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Address: 15310 N Lighthouse Point Road, Northport, MI
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Peaceful rustic camping, most activities off site

We spent 2-nights here the last weekend in June. We were looking for some place within an hour of Sleeping Bear Dunes, reserve-able in advance, preferably with rustic camping and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
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Grand Rapids, MI
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75 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Nice place to visit. Only 4.00 to enter lighthouse. The grounds and buildings are well maintained right on the shoreline of Lake Michigan

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We spent 2-nights here the last weekend in June. We were looking for some place within an hour of Sleeping Bear Dunes, reserve-able in advance, preferably with rustic camping and on Lake Michigan. This fit the bill. The plus sides are there are lots of beautiful trees in the campground and it has a lovely, peaceful feel. The lighthouse is... More 

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

very small park, it was very nice. had a playground for the kids. had a museum on the property. nice trails along the water that lead to the camping area.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I stayed here with my boyfriend for a couple of days recently and we had a great trip. The park was clean and not overly crowded. There is no electrical hookups or showers, so if you are looking for those don't stay here. They do have vault restrooms, which were surprisingly well kept and clean. I usually hate vault restrooms... More 

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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I am not an avid camper or so but I have been to few of these. This was the best so far. At the tip of Michigan, we had Cedar cabin in the park, which was nicely done for us. I could see the Lakeshore from there and HAD to go for a walk early in the morning to breathe... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We hiked to the lookout and then down to the water. Dunes are amazing. We were the only people there. Kids had a blast looking for petosky stones, playing in the sand dunes, and hiking in the woods. A great place to get outside with the family.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My wife and I drove out to the lighthouse only to find that we had to pay to see it. I didn't really think it was worth the $10 for a few minutes of the lighthouse. Kind of expensive considering it's only $13 to camp overnight there. Plus, there was no ranger at the gate to tell us anything. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Very nice visit and view. Park is a very nice rustic area. Light House was nice. We had a very nice day viewing the Bay Area. Worth the time to just drive out and take in the scenery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were recommended to head up to Leelanau to experience the snowshoe trails of the state park. Little did we know that the trails were not connected with viewing the lighthouse. We took a quick detour and explored the surrounding area of the lighthouse. The brisk, windy weather did not allow us to venture for long by the lighthouse, so... More 

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Leelanau, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful, rustic campground! Great hiking trails are just south of the lighthouse and campground. The lighthouse is unique and hosts a great little museum. Natural beauty all around!

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Address: 15310 N Lighthouse Point Road, Northport, MI
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Leelanau County  >  Northport

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