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Campgrounds in Hillsdale County

Have you ever thought about when camping became recreation rather than occupation? For early pioneers it was certainly occupation. As time went on, camping became a time to escape from the pressures of city life. Camping has became a form of recreation for millions of people the world over. Today, a beautiful view out the back door is not enough. There are many folks who want a place of solitute, a place of quiet, a place where no human traces are evident by sight, or sound, or smell, to which they can escape. There are many camping facilities in Hillsdale County which provide this opportunity. Click on the related links below to see what campsite fits your recreational style. Nawagostatepark [Click here to view full size picture]

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GATEWAY PARK CAMPGROUND
4111 West Hallet Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
517-437-7005
Open May 1 - November 1
90 sites - 40 available - 78 with sewer
Facilities include: elctricity, water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming pool, playground, boat rentals, fishing, bottle gas, picnic shelter, recreation room, pets, on leash. Sandy swimming beach on South Sand Lake. Planned activities on weekends.

Hillsdale County Fairgrounds
115 South Broad Street (M-99)
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
517-437-3622
Available for individual and group trailer camping. Electric and water hook-ups available. Limited sewer hooks-ups available(dump site on premises).

Kimball Camp
4444 Long Lake Road
Reading, MI. 49274
517-283-2168
Year around childrens activities camp.

Lone Star Resort
3680 Stub Road
Reading, MI. 49274
517-283-2548
5 cottages for rent on Bear lake May-October. Swimming, fishing , boat included with each cottage. Everything furnished except blankets and linens. Volleyball, basketball, tetherball, and horse shoes.

Michindoh Conference Center
4545 East Bacon Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49252
517-523-3616
Ministry of Norht Ohio Conference, Church of the United Brethren in Christ. Camping for all ages. Conference Center, 16 family units, 34 RV sites, 20 tent sites, 18 camping cabins, recreation center, lake, waterslide, horseback riding, and dinin hall. Open to non-profit groups.

Way Back In Campgroung
3590 Jonesville Road
Jonesville, MI. 49250
517-849-0082
Canoe rental and Camper space available.

Historic Marble Springs
9411 West Chicago Roa(US-12)
Allen, MI. 49227
517-869-2522
1-800-422-6744
Open May-November 1. 60 sites available. Electricity, laundry facilities, picnic pavilion, horseshoes, handicap facilities water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming, paddle boats, playground equipment, fishing, store, miniature golf, vlleyball, basketball, tetherball, softball, pets on leash.

Boot Hill Campground
2320 East Bear Lake Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
517-439-5372
75 primitive campsites with picnic tables. No running water or electricity. Bathroom, wells, dumping station, playground equipment. boat launch.

Somerset Beach Campground
9822 Brooklawn Court
Somerset Center, Mi. 49281
517-688-3783
125 sites, 136 RV sires, tent, and RV rental, private lake, swimming, boating, tennis, archery, recreation fields,rental equipment, playground, lodge, picnic area, laundry, hiking, snack shop, and weekend worship,services, Youth and family resident camping and retreats.

St. Francis Camp on the Lake
10120 Murry Rd.
Jerome, Mi. 49249
517-688-9212

www.saintfranciscamp.org
Open: June-September. Summer Camp for mentally impaired (children and adults).

Sugar Bush Park
2571 South Sand Lake Road
Hillsdale, Mi. 49242
517-4399525
44 site available. Open May 1 - September 30. Facilities: Electricity, handicap facilities, water hook-ups, flush toilets, showers, swimming, playground, fishing, store, picnic shelter, pavilion, recreation room, game room, rental trailers, modern bathhouse, pets on leash. Country music on Saturday evenings.

Wildwood Arces
14508 Goose Lake Road
Jonesville, Mi. 49250
517-524-7149
Open: April 15 - October 1
Over 125 sites. 6 with sewer. Quiet lake setting. Hiking trails, pine forest, paddle boats, canoes, recreational facilities, small store, video games, swimming, and fishing. Pets on leash.

Moscow Maples RV Park
8291 East Chicago Road
Moscow, MI. 49257
517-688-3865
www.moscowmaples.com
Campsites, playground, building for activities, sewer hook-ups.

Annie's Cabins
Little Long Lake
Montgomery, Mi. 49255
517-437-3427
Sleeps 4. Rent: May - October. Quiet setting, Very clean, fully furnsihed kitchen. Bring own bedding and towels. Swimming, fishing, canoe and motorized boat provided with cabin.

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