Highland Recreation Area

Highland Recreation Area


Location:17 miles west of Pontiac on M-59, 12 miles east of US 23 or 14 miles west of I-75.
Facilities:30 rustic and equestrian campsites, organization campground, a modern lodge, picnic areas, picnic shelters (é), hiking trails (17 miles), mountain bike trails (16 miles), equestrian trails (12 miles), riding stable, swimming beach, beach house, 2 fishing piers, 3 dog field-trial areas, snowmobile area.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, wildlife observation.
Special Features:Park includes three day-use areas and access sites on four lakes. It also includes 546-acre Haven Hill Natural Area, which has all of Michigan's forest types as well as some unusual flora and fauna, providing an excellent educational facility.
Address:5200 E Highland Rd
White Lake, MI 48383

Phone:248-889-3750
Web: www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/ParksandTrailsInfo.aspx?id=455
Size: 5,903 acres.

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Highland Recreation Area, located in Oakland County, will undergo a nearly $1.6 million road renovation project this summer.
The Highland Recreation Area project is funded by user fees from Michigan's Recreation Passport, which is required for vehicle entry into state parks.

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