Carp River Campground

Hiawatha National Forest

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Mackinac Trail St. Ignace, MI 49781 906-428-5800 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 46.0337, -84.7191

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Overview of Carp River Campground

Number of Sites 20

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally May - October

Elevation 590 ft / 179 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Carp River Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 7/24/2020
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 7/24/2020
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Matthew_Ford2831
Tucson, AZ 29' Nash 25c Ram 2500
1 review
“Quiet campground with limited services”

Reviewed 7/24/2020

Nightly rate: $18
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 13
Overall Rating

We stopped here for two nights on our way from Ohio to Arizona. It’s a quiet campground with limited services. Recommend having plenty of water & empty gray and black tanks. Not much for kids to do other than explore and hike. There was a lot of Poision ivy and mosquitoes in and around our site. Cell signal performance AT&T was ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

Matthew_Ford2831 would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

“I loved it!”

Reviewed 6/24/2019

Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 3
Overall Rating

Beautiful, secluded campground. Big campsites! Nice picnic table and fire ring. We had a pull-through site across from the drinking water and dumpster and next to the bathroom. I fogged with Yard Guard and it made it very livable with all the mosquitoes. The tall thick trees, the river bubbling below, the birds singing and a bonfire g... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

Pung would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

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Robin
24' Jayco X23b Hybrid
15 reviews
“Inexpensive camping near Mackinac Island”

Reviewed 9/26/2016

Nightly rate: $16
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 17
Overall Rating

This is an old style National Forest campground that is located about 20 minutes north of Saint Ignace in the Upper Peninsula. You can catch a ferry to Mackinac Island in downtown Saint Ignace so this campground is an inexpensive alternative to the expensive state park or private parks if you are set up for rustic camping. We used it a... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 3G

Robin would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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