How else to explain the thousands of acres given over to state parks, forests, lakefront beaches and national parks for camping fun whatever the weather?
Not to mention the private campgrounds, RV parks, and cabins available statewide that appeal to a wide audience of outdoor adventurers - whether they are families who gather at group camping sites, or those who prefer their commune with nature "al fresco" at primitive tent campgrounds.
borders on four of the five Great Lakes, Michigan is comprised
of Upper and Lower peninsulas, both of which make prime summer resort
territory offering travelers not only world class camping, but sports fishing, boating, swimming, hiking and nature trails.
More about Michigan campgrounds around the Web:
Michigan Campgrounds & Camping Directory
- The state's official tourism site with an extensive guide to state park and forest campgrounds, private camping sites, RV parks, and dog-friendly campsites, with a campground database searchable by city or region.
- Official site of the Michigan Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds with a comprehensive directory searchable via an interactive map, by name, or region, plus helping camping tips and related resources.
Northern Michigan National Forest Campgrounds - Great intro to what's available at more than a dozen national forests statewide listed by county, with information number of campsites, hiking trails, and other recreation attractions with related resources.
Southwestern Michigan Campgrounds - Detailed guide to privately-owned country and beachfront campgrounds and RV parks with driving directions, amenities, plus more about pet friendly campsites.