Wilderness State Park


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Wilderness State Park


Location:In Emmet County, 11 miles west of Mackinaw City.
Facilities:250 modern campsites, 6 rustic cabins, 3 rustic bunkhouses (group use), picnic area, playground, multi-use trails (16 miles), boat launch, snowmobile area.
Activities:Camping, fishing, swimming, bicycling (including mountain biking), hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, wildlife observation, birdwatching, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park features wilderness areas, 26 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, and 16 miles of trails. Much of the terrain is dense forest, and anyone going into the forest is advised to take a map and compass as it's easy to get lost there. (Some sections of the interior show little evidence of ever having been occupied by man.)
Address:903 Wilderness Park Dr
Carp Lake, MI 49718

Phone:231-436-5381
Web: www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/ParksandTrailsInfo.aspx?id=509
Size: 10,369 acres.

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Notes: Mandatory walkthrough March 14, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Wilderness State Park Maintenance Bldg, 903 Wilderness Park Drive, Carp lake, MI.
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