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Address: 903 Wilderness Park Dr, Carp Lake, MI 49718
Phone Number: (231) 436-5381

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Beautiful Views!

Nice campground. We went for our anniversary but will return with the kids. Beautiful views of Lake Michigan. Clean bathrooms. Showers could use some attention.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Chesterfield, Michigan
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Chesterfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

Nice campground. We went for our anniversary but will return with the kids. Beautiful views of Lake Michigan. Clean bathrooms. Showers could use some attention.

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Highland, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We camped as a group of 6 lots with about 10 families at this beautiful state park in Northern Michigan over father's day 2015. In this large group we have 3 state park employees. And I have to say if I were responsible for cleaning the bathrooms at Wilderness I would be totally discussed. The floors were filthy, and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Wilderness State Park is quite a beauty! It covers 10,000 acres and 26 miles of shores with a view on Lake Michigan. We camped here. However when we arrived the campsite we reserved was still occupied. We were surprised when we were given the best camping spot in the whole camp, right near Lake Michigan. Our view was outstanding! The... More 

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Flint, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

There isn't anything we don't love. The view is wonderful. Park is clean. Really close to a lot of attractions. We are repeat campers.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Wilderness State Park is magical and truly wild, if you stay out of the campground. Rent a cabin instead, either deep in the woods, or on the shore of Lake Michigan. Bunk beds, an outdoor water pump, a port-a-john and a wood stove provide your only modern comforts, leaving you to your own devices to make your own fun. Miles... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Best campground I've stayed on Lake Michigan. We arrived there shortly after a storm without reservations on Labor day weekend. There had been a lot of cancellations, and the attendant said there were no lake side campsites left. After looking at the availability map I chose a site near the lake across from the playground/beach. The picture below was our... More 

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Peoria, Az.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Be sure to buy your groceries in town before you come out this way. Once you are here you will really enjoy the lake and the view and all the nice people.

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Hudson, Florida, United States
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Gaylord DNR has drained O'NEAL LAKE. It's HORRIBLE!!!! Habitat has been destroyed! Don't visit......It will break your heart!

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Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This state park is located right on Lake Michigan. It's only 15 minutes from Mackinaw City/Mackinac Bridge. The view from the lake side campsites is spectacular. It's away from the road so all you hear at night is the waves washing ashore.

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Macomb, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed on the water front side, which was pretty nice. Water was really clear and not unbearable as far as the temp. The sites on the water side are all sandy and in the pines are cement pads. The only drawback I have about it is the bathrooms are dirty.

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Address: Address: 903 Wilderness Park Dr, Carp Lake, MI 49718
Phone Number: (231) 436-5381
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Carp Lake

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