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Overview of Garey 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 13

Pad Type grass

Elevation 853 ft / 259 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Garey Lake State Forest Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/5G
Confirmed by 3 Users
Last reported 8/11/2022
AT&T 4G/5G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 8/11/2022
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/11/2022
Jonathan & Alice
Jonathan & Alice
Spearfish, SD
10 reviews
“Nice Campground”

Reviewed 8/11/2022

Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 4
RV Length: 34' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Small quiet camping area. Can hold a few larger rigs but most sites are better for small rigs or tents. The spots for larger rigs also have good sun exposure for solar. Lake has swimming and kayaking/canoe access. Cell service is minimal but there is some exposure for Starlink. This campground is currently FREE due to no water availabi... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
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AT&T 5G
Verizon 5G
T-Mobile 4G

Jonathan & Alice would stay here again

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“Varying sizes sites, not busy”

Reviewed 8/12/2018

Nightly rate: $15
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 2
RV Length: 36' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Wanted to visit nearby Sleeping Bear but didn't have reservations and 34ft travel trailer was questionable for fitting in FCFS campground. Fees here are $15 a night plus $9 a day. People swimming at boat launch. Sites vary in size. Only downside was the full dumpster smelled really bad and was close to our site. We arrived on Sunday af... more

Access
Location
Site Quality
Noise
AT&T 4G
Verizon 4G

MartinsInMotion would stay here again

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8 reviews
“Stayed at Garey Lake Trail Camp- couple bucks cheaper but...”

Reviewed 7/5/2018

Nightly rate: $25
RV Length: 20' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Garey Lake Campground and Garey Lake Trail Camp are next to each other on the road- Now we stayed at the (Horse) Trail Camp but... Garey Lake Campground was very nice, maintained well- Not crowded at all. We stayed at the Trail camp down the road because there was NOONE there. 200 sites capacities and not a soul- (SEE review ) Ga... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
Verizon 4G

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Amenities

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

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