no sites - hike, canoe, fish, boat launch.
Lake Dubonnet
231-922-5280
State Forest
4 miles NW of Interlochen by M-137, US-31 & Wildwood Rd.
50 sites - hike, fish, boat launch.
Scheck's Place Trail Camp
231-922-5280
State Forest
12 miles SW of Willamsburg by Williamsburg Rd, Supply Rd & Brown Bridge Rd.
no sites - hike, horseback trails, fish.
Scheck's Place
231-922-5280
State Forest
12 miles SW of Willamsburg by Williamsburg Rd, Supply Rd & Brown Bridge Rd.
30 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch.
Timber Ridge Campground (formerly Yogi Bear Jellystone Park)
800-909-BEAR
231-947-2770
Private
4050 Hammond Rd.  Traverse City, MI 49684
6 MI E of Traverse City & 2 MI S of Bay. US-31 & M-72 to Three Mile Rd, 2 MI S to Hammond Rd. (2 MI S of State Park) 3 MI E on Hammond Rd. Follow signs.
all hookups, toilet, shower, pool, laundry, playground, store, lp gas, rec room
Traverse Bay RV Park
231-938-5800
Private
5555 M-72 E P.O. Box 525 Acme, MI 49610
1.5 miles East of US-31.
electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, pool, playground, rec room, laundry
Traverse City South KOA, Buckley
231-269-3203
800-249-3203
Private
9700 M-37 Buckley, MI 49620 M-37. 15 minutes south of Traverse City.
Electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, showers, playground, laundry, LP gas, rec room, pool, cabin rentals, store, picnic shelter
Traverse City State Park
231-922-5270
State Park
1132 US-31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686.
US-31 3 miles E of downtown Traverse City.
343 sites - Modern, mini cabin, Organizational camp, winter camping. Swim, playground, concession, beach house, canoe, fish, picnic.

 

 

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Kalkaska (Fife Lake, Kalkaska)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
CCC Bridge
231-922-5280
State Forest
10 miles SE of Kalkaska by M-72 & Sunset Trail Rd.
32 sites - canoe, fish, boat launch.
Guernsy Lake
231-922-5280
State Forest
8 miles W of Kalkaska by Island Lake Rd & Campground Rd
36 sites - hike, fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Kalkaska R.V. Park & Campground
888-816-9863
Private
580 M-72 SE Kalkaska, MI 49646
On M-72 1.5 miles E of US-131, .6 miles E of M-66, 24 miles W of Grayling, 24 miles E of Traverse City.
88 sites - Electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, showers, pool, laundry, playground, store, cabins, gas, rec room , winter camping
Visit: www.kalkaskacampground.com
Pickerel Lake (Kalkaska)
231-922-5280
State Forest
13.5 miles NE of Kalkaska by Co Rd 612 and Sunset Trail Rd.
13 sites - fish, boat launch, handicap facilities.
Rapid River Campground
231-258-2042 
877-246-2267
Private
7182 US-131  Mancelona, MI 49659
5 Mi. N. of Kalkaska on US-131.
handicap facilities, electric & water hookup, shower, toilet, laundry, playground, fish, store, cabin, winter camping.

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Leelanau (Empire, Leland, Northport, Suttons Bay)

Campground Name
Phone Number

Type of Campground
Directions/Address
Amenities
Lake Leelanau RV,
231-256-7236 
Private
3101 Lake Shore Dr,  Lake Leelanau, MI 49653
From Traverse City, M-22 N to Sutton's Bay, take M-204 W 4 MI to Lake Leelanau, turn S at Dick's Pourhouse (Lake Shore DR) go 3-1/2 miles to Park
electric, water & sewer hookup, toilet, shower, playground, swim, LP gas, laundry, canoe/boat/canoe rental, fishing
Leelanau State Park
231-386-5422
State Park
15310 N Lighthouse Point Rd, Northport, MI 49670-9717
M-22 from Traverse City to village of Northport, M-201 through Northport to County Rd 629 to park.
52 sites - rustic, mini cabin, organizational cabin. Hunt, playground, ski, swim, hike, picnic/shelter, lighthouse.
Leelanau Pines Campground
231-228-5742
Private
6500 E Leelanau Pines Drive Cedar, MI 49621
tent, electric, water and sewer hookups, laundry, toilet, shower, lake, playground, rec room, boat, fish , boat launch, store, propane gas, pets
Sleepy Bear Campground
231-326-5566
Fax: 231-326-5711
Private
6760 W Empire Hwy M-72  Empire, MI 49630
18 MI W of Traverse City on M-72 or 3 MI E of Empire on M-72.
handicap facilities, water, sewer & electric hookup, toilet, shower, pool, laundry, playground, store, cabin rental, picnic shelter, rec room

Wild Cherry Resort
231-271-5550

Private
8563 E. Horn Road
Lake Leelanau, MI

Opening Date is July 17 , 2002. We will open the first year with 24 full service sites. Water, Electricity, Sanitary Sewer, Local Phone Service, and a free Newspaper are included with every site. We recommend reservations which can be made by calling 231-271-5550.
Next year 10 walk-in sites plus another 25 full hook up sites will be added.


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

 

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