Ambrose Lake State Forest Campground

Dept. Natural Resources

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Houghton Creek Road West Branch, MI 48661 989-473-2258 Official Website

GPS: 44.4072, -84.2555

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Overview of Ambrose Lake State Forest Campground

Michigan Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into state parks and recreation areas, state boat launches, state forest campgrounds and state trail parking lots. The Michigan Recreation Passport does not cover local, county, municipal, or metropolitan parks or recreation areas. Learn more: Michigan Recreation Passport

Number of Sites 25

Pad Type dirt

Elevation 1,246 ft / 379 m

Max Stay 15

Max Length 40 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Ambrose Lake State Forest Campground 1 person has reviewed this location.

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Location
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5 reviews
“Clean, quiet and off grid”

Reviewed 9/7/2022

Nightly rate: $14
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 21
Overall Rating

Sites are huge! Very clean and grassy. Many back up to small lake. Pit toilets clean, no hookups, and very quiet. No signal for Verizon.

Several big fifth wheels and MH’s. Enter from west on Piper Lake Rd. All other ways in suck if towing a trailer.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
Verizon

ScubaSteve would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • casino
  • fishing
  • OHV
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault

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