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

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MUST GO!!

great drive, easy to get to , and very nice place to check out. Must go here and check it out. Michigan is AWESOME!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Milford, Michigan
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Mackinaw City, Michigan
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

It is a nice park with a beautiful beach. The bathrooms are far from clean. I was very happy I lived close enough to drive home and shower. The dead tree limbs could be trimmed down and it would open up some space in a very crowded park where the spots are small. I was very disappointed after spending time... More 

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Milford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

great drive, easy to get to , and very nice place to check out. Must go here and check it out. Michigan is AWESOME!!

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Petoskey, Michigan
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Have been camping there every summer for 35yrs can't think of any other place I would rather go. Leaving to go back tomorrow. Cant tell you how much I enjoy the park

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The state park land is gorgeous...the campsites not so much...campers packed in like sardines right on top of each other...no privacy between sites...some really too small for RVs to park on...Rules not enforced...noisy...speeding cars in camp...Chaos...Will try it again in the fall...maybe it will be more enjoyable. Bathrooms and showers not good...need updating...The State has a jewel there that they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Went for a few days with my husband. Our site was just enough space away from the others. We were able to leave for the day and go to Mackinac island, the park is about 5 miles from the ferrys. Also, it's a dark sky park, so we were able to see the stars and planets, and even the northern... More 

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Chesterfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 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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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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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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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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