This open sunny equestrian-friendly campground is sprinkled with young oaks and jack pines. The campground consists of a group camping area used by equestrians riding the Shore-to-Shore Trail, a 420-mile trail system open to hiking and horseback riding, that stretches east-west from Empire to Oscoda with two additional northern and southern spur trails.
The facility accommodates tents and trailers and includes vault toilets and potable water from a well-hand pump. There is a submersible pump that requires a 5000 watt generator. Maximum capacity is 200 individuals (approximately 50 wheeled recreational vehicles).
This campground is maintained with the help of the Michigan Trail Riders Association.
Length: 420-mile Shore to Shore trail system
Type: Riding, Hiking
Terrain: Hills, woods, meadows, fields, rivers
Reservations for group camping can be taken by the management unit up to 6 months in advance but no later than 1 week before the group’s arrival. A minimum of 10 individuals is required for a reservation unless a lesser amount is allowed by the unit manager. A group camp fee of $6 per individual per night along with a $10 reservation fee will be required at the time of the reservation. Cancellations and modifications can be made up to 7 days in advance (a modification fee may apply). If the group will utilize multiple campgrounds along the trail, please contact the Cadillac Operations Service Center at 231-775-9727, ext. 6006.