• Looking out at the lake

    Sleeping Bear Dunes

    National Lakeshore Michigan

Campgrounds in the Area

The map at the bottom of the page shows the location of these campgrounds.
 

1.

D.H. Day Campground
National Park Service

231-334-4634

1 Mile(1.6K) west of Glen Arbor on M-22

88 Sites rustic, short walk to Lake Michigan beaches.

2.

Platte River Campground
National Park Service

231-325-5881

On Benzie 708, .2 miles(.32K)west Of M-22 (near Platte River)

96 site, w/electricity , 53 without, 25 walk-in sites 5 group sites, showers, reservations available.

4.

Betsie River Camp Site (Private)

231-352-9535

1 mile (1.6 k) south of W-115 on M-22 then 1 mile (1.5k)east on River Rd.

100 sites, showers, electricity, pull-thru sites, fish cleaning station, winter rates, closed Dec1 to Apr1, reservations available.

5.

Timber Ridge Campground (Private)

231-947-2770

4050 Hammond Rd East Traverse City, Mi

30 full hook-ups 212 rustic,121 water and electricity, pool, miniature golf, reservations available.

6.

Empire Township Campground

231-326-5285

3 miles(1.6 k)east of Empire on M-72, then go 2miles (3.2k) South on Co. Rd. 677, and right on Osborn Rd.

60 sites, primitive, pay showers,

9 sites with electricity, reservations available.

7.

Garey Lake State Forest Campground

231-922- 5280

2 miles (3.2k) west of Co. Rd. 669 On Oviatt Rd.

Separate horse trail camp, 15 Individual sites, rustic, fishing, hiking, equestrian.

8.

Holiday Park Campground (Private)

231-943-4410

On US-31, 5 miles (8k) east of M-137

154 sites, hookups, fish, boat, swim, volleyball, basketball, reservations available.

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10.

Interlochen State Park

231-276-9511

Reservations 1-800-447-2757

South on M-137 from Interlochen

187 acres, 490 sites, rustic, playground, boat launch, store, volleyball, horseshoes, fishing, swimming, reservations available.

11.

Lake Ann State Forest Campground

231-922-5280

4 miles (6.5k) north of US-31, on Reynolds Rd.

30 sites, rustic, launch site, hiking trails.

12.

Lake Dubonnet State Forest

231-922-5280

On Wildwood Rd., north of US-31, 10 miles (16k) east of Honor

50 sites, rustic, fishing, hiking, biking, boat launch, tents, and small RVs.

13.

Leelanau Pines Campground (Private)

231-228-5742

On Lake Leelanau, 4 miles (6.5K) north of Cedar on Co. Rd. 643 6500 E. Leelanau Pines Dr. Cedar

181 sites, camp store, game room, boats, showers, trails, playground, propane, laundry, tent sites, full hook up sites, reservations.

14.

Leelanau State Park

231-386-5422

Reservations:
1-800-447-2757

From Leland, M-22 12 miles (19K) north to Northport, then take 201, 640 & 629 8 miles (12.8K)

52 sites, rustic on Lake Michigan 2 mini-cabins, hiking, lighthouse open in summer, reservations available.

15.

Lake Leelanau RV Park (Private)

231-256-7236

On Co. Rd. 643, .5 mile (.8K) north of Co. Rd. 620

3101 S Lake Shore Dr.

196 sites, showers, propane, hookups, cable TV, beach & boats, reservations available.

16.

Platte River State Forest Campground

231-922-5280

East of Honor on US-31, south on Goose Rd. 1 mile (1.6K)

26 sites, rustic, 15 night max stay, small trailers only, no RV's boating fishing snowmobiles, biking, hiking, reservations available.

17.

Sleepy Bear Campground
(Private)

231-326-5566

Indigo Bluffs
(Private)

800-224-4488

3 miles (4.8K) east of Empire on M-72

170 sites, rustic or water, full hookups, showers, heated pool, 2 cabins, 3 bath houses, reservations available. RV park is under construction.

18.

Sunnywoods Resort (Private)

231-325-3952

2.5 miles (4K) east of Honor on US-31

14025Honor Hwy

40 sites with full hookups, adjacent to Platte River, showers, game room, reservations available.

19.

Timberline Campground (Private)

231-882-9548

On US-31, .25 miles (.4K) north of M-115

189 sites, modern, pool, open all year, winter rates, reservations available.

20.

Traverse City State Park

231-922-5270

Reservations: 1-800-447-2757

US-31 north from Traverse City 30 miles (48K) from Empire

343 sites, modern, playground, swimming, fishing, 2 mini-cabins, open all year, youth organization site, reservations available.

21.

Turtle Lake Campground (Private)

231-275-7353

3 miles (4.8K) east of Honor on US-31, right on Co. Rd. 669 2 miles (3.2K), left on Cinder, follow signs

59 sites, rustic and modern, beach, boats, swimming, fishing, showers, cottages, reservations available.

22.

Vacation Trailer Park (Private)

231-882-5101

South of Benzonia on US-31

100 sites, showers, electricity, sewer, water, cabin, canoe and kayak, heated pool, 4 rental trailers on river, reservations available.

23.

Veterans Memorial State Forest

231-922-5280

On US-31, 4 miles (6.5K) east of Honor

24 sites, rustic, no showers 14 night stay max boating, swimming, fishing, hiking.

24.

Grass Lake State Forest Campground

231-922-5280

10 miles NE of Thompsonville via Co. Rd. 669 & Wallin Rd.

15 sites, rustic, 14 nights stay max, no RV's,

boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, boat launch.

25.

Wild Cherry Resort (Private)

231-271-1061

In Traverse City, take M-22 North to Suttons Bay, M-204 West 2 miles (3.2K) to Horn Rd., then .5 miles (.8K) to entrance

49 sites, 25 on lake, water, sewer, electric, reservations available.

 
Map of Campgrounds in the Area

Did You Know?

Inland Lakes

There are 21 inland lakes within Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Explore one of these small lakes for a close-up view of some of the birds, mammals, and wildflowers protected there. By the way, the fishing is usually great! More...