Big Lake State Forest Campground

Dept. Natural Resources

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Big Lake Road Watton, MI 49970 906-353-6558 Official Website

GPS: 46.6112, -88.5691

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Overview of Big 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 12

Open Seasonally Contact Park - Open May 1

Elevation 1,246 ft / 379 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Last reported 9/24/2021
7 reviews
“Beautiful quiet spot”

Reviewed 9/24/2021

Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 2
Overall Rating

Self service first come first serve. We were there in late Sept so there were no bugs. Looks like big country in the summer though.

There was only one other site occupied.

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Dmercer would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • boat ramp
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