Young State Park

Michigan State Park

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2280 Boyne City Road Boyne City, MI 49712 231-582-7523 Reservations: 800-447-2757 Official Website

GPS: 45.2358, -85.0421

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Overview of Young State Park

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 240

Pad Type mixed

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally April - October

Elevation 623 ft / 189 m

Max Stay 15

Max Length 45 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Young State Park 3 people have reviewed this location.

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Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 7/19/2020
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 8/18/2020
1 review
“Great beach but very busy”

Reviewed 8/18/2020

Days stayed: 9
Site Number: 200
Overall Rating

The hiking trail was not maintained at all. I tried to hike it but it was a swamp and not passable. Our site was great because we could make it private but most were in the open. We were in Spruce and the other campground looked nicer.

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24' Thor Motor Coach 22FE
6 reviews
“Great Beach”

Reviewed 7/19/2020

Nightly rate: $33
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 134
Overall Rating

You can easily walk to Lake Charlevoix. Great beach access from the park. There were also great bike trails all around the park. The facilities could use some updating. They weren’t terrible but they also weren’t the best. Overall a great location if you’re looking into going to Petoskey or Charlevoix.

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Verizon 4G

Thompson would stay here again

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25' Airstream International
Ford F150
128 reviews
“Great park even if you can’t get a lake front site”

Reviewed 9/10/2019

Nightly rate: $33
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 20
Overall Rating

We decided to stay here after someone told us it was their favorite park in the state. There are 3 camping loops. The Oak and Terrace loops are more spacious and private and a decent number of spots have lake views and the few lake front spots are amazing if you can get one. The terrace loop is closer to the boat launch and dog fri... more

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AT&T 4G would stay here again

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  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • Partial Hookups
  • basketball court
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • dog run
  • dump station
  • general store
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
  • dog run
  • pets


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