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Campgrounds in Hillsdale County

Have you ever thought about when camping became recreation rather than occupation? For early pioneers it was certainly occupation. As time went on, camping became a time to escape from the pressures of city life. Camping has became a form of recreation for millions of people the world over. Today, a beautiful view out the back door is not enough. There are many folks who want a place of solitute, a place of quiet, a place where no human traces are evident by sight, or sound, or smell, to which they can escape. There are many camping facilities in Hillsdale County which provide this opportunity. Click on the related links below to see what campsite fits your recreational style. Nawagostatepark [Click here to view full size picture]


4111 West Hallet Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242

517-437-1143 Fax

Email:  camp@gatewayparkcampground.com

Website:  www.gatewayparkcampground.com


Open May 1 - November 1
98 sites all with full hookup.  4 rental cabins and one rental RV.

Facilities include: electricity, water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming pool, jumping pillow, Gaga ball pit, playground, boat rentals, fishing, bottle gas, recreation hall, pets on leash allowed. Sandy swimming beach on South Sand Lake. Planned activities on weekends.

Hillsdale County Fairgrounds
115 South Broad Street (M-99)
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
Available for individual and group trailer camping. Electric and water hook-ups available. Limited sewer hooks-ups available(dump site on premises).

Kimball Camp
4444 Long Lake Road
Reading, MI. 49274
Year around childrens activities camp.

Lone Star Resort
3680 Stub Road
Reading, MI. 49274
5 cottages for rent on Bear lake May-October. Swimming, fishing , boat included with each cottage. Everything furnished except blankets and linens. Volleyball, basketball, tetherball, and horse shoes.

Michindoh Conference Center
4545 East Bacon Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49252
Ministry of Norht Ohio Conference, Church of the United Brethren in Christ. Camping for all ages. Conference Center, 16 family units, 34 RV sites, 20 tent sites, 18 camping cabins, recreation center, lake, waterslide, horseback riding, and dinin hall. Open to non-profit groups.

Way Back In Campgroung
3590 Jonesville Road
Jonesville, MI. 49250
Canoe rental and Camper space available.

Historic Marble Springs
9411 West Chicago Roa(US-12)
Allen, MI. 49227
Open May-November 1. 60 sites available. Electricity, laundry facilities, picnic pavilion, horseshoes, handicap facilities water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming, paddle boats, playground equipment, fishing, store, miniature golf, vlleyball, basketball, tetherball, softball, pets on leash.

Boot Hill Campground
2320 East Bear Lake Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
75 primitive campsites with picnic tables. No running water or electricity. Bathroom, wells, dumping station, playground equipment. boat launch.

Somerset Beach Campground
9822 Brooklawn Court
Somerset Center, Mi. 49281
125 sites, 136 RV sires, tent, and RV rental, private lake, swimming, boating, tennis, archery, recreation fields,rental equipment, playground, lodge, picnic area, laundry, hiking, snack shop, and weekend worship,services, Youth and family resident camping and retreats.

St. Francis Camp on the Lake
10120 Murry Rd.
Jerome, Mi. 49249

Open: June-September. Summer Camp for mentally impaired (children and adults).

Sugar Bush Park
2571 South Sand Lake Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
44 site available. Open May 1 - September 30. Facilities: Electricity, handicap facilities, water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming, playground, fishing, store, picnic shelter, pavilion, recreation room, game room, rental trailers, modern bathhouse, pets on leash. Country music on Saturday evenings.

Wildwood Arces
14508 Goose Lake Road
Jonesville, Mi. 49250
Open: April 15 - October 1
Over 125 sites. 6 with sewer. Quiet lake setting. Hiking trails, pine forest, paddle boats, canoes, recreational facilities, small store, video games, swimming, and fishing. Pets on leash.

Moscow Maples RV Park
8291 East Chicago Road
Moscow, MI. 49257
Campsites, playground, building for activities, sewer hook-ups.

Annie's Cabins
Little Long Lake
Montgomery, Mi. 49255
Sleeps 4. Rent: May - October. Quiet setting, Very clean, fully furnsihed kitchen. Bring own bedding and towels. Swimming, fishing, canoe and motorized boat provided with cabin.

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