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Overview of Garey Lake Trail Camp

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 100

Reservations yes

Elevation 918 ft / 279 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Garey Lake Trail Camp 2 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
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Location
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Site Quality
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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/5G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 8/11/2022
AT&T 5G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/11/2022
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 8/11/2022
Jonathan & Alice
Spearfish, SD
34' Flagstaff 832IKBS
Chevrolet Silverado
8 reviews
“Huge mostly unused area.”

Reviewed 8/11/2022

Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 0
Overall Rating

We stayed in nearby Garey Lake State Forest Campground but inspected this one while there. The fee is $6 per person / night but right now it is free due to a water issue. The grass is not being maintained but other than that it is huge with sites that can accommodate any size rig. Do not need horses to stay here.

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AT&T 5G
Verizon 5G
T-Mobile 4G

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Dennis and Tracy
KY
20' Forest River R-Pod
Dodge Durango
8 reviews
“Huge camp- nobody here!!”

Reviewed 7/5/2018

Nightly rate: $21
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

This Trail Camp is down the road from Garey Lake Campground ( Also a nice place to camp). This, assume was an old orchard converted to a horse camp. Many unnumbered sites and not a soul was here. A couple bucks cheaper then Garey Lake Campground - No horses- your still welcome to camp- a pair of Vault toilet- very clean - didnt see pump water- It was super quiet and private. Again not a soul, just us. we picked a spot in the back where there were tall pines and someone built a fire ring. a big plus was our dog was free to run till his hearts content that night. More open, some shade- Will fit large rigs but road in is gravel/dirt. Check out Garey Lake Campground AND the TRAIL camp and see what best fits you. Compared to side by side camping to some of the near by state parks... we would take this place any day if you know how to boondock. (No body was here- but I would assume maybe horse clubs use/rent this place? So I can't predict who will be camping here in the future as far as usage)

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Verizon 4G

Dennis and Tracy would stay here again

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Wandering Pulse
MI
25' Fleetwood Pulse
234 reviews

noted 9/29/2019

The camp was designed for use by equestrian campers riding the Shore-to-Shore Trail. The area can accommodate tents and trailers and has a maximum capacity of 200. Equestrian trail rider groups planning a ride may need to acquire a permit. If the event will utilize multiple campgrounds, please contact the Cadillac Operations Service Center at 231-775-9727 x. 6006. If the event will only utilize one campground, please contact this facility at 231-276-9511. Visit the MTRA website to view maps or call 989-723-1425 for more information.

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
Facilities
  • group campground
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

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